Join us for the Youth Power Summit on April 20-21st!


Contributed by Marian Brown

Where will you be on Earth Day weekend? Join us on Saturday, April 20st from 9:30am - 7:30pm and again on Sunday, April 21st from 9:30am -12:30pm for the Youth Power Summit at the Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise at Ithaca College. Become a "Solutionary!"

The Youth Power Summit is the Youth track of the Climate Smart & Climate Ready conference, a major, multi-sector, regional initiative under the leadership of Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton aimed at making our communities more climate friendly and climate resilient. The Youth Power Summit will explore millennials’ leadership in the growing field of “New Economics” and in locally focused, sustainable and anti-oppressive projects in Ithaca and Upstate New York.

The Youth Power Summit has partnered with the internationally recognized New Economics Institute, and together, with the support of Sustainability at Ithaca College, "Committed to Change", the Green Umbrella, and other student and community organizations, we have organized an amazing roster of workshops, panel presentations, and keynote speakers, including:

Registration is Free! Register for the Youth Power Summit 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Marian Brown at or (607) 274-3787. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.