ShiftCon Climate Summit: A Call to Climate Action

The CC was invited to convene a conversation for ShiftCon to inspire and engage top influencers on the urgency and imperative of climate action. We hosted a moderated conversation with Gina McCarthy, Jamie Margolin, Reverend Yearwood from the Hip Hop Caucus, and Tamara Toles O'Laughlin from

Policy Primer for 2021 and Beyond

We're excited to share a policy primer from Dr. Leah Stokes of what's ahead for 2021 and beyond! Dr. Stokes is an Assistant Professor at UC Santa Barbara, as well as the author of Short Circuiting Policy. She's also a contributor to All We Can Save. She's also the co-host of the podcast A Matter of Degrees.

Farmer Perspectives on Regenerative Agriculture

In October, we heard directly from farmers on regenerative practices, the support they need in making transitions, and ways brands of all sizes can support farmers and farm-level regenerative transitions. In this session, you'll hear directly from Bob Quinn, Dr. Bronner's, and Lisa French, a participant with General Mills pilot project. Don't miss this conversation! 

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FOOD FUNDED 2020 JEDI x Climate

Want to watch the FOOD FUNDED 2020 sessions you missed? Want to re-watch stellar moments? You can find all the recordings of all presentations and panels on their YouTube stream here. Don't miss the session moderated by our Director Erin Callahan!

Spark Your Day Meetup with Climate Collaborative

In case you missed it, watch the recording from our special Spark Change conversation with General Mills' Mary Jane Melendez and Lundberg Family Farms' Ashley Koller on their year in climate action. We also shared what's next in our work. 

This next year will be critical for building a comprehensive global climate response, responding to COVID-19 and planning for an interrelated economic recovery. Listen to this session to hear updates from the Climate Collaborative and leading companies on how you can get involved in solutions. 

OSC's Packaging Collaborative: Building the Next Generation of Packaging Solutions

View a recording of our September webinar led by Climate Collaborative partner OSC2 to learn about updates and progress in their Packaging Collaborative, working to drive collective innovation to flexible film packaging.

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Perfecting Your Climate Pitch: Learn How to Tell Your Climate Story

We're excited to share a recording of our special September session featuring KNP Communications for an expert presentation and interactive session to hone your climate communication and advocacy skills. This session covers best practices in telling your climate story.

Thank you to Matt Kohut of KNP Communications for leading the session. If you are interested in hiring Matt or KNP to further assist you in your communications work, you can reach Matt at or via their website here.

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Launch & Briefing: Businesses for a Climate-Smart Recovery

This August we shared resources and tools for companies interested in engaging their lawmakers during the August recess and beyond.

In this recording you'll hear:

  • Tom Steyer speaking on why policy engagement matters so much right now
  • Advocacy 101 best practices from ASBC and BCL
  • policy briefing from Ceres
  • Best practices and messaging on how to have inclusive, solutions-driven conversations with your congressmen and women from Nancy Hirshberg
  • How Danone NA and Numi approach policy advocacy

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Tackling Food Waste Amid Disruptions & Demand Shifts

Our July webinar explored the implications of COVID-19 on food waste efforts in food supply chains. We also heard about best practices in food waste prevention from KeHE, Sprouts Farmers Market, Barnana, and food waste expert ReFED. 

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Policy at the Farm Level: Unlocking Barriers to Adopt Regenerative Agricultural Practices

This June we held a special Rooted Community session that dove into the potential of policy mechanisms, and barriers, to support transitions to regenerative agriculture and the adoption of carbon soil sequestration practices at the farm level!

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