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Date: 5:00pm - 7:00pm PDT March 21 Location: Legal Research Center

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Please join us to hear from Coreal Ridlay-White, Community Engagement Manager for Our Children’s Trust, a non-profit group that advocates for legally-binding, science-based climate recovery policies.

Coreal will provide an overview of the history of OCT, an update on the current federal lawsuit, and will discuss how community members can get involved. Please join us for this exciting and inspiring event!

More about Our Children’s Trust:

Our Children’s Trust elevates the voice of youth to secure the legal right to a stable climate and healthy atmosphere for the benefit of all present and future generations. Through our programs, youth participate in advocacy, public education and civic engagement to ensure the viability of all natural systems in accordance with science.

Our Children’s Trust was recently featured on 60 Minutes to a national audience! Check out their segment here.

About our speaker:

Coreal Riday-White received a B.A. in Community Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz, before going on to work as a mental health counselor and special education instructor for youth group homes in California and Oregon. After backpacking across both South and Central America, Coreal returned to school, earning a J.D. from the City University of New York, School of Law. Coreal joined the OCT team in the Fall of 2015.

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