Today is Earth Day

It’s hard for me to say, “Let’s celebrate!” because the planetary situation is so desperate. Climate change continues unabated. If you have to drive on any weekday afternoon at rush hour, you will see that the COVID-19 crisis has done little to remediate our country’s crushingly heavy carbon footprint.

If you are wondering what to do, I have a few suggestions:

I want to recommend one book in particular, which is endorsed by one of the early volunteers and founders behind Giving Map.

Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet: Lynas, Mark: 9781426203855: Books

We have some time. Future generations will not have that luxury. Let’s take what we have and make it count.


Tess Gadwa

Program Director
Giving Map