Become a Montgomery County Climate Stories Ambassador

Teenage / Young adult Asian male interviewing his Asian grandfather
Photographer: Jason Davis, Climate Stories Project February 1, 2022
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Montgomery County is partnering with Climate Stories Project, and local community-based organizations and networks, to offer a free, virtual three-part training program to help you tell your climate story! Everyone has a climate change story. Tell your climate story and inspire others to take action to confront the climate crisis.

Become a Climate Stories Ambassador:

  • Let elected officials know how climate change impacts you and your community
  • Let your voice and the voices of your neighbors, friends, and relatives be heard
  • Inspire actions that improve health, resiliency, the environment, and quality of life
  • Help others tell their climate stories

Listen to Climate Stories from around the globe, including Montgomery County, to understand the power of every story.

Benefits of becoming a Climate Stories Ambassador:

  • Understand the impacts of climate change on your community and the importance of storytelling to promote community-based solutions
  • Learn techniques for writing, recording, and editing stories
  • Learn how to plan and write your own story and interview others to capture their climate stories
  • Gain valuable environmental communication and advocacy skills
  • Earn $100 for each story you submit (up to $300)

Upcoming Cohort

Cohort III

Registration is closed.

Sessions

Trainees must participate in all three online sessions and receive one-on-one editing assistance from Climate Stories Project (date and time to be determined by trainee and Climate Stories Project). Total in-class and out-of-class time is estimated to be about 10 to 12 hours over the course of four weeks.

  • Saturday, April 30th, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
  • Monday, May 16th, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday, June 1st, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Partners

 

African American Health Program
Commission for Women

 



10 comments on "Become a Montgomery County Climate Stories Ambassador"

  1. Matilda Adu says:

    All red lines corrected and resubmitted.

  2. Catherine says:

    I would like to study, climate change because. I’m interested to learn how. It will effect humans an insects for years to come.

  3. Ingrid Robinson says:

    I am very curious as to how we will be able to tackle the situation effectively with the atmosphere around us. But I sure would like to be a part of it, if possible. Thank you.

  4. Ingrid Robinson says:

    For a new program, it seems to be well thought out and ready to be implemented. Great job.

    1. Cat Lee says:

      Thank you! We welcome your application!

  5. Ethel Maria Gonzalez says:

    Me gustaría ser embajadora

    1. Cat Lee says:

      Ethel Maria, ¡Gracias! recibimos su información y estaremos en contacto con mas información.

  6. Delm Ramos says:

    Me encanta cuidar ,y poder ayudar con la naturaleza

    1. Cat Lee says:

      ¡Qué bueno! Si está interesada en participar como Embajadora de Historias del Cambio Climático, no se olvide registrarse usando el formulario en esta página o llamando al 240-506-4419.

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