To participate, please submit a letter or video addressed to your family or community about your commitment to take bold action on climate.

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  • Tell us how your community has been – or may soon become – impacted by climate change. Share how these effects have influenced your thinking on climate change.

  • Think boldly about the future. Share your ideas on how we can reimagine America’s future.

  • Climate change threatens some of the places and experiences that are most important to us. Describe something or someplace that you love that you want to preserve for your family and your community.

  • Share what you will do to protect your community from the impacts of climate change.

  • Invite others to join you. How can other members of your community also take action?

After you are done, share your message with your family, friends, and your community. All messages will be published on our partners’ websites and promoted through social media.

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