Ten Strands is currently sponsoring Senate Bill 424, which would secure permanent state funding for the California Regional Environmental Education Community (CREEC) Network. If you, your organization, or anyone in your network would like to offer letters of support, please contact Ariel Whitson for templates and assistance. We also ask that you consider signing and sharing this petition to garner grassroots support for SB 424.
Here are some upcoming events in the Bay Area, from March to June!
The North Face Explore Fund grants are now open through April 5
Free National Park Entrance Days in 2017!
Watch Opening the Gateway, a 4 minute documentary by National Park Service Ranger Jenna Heckel about the intersection of the Wilderness Information Center at the University of California Merced, the Yosemite Leadership Program and Every Kid In a Park efforts to engage underrepresented youth in the outdoors.
All youth in California will now have greater access to environmental literacy because of the updated science framework for the California Department of Education.
Across the country last week, people voted to protect our environment for future generations.