Climate Preparedness Week 2019: A How-To Guide

  As summer comes to a close, CREW’s second annual Climate Preparedness Week is on the horizon--now less than 2-months away. Climate Preparedness Week 2019, held September 24-30th, is going to be a culmination of nearly two year’s worth of hard work. This year, we are proud to have a great variety of Climate Preparedness events across the state. Click here to find one near you!  Continue reading

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Happy summer, folks! Keep reading to learn about what we’ve been up to this spring, and to hear about our upcoming projects. Continue reading

Joint Climate Resilience and Affordable Housing Advocacy

    We at CREW are proud to join a strong group of housing and climate groups in calling for increased government support in climate resilience and affordable housing. Advocates for these causes gathered at yesterday’s Joint Committee on Revenue hearing to testify for legislation that would double the deeds excise tax on real estate sales. This tax would provide over $150 million per year and put money into both climate resilience and affordable housing. Continue reading

Climate Change, Faith, & Vulnerability Summit

Dear friends, Earlier this month we were thrilled to host an interfaith summit on “Climate Change, Faith, and Vulnerability” with partners at Old South Church in Boston. Continue reading

Haiti Initiative Presentation

Last weekend, we were pleased to partner with committed volunteers from The Haiti Initiative to host a presentation and community conversation on climate change in the Port neighborhood of Cambridge. We discussed why the climate is changing, how the impacts are being felt in Cambridge, and what we can do to prepare for increases in extreme heat and flooding. Continue reading

Happy Holidays from CREW!

Happy Holidays! As we reflect on the past year and look forward to the next, we want to thank you—our supporters—for your interest, advocacy, and hard work on behalf of CREW. Our work wouldn’t be possible without you. Continue reading

Fall 2018 Newsletter

Keep reading to learn about what we’ve been up to this fall, and to hear about our upcoming projects. Continue reading

Summer 2018 Newsletter

Read on for updates on what we've been up to this summer, and how you can get involved during Climate Preparedness Week in September! Continue reading

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Last week we sent out our first quarterly newsletter! Keep reading to hear what we've been up to this fall. Continue reading

CREW Presents at the Localize it! Conference

  “Let’s build a shared vision for our future.” We heard this theme echoed throughout last weekend’s ‘Localize it!’ Conference, a gathering hosted at Vermont Law School and convened by Building a Local Economy (BALE) in collaboration with the New England Resilience and Transition Network. Continue reading