Seeking Youth Climate Ambassadors

San Mateo County’s Office of Sustainability has begun accepting applications from high school students who would like to join the Youth Climate Ambassador Program.
This year-long, youth leadership program provides students with the opportunity to dive into social and environmental issues contributing to the global climate crisis.
The Citizens Environmental Council piloted the project in 2018 and continues to support it, along with the San Mateo County Office of Education and Peninsula Clean Energy.


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through education, advocacy for environmental
and climate policy, and empowerment of
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Fourth grader Allison Wylie’s video, “Climate Change Is Taxing,” was the Elementary School Winner in the 2020 CEC Student Film Fest. Learn more about our Youth Empowerment programs: