Our Village, Community Corner

Global Climate Action Summit - San Francisco, September 2018

Dates: Sept 11 -14, 2018

Location:  COVO SF, 981 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103

Schedule: OurVillage.us | Facebook events

OUR VILLAGE is a convening, cultural hub, and immersive experience, bringing indigenous peoples, communities of color, and grassroots voices to the forefront of the Global Climate Action Summit. All around the world local communities are responding to climate change with powerful resilience, innovative action, and a spirit that can profoundly impact our world. OUR VILLAGE brings this spirit into the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, September 2018, and invites people from all walks of life to belong to a community inspired by justice and our connection to the earth.

Partner Opportunities

Our come one, come allwe need everyone to change everything approach to the ACC Hub will mean we have space for all types of key partners.

For each type of partner there are opportunities to support with sponsorship funding and in-kind support. Further, there are ample opportunities to support with programming and content, creativity, leadership, and participation, such as:

Arts & Culture Partners

We seek arts and culture partners to sponsor / underwrite programming, contribute to our art exhibition, street art installation, musical performances, and panels and talks on the role of art and artists in movement building, and as communicators, messengers, and connectors.

Business Partners

We seek business partners to sponsor / underwrite programming, contribute to panels and talks on climate leadership, climate solutions, and clean energy industries, and to provide clean energy and sustainable product demonstrations.

Community Partners

We seek organizational community partners from climate and environmental movements, civil rights and social justice movements, indigenous rights movements, the immigration movement, women’s rights and LGBT movements, and community-based organizations. Community partners can sponsor / underwrite programming or contribute content, production, and anything else they are able to lend.

Media Partners

We seek media partners to sponsor / underwrite programming, contribute to the amplification of the content and messages generated at the ACC Hub. Media partners can be content distribution partners, contribute to content production, and can have a home base at the venue space for conducting interviews and covering the Summit.

Philanthropic Partners

We seek philanthropic partners to sponsor / underwrite programming, contribute to content and programming that includes discussions on the role of philanthropy in climate justice agendas, solutions, and community power building.  There are ample opportunities for branding across the space and on materials created to publicize for the culture hub.

Technology Partners

We seek technology partners to contribute to content, programming, and discussions on the role of tech in powering the transition to clean energy, and empowering movements and communities to demand and create a sustainable and just world.  

Contact: brittany@ifnotusthenwho.me for more information.

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