National Leader of the Sunrise Movement,
January 21, 2020, 7:30-9 PM
Willard School Auditorium
185 Powder Mill RD., Concord, MA
On January 21, 2020, the Climate Solution Speaker Series is
thrilled to present Varshini Prakash, Co-founder and Executive
Director of the Sunrise Movement. The Sunrise Movement is a
youth-led grassroots organization mobilizing millions to stop
climate change and transform the economy. Last September, the
Sunrise Movement was a key organizer in the Global Climate
Strike which attracted millions of protesters in 163 countries.
Varshini was raised in Acton, MA and graduated from the
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where she led a
successful campaign to force trustees to divest holdings in fossil-
fuel companies. Her work has been featured in The New York
Times, the New Yorker, WBUR and more.