I’m literally holding the next generation in my own hands.

sylvia moss, seattle
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Climate Impacts Families

Washington families are joining the climate movement because we understand that protecting our children from the ravages of air pollution and climate change caused by burning oil, gas and coal is our greatest, most urgent moral calling.

The unrivaled quality of life we enjoy in the Pacific Northwest is why so many families call Washington home. Now, we’re standing up alongside the Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy for our children’s right to clean air, a stable economy and a healthy natural environment.

More than 120,000 children in Washington State have asthma — that’s higher than the national average.

stories of impact

Washington Families Join the Climate Movement

For Moms, Making a Better Future Is a Top Priority

Climate change and animal welfare has always been a concern for Sylvia Moss. But when she became a mom, wanting a better future for this world—and for her son—turned “Technicolor.” Read More

Protecting Environment a Way of Life for Seattle Mom

“As a mom you really start looking beyond the current situation and to what’s coming for your kids, and their kids. We need to take action now so our kids have a better future,” says Jemae Hoffman. Read More

Caring for Others Means Caring About Climate Change

As a mom and as a nurse it scares Amelia Kaune to think about what the world could look like in 50 years if global warming continues at its current pace. Read More.

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our founding partners

A Washington-Wide Alliance

“Climate change is about health: the health of our children, our communities, and our planet. We call for immediate action to reduce the impacts of climate change.”

renee klein,
american lung
association of the

“When we fail to stop climate change, communities suffer from pollution and income inequality and we place our shared future at great risk.”

rich stolz,
one america

Jobs & Clean Energy Supporters

  • 21 Progress
  • 350 Bellingham
  • 350 Seattle
  • 350.org
  • Alliance for a Just Society
  • American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific
  • Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS)
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, King County Chapter
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, South Puget Sound Chapter
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, Spokane Chapter
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, Yakima Valley Chapter
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, Pierce County Chapter
  • Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, Snohomish County Chapter
  • Audubon Washington
  • Bicep
  • Calyx
  • Children’s Alliance
  • Citizens for a Clean Harbor
  • Climate Change For Families
  • Climate Solutions
  • Coalition of immigrant refugees and communities of color
  • Colectiva Legal del Pueblo
  • Columbia Riverkeeper
  • Community to Community (C2C)
  • Consumers Union
  • CoolMom
  • Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition / Technical Advisory Group
  • Earth Club UW Chapter
  • Earth ministry
  • Earthship Seattle
  • El Centro de la Raza
  • Environment Washington
  • Environmental Action
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2)
  • Environmental Professionals of Color, Seattle Chapter
  • Evergreen Students for Climate Action
  • Faith Action Network
  • Feet First
  • ForestEthics
  • Fremont Brewing Company
  • Friends of Grays Harbor
  • Friends of the Columbia Gorge
  • FRIENDS of the San Juans
  • Fuse Washington
  • Got Green
  • Grays Harbor Audubon Society
  • Greenpeace USA
  • Health Care Without Harm
  • Institute of Neurotoxicology & Neurological Disorders (INND)
  • Irthlingz Arts-Based Environmental Education
  • Latino Community Fund of Washington
  • Legacy of Equality Leadership and Organizing (LELO)
  • Moms Clean Air Force
  • National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum- Seattle Chapter
  • National Wildlife Federation
  • Neomer
  • Northwest Cooperative Development Center
  • Northwest Seed
  • NW Energy Coalition
  • Olympic Climate Action
  • OneAmerica
  • Progreso: Latino Progres
  • PSARA, Puget Sound Adocates for Retirement Action
  • Puget Sound Sage
  • Rajana Society
  • RE Sources for Sustainable Communities
  • SafeGuard the South Fork
  • Seattle Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation
  • SEIU 775
  • SeQuential
  • Sierra Club, WA Chapter
  • Solar Resource Assessment LLC
  • Statewide Poverty Action Network
  • Sunergy Systems
  • Sustainable West Seattle
  • Tacoma Green Drinks
  • Tenants Union of Washington State
  • The Lands Council
  • The Washington Bus
  • Tilth Producers of Washington
  • Tiny Trees Preschool
  • Trane
  • Transition Fidalgo & Friends
  • Transportation Choices
  • UFCW 21
  • Union of Concerned Scientists
  • University Temple United Methodist Church & Society Committee
  • Washington CAN!
  • Washington Conservation Voters
  • Washington Environmental Council
  • Washington Green Schools
  • Washington Interfaith Power and Light
  • Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Washington State Budget & Policy Center
  • Washington state labor council
  • Washington Sustainable Food & Farming Network
  • WashPIRG
  • Win/win Action