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.

Download the slides here.

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.

Download the slides here

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

Download the slides here



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. 

Download the slides here.

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!

Download the slides here.

Back to Basics: A Climate Action Planning Primer

The Climate Collaborative has had hundreds of companies make new climate commitments in 2020, and in our May webinar, we're helping you get started on a path to action with a briefing on how to build a climate action plan for your company.

Download the slides here.

Communicating Climate Action to Consumers Amid COVID-19

We are working hard to bring you relevant, timely content now that addresses the current crisis and helps our community move forward through it. Because of that, we have re-worked our April webinar to cover COVID-19 and climate change, and how we bridge the communications gap with stakeholders. We are lucky to have Ed Maibach, Director of the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication, join us to share his expertise and insights on this topic. We'll also invite our partner Guru to join for updates on the CC consumer engagement advisory group, launched in 2019.

Download the slides here.

CC Community Meeting: Building a Climate Response to COVID-19

On April 24th we hosted a first-of-its-kind meeting for CC committed companies to learn about a call for action from our partner Ceres. We heard from Anne Kelly at Ceres and Nancy Hirshberg about the opportunity for companies to participate in LEAD Days May 12th and 13th. We also heard from Bill McKibben who shared a special message on the crucial role businesses can play in getting their elected officials to support climate legislation. 

Download the slides here

Virtual National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards

On April 3, we celebrated the six winners of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, in partnership with New Hope and our awards sponsor National Co+op Grocers. 

Learn more about our winners here.