GreenRoots is a resident-led, grassroots, community-based organization with a track record spanning over twenty-five years of achieving significant environmental justice accomplishments and public health victories in Chelsea and East Boston, Massachusetts. GreenRoots’ mission is to achieve environmental justice and greater quality of life through collective action, unity, education and youth leadership across neighborhoods and communities. While GreenRoots is focused hyper-locally on Chelsea and East Boston, our work positively impacts the region and the state.
The Energy Democracy Fellow will support the work of GreenRoots’ team on energy democracy, climate resiliency and energy efficiency. Responsibilities include providing support to the Leadership Team and Waterfront Organizer and Climate Justice Organizer on Energy Democracy projects, conducting outreach to residents in impacted neighborhoods, collaborating and conducting outreach with partners implementing a local microgrid, and more. The Energy Democracy Fellow should be bilingual in Spanish and English.
This placement is available through our Boston-area program, Life Together.
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