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MobilizeGreen is a DC-based national non-profit that serves as a catalyst in preparing the next generation of environmental leaders.  MobilizeGreen’s mission is to jump-start green careers for under-represented youth.  

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Youth Speak Out on Climate Change

Kallie Leschen-Lindell

Young people will be dealing with the threats and opportunities of climate change whether they want to or not.  Listen to how one young man has chosen to speak out about climate change.

Meet Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, a 15-year-old who believes that climate change is the defining issue of his generation.  In an article called, Meet the Teenage Indigenous Hip-Hop Artist Taking on Climate Change, Rolling Stone describes him as “a 15-year-old trilingual Indigenous hip-hop artist from Boulder who sits on Obama's youth council and who's already organized youth crews on six continents.”  Others have described Xiutezcatl as the ‘Kid Warrior’ mobilizing a youth army to fight for the environment.

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Find Career Success with a Mentor!

Kallie Leschen-Lindell

Are you getting ready to launch your green career, but unsure about how to take that first step? 

Have you developed your 1-year short-term goals? How about your 5-year plan?  Don’t worry!  The right mentoring plan can help you land that perfect green career. 

Check out this article on themuse.com by Elle Roth on “The 3 Career Mentors Everyone Should Have” and advice on who to turn to for guidance during these formative years:

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Environmentally-minded Video Games

Will Allen-DuPraw

One of the biggest questions in the green community is how to engage and get Millennials excited about sustainability and conservation.  For me, video games come to mind almost immediately.  Below I review three environmentally-minded video games because I believe that video games can and should be an effective engagement strategy to shape the way young people think about the environment.  Here are 3 reasons why:

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