Nov 30: Real Costs of Fossil Fuels & Next Steps

The Real Health, Economic, and Climate Crisis Costs of Fossil Fuels to Southwestern PA -- and next steps.  Join the JCC's Center for Loving Kindness and Civic Engagement for a great program of speakers, and get to know what's going on in our region.

Our Moral Challenge  (Rabbi Ron Symons, JCC of Greater Pittsburgh)
The Global Climate Crisis 
     (Joy Blaustein, PennFuture, Climate Reality Project Leader)
Potential Environmental Hazards Associated with Petrochemical 
     Development in Southwestern PA    (James Fabisiak, Ph.D., 
     University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health)
The Petrochemical Build Out — Corporate Power versus Community Rights 
     (Lisa Graves Marcucci, Environmental Integrity Project)
Fossil Fuels versus Green Energy: Competing Narratives for 
     Economic Development in Southwestern PA 
     (Matthew Mehalik, Ph.D., Breathe Collaborative)
The Future Is Here: Big Problems, Simple Solutions.  
     What's Happening in Pittsburgh? (pediatrician Edward Ketyer, M.D.)
Getting Involved  (Rabbi Ron Symons)

Many local organizations will be tabling at the event;  come learn how you can get involved!
          Beaver County Marcellus Awareness Community (BCMAC )
           League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania
           Clean Air Council
           Penn Environment
           Citizens’ Climate Lobby
           Allegheny County Clean Air Now

7-9 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh(5738 Forbes Avenue, 15217).  Free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Rabbi Ron Symons ( 412-339-5395).

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