Young Evangelicals for Climate Action

Founding Year: 2012

Staff: 2

Budget:

Kyle Meyaard-Schaap (National organizer, spokesperson)

Young members of Evangelical churches who wish to mobilize others like themselves to action on climate change, and to influence and hold accountable senior Evangelical leaders.

Programs:

  • Climate Leaders Awards: awards given to youth who take exemplary action on climate issues
  • Project Leaders Program: Project Leaders receive training and funding to work with experienced YECA staff and partners to develop a theological and practical approach to climate activism.
  • Climate Leadership Fellows: Recruits, mentors, and commissions evangelical undergraduate students from across the United States and beyond.

Resources: Website links to many publications, news of actions

 

Young Evangelicals for Climate Action contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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