Harlem’s WE-ACT President Peggy Shepard Awarded With The National Order Of Merit By France

Peggy Shepard began her journalistic career as the first African-American field reporter at the Indianapolis News. Continue Reading →

Hip Hip Hooray, WE ACT For Environmental Justice Awarded Bezos Earth Fund Grant for National Justice

WE ACT for Environmental Justice received a $6 million grant from the Bezos Earth Fund. Continue Reading →

New Yorkers To Create An Accountability To Framework On Environmental Justice Issues

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYC Environmental Justice Advisory Board today announced the commencement of a public comment period from August 5th to September 5th, 2021. Continue Reading →

WE ACT Board Chair, Rory Christian Named To The New York State Public Service Commission

The New York State Senate confirmed Rory Christian, a longtime supporter and current Chair of Harlem-based WE ACT Board of Directors, to Commissioner of the New York State Public Service Commission. Continue Reading →

Climate Movement Shows Power at New York City Candidate Climate Briefing

This afternoon, representatives from 49 campaigns for New York City elected officials attended a briefing on climate change. Continue Reading →

WE ACT Action Alert: NYC Launches Environmental Justice Study & Seeks Community Input

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, in partnership with the NYC Environmental Justice Advisory Board (which is chaired by WE ACT‘s Peggy Shepard), has launched the community engagement process for the Environmental Justice For All report. Continue Reading →

How To Lead Your Team In A Time Of Chaos And Complexity

By David B. Peterson

In times of crisis, things can go from “business as usual” to “business unusual” in the blink of an eye. Continue Reading →

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