Fund For Santa Barbara brings you:
Van Jones – “Green for All: The Next American Economy”
Saturday, October 29th – 7:00 pm
The Marjorie Luke Theater
Santa Barbara, CA
In coordination with Quail Springs Permaculture, LoaTree is proud to present Van Jones THIS coming Saturday. Van has been touring the country on his “Rebuild the Dream” tour and is joining us in Santa Barbara to highlight how we can create a more sustainable and just economy for all people.
Van Jones is a globally recognized, award-winning pioneer in human rights and the clean-energy economy. He is the best-selling author of the definitive book on green jobs: The Green-Collar Economy. Van also served as the Green Jobs Advisor to the Obama White House in 2009.
For more information about Van, check here.
All proceeds benefit Sustainable Vocations, a program of Quail Springs. Sustainable Vocations prepares youth (ages 15 – 24) for diverse leadership roles that integrate sustainability into their lives and communities. This timely program provides a unique, hands-on introduction to the expanding green jobs market, appropriate technologies and sustainable living skills.
Tickets are available Online, at the Lobero Box Office or by calling 805-963-0761. We’ll also be selling tickets at the Marjorie Luke Theater the night of the event.
Special thanks to our sponsors: The Fund for Santa Barbara, SBCC’s Center for Sustainability, McCune Foundation, the UCSB Bren School for Environmental Science & Management, Associated Students Environmental Affairs Board, The Sustainability Project, Planet Solar, 91.9 FM KCSB, Harrington Investments, and Allen Associates.
We hope to see you there!