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American Rivers Job Announcement - Short Term CWS Georgia Fellow

Posted by EPOC Atlanta on August 14, 2014 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

American Rivers Atlanta office is looking to add one more person to our team on a short-term basis to work on Georgia/metro Atlanta related Clean Water Supply work.

You can find the job posting here!


American Rivers | Rivers Connect Us www.americanrivers.org

Keep up on the latest river news and info: www.americanrivers.org/update

Locals Celebrate MLK Day with Environmental Conference on Diversity and Inclusion

Posted by EPOC Atlanta on October 15, 2013 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

For Immediate Release

Contact: Charles Orgbon
CEO, Greening Forward
Office: (855) 326-8336
corgbon@greeningforward.org, info.epocatlanta@gmail.com

Locals Celebrate MLK Day with Environmental Conference on Diversity and Inclusion

Atlanta, Georgia – October 15, 2013

The Environmental Professionals of Color – Atlanta Chapter aims to galvanize the spirit of this upcoming MLK Day to spark a local dialogue on the lack of diversity in the environmental movement. Since its recent founding in August 2012, EPOC Atlanta has provided a forum for collaboration among environmental organizations, and professionals and students of color within metropolitan Atlanta communities. The group hopes to challenge barriers to inclusion in the environmental sustainability sector through networking, advocacy and community outreach. The Environmental Diversity & Inclusion Roundtable is the first of its programs.

When: Monday, January 20, 2014; 8:30am until 12:00pm

Where: Southface, 241 Pine St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308; Free parking

What: Environmental Diversity & Inclusion; panels and breakout groups on how to increase diversity in your environmental organization

Who: Environmental professionals and students of the environmental sphere

Why: Despite making up 36% of the population, people of color are represented 11% in the staff of natural resource organization and 9% in natural resource organizations’ boards

Website: epocatlanta.webs.com

Cost: Free (pre-registration); $10 per person at the door

Be a leader for the EPOC Atlanta Chapter!

Posted by EPOC Atlanta on February 9, 2013 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Are you interested in leading this up and coming group? Applications for leadership are now live! Please visit the home page to apply.