Empowering the Movement

Training, support, and strategy for making change in your community.

A movement strong enough to take on the Climate Emergency and shift us to the sustainable, equitable world we know is possible.

The Approach

We’re helping people from across the country come together to take back our future.

Pushing for all-hands-on-deck effort to take on the Climate Emergency

Advocating for emergency-speed action, climate justice,  and a just transition

Building grassroots power

Equipping and connecting individuals

Our Programs

Bringing people together with tools for effective change
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Climate Emergency 2030

We are building power and developing tools to help cities across the US get carbon out of their economies while benefitting frontline communities.

Climate Awakening is a program dedicated to unleashing the power of climate emotions through small group conversations. Led by clinical psychologist and climate activist Margaret Klein Salamon, we’re helping people transform themselves and their communities by turning climate grief, overwhelm or powerlessness into concrete political action.

Climate Awakening is a fiscally sponsored project of Climate Mobilization Project. You can make a donation here.

Climate Mobilization Network

Climate Mobilization Network is a learning community for climate organizations that are working at the city, county or state level. The Climate Mobilization Network connects local organizations so they can collaborate, learn from each other’s work, and take action together.
Click below to get more information about The Climate Mobilization Network

About Us

Climate Mobilization Project is a 501(c)3 non-profit founded in 2015 working collaboratively with The Climate Mobilization to grow the movement for a just, emergency-speed mobilization to save our planet. No one is stepping up to make the urgent changes required to save us. All of us must take this on. We have to take back our future.

Over the past five years since our founding, Climate Mobilization Project has achieved a paradigm shift in climate politics. Moving society away from thinking about “climate change” to instead responding to the “climate emergency” — which requires immediate attention to survive — has resulted in more than 1 in 10 people on the planet living in a city, state or other jurisdiction that has declared a climate emergency. 

Our Team

We are a small team, supported by highly dedicated volunteers. Our passionate staff has diverse expertise in organizing, psychology, policy research and communications. We rely on deep collaboration with our allies across the climate and environmental movement.
Organizational Development and Engagement Manager

National Organizer

Founder & Climate Awakening Program Director

Operations Director

Climate Mobilization NetworkContractor

Matt Renner

Executive Director

Meghann Beer

Growth Strategy Manager

Organizing Director

National Organizer

Policy Associate

Board of Directors

The Climate Mobilization Project Board of Directors is key to helping guide the success of our work — we’re grateful for their dedication to our mission.

Donate by Check

Please include your email address on your check so that we can contact you with a confirmation. Checks can be addressed to:

Climate Mobilization Project:
Climate Mobilization Project
228 Park Ave. S
PMB 87816
New York, NY 10003-1502

Donations to Climate Mobilization Project, a 501(c)3 non-profit, are tax-deductible.
EIN# 81-1235389

We accept donations from Donor Advised Funds

Donate Cryptocurrency

We use the Engiven to accept cryptocurrency. Please use the button above to make a donation.

Contact Matt Renner or Marina Mails with any questions.

Change Your Recurring Gift

To make a change to your monthly gift, please email us at help@climatemobilization.org and specify the change you’d like to make. We will get back to you as soon as possible to confirm the changes. If you need further assistance, you may contact Marina Mails, at marina.mails@climatemobilization.org.

Bank Transfer

For bank to bank transfer instructions, please contact Matt Renner (matt@climatemobilization.org) or Marina Mails (marina.mails@climatemobilization.org)

Planned Giving

Talk with your tax advisor about a planned gift to Climate Mobilization Project, our 501(c)(3). If you decide to leave a bequest to our organization as part of your will or trust, you may specify a certain donation amount, or leave a percentage of your total assets. Here is sample language that may be helpful to you and your legal advisor as you prepare your paperwork:
“I give to Climate Mobilization Project, a not-for-profit organization incorporated by the laws of the state of Delaware, having as its principal address 275 9th Street, Suite 150329 Brooklyn, NY 11215, the sum of $_____ or ______% of my estate or residuary estate to be used for its general purposes.”
For your reference, the Climate Mobilization Project EIN is: 81-1235389 Please contact Matt Renner (matt@climatemobilization.org) or Marina Mails (marina.mails@climatemobilization.org) with questions.

Give a Gift of Stock

Donors can contribute stock to Climate Mobilization Project through the online service Stock Donator:

Please contact your financial advisor for information regarding fees and tax advantages.

Christine Milne, AO

Board Member

Christine is an Australian politician who served as a Senator for Tasmania from 2005-2015. Christine was the first woman to lead the parliamentary caucus of the Australian Greens from 2012 to 2015. In 2018, she was appointed as an Officer of the Order of Australia: “For distinguished service to the Australian and Tasmanian Parliaments, and through domestic and global contributions to the protection and preservation of the natural environment.” The author of An Activist Life, Christine earned a BA in Australian history and a Certificate of Education from the University of Tasmania.

James Streit

Board Member

James has retired after working in banking and finance for over 30 years, most recently as a senior portfolio manager in Bank of America’s corporate treasury department. Prior to that role, James worked as a portfolio manager for a variety of entities, including Salomon Brothers and Credit Suisse, as well as smaller start-up firms. He has a longstanding interest in issues related to the climate crisis and its intersection with the financial industry.  He has supported organizations such as The Climate Mobilization and The Sierra Club in their efforts to bring about an appropriate response based on the best available science. James holds an MA in physics and a BA in physics and mathematics from Columbia University, and is a CFA charterholder.

Shuo Peskoe-Yang

Board Member
Shuo is a non-profit strategy and research specialist whose areas of specialty include diversity, equity, and inclusion; movement and coalition building; organizational planning and development; campaign strategy and tactics; fundraising; and quantitative and qualitative research. He is a current member of Resource Generation and is a former Senior Researcher at Corporate Accountability and Teaching Assistant at George Mason University. Shuo received his BS in neuroscience from the University of Delaware.

Eytan Lenko

Board Member
Eytan is an Australian technology entrepreneur and clean-energy transition advocate. He is on the Board of Directors of the Australian Environmental Grantmakers Network and is Board Chair of Beyond Zero Emissions, a non-profit research and education organization developing blueprints for the implementation of climate change solutions. Eytan co-founded Outware — a mobile strategy, design, and development company — and grew it from a team of three to over 250. He has a BE in computer engineering and a BS in computer science from the University of Melbourne and a graduate certificate in sustainability from Swinburne University of Technology.

Margaret Klein Salamon, PhD


Margaret is the founder of The Climate Mobilization (TCM) and Climate Mobilization Project (CMP) and helped catalyze a worldwide climate emergency movement through her work with both organizations. Margaret now serves as Board President and Climate Awakening Program Director. She is the author of Facing the Climate Emergency: How to Transform Yourself with Climate Truth (New Society Publishers, April 2020) and several influential essays. She is also a member of the Climate Emergency Fund’s Advisory Board. Margaret earned her PhD in clinical psychology from Adelphi University and a BA in social anthropology from Harvard. Though she loved being a therapist, Margaret felt called to apply her psychological and anthropological knowledge to solving the Climate Emergency.

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