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    THE UNLIKELY BIRTH OF “MOMENTA”

    February 13th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

      Here at POW, we rely largely on our corporate partners to achieve our mission. These partners recognize the success of their business directly relies on the health of the environment and therefor align their core values with direct action to help protect it. These are the companies who understand the role they can play […]

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    Protect Our Winters Announces First Annual “Powder Grant” Winners

    February 12th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    In partnership with The North Face and Clif Bar, Protect Our Winters is proud to announce the winners of our first annual Powder Grants program. Created as a follow up initiative to the Hot Planet/Cool Athletes climate assemblies delivered by professional snow sports athletes at middle schools and high schools nationwide, this program encourages students to […]

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    POW ADDS FOUR NEW BOARD MEMBERS

    January 28th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Pacific Palisades, Calif. – Jan. 28, 2015 – Protect Our Winters (POW), the organization engaging and mobilizing the winter sports community to lead the fight against climate change, announces the appointment of four new members to its board of directors. “2015 will be a crucial point in the battle against climate change, and we’re truly […]

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    EPA ADMINISTRATOR GINA MCCARTHY VISITS X GAMES WITH POW

    January 26th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    On Thursday, January 22nd, we we were honored to host EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy in Aspen, CO during the X Games.   The X Games are the epicenter of winter action sports and the visit marked the first time that a White House cabinet official has visited the event to discuss climate change and it’s impact […]

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    POW LAUNCHES “SCIENCE ALLIANCE” CLIMATE SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD

    January 8th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    In a continuing effort to provide the most credible and updated climate information to the winter sports community, Protect Our Winters announced today that they have launched the “POW Science Alliance,” an advisory board of the most esteemed climate and snow scientists in the world, with expertise in snow hydrology, glaciology, sea level rise, mountain […]

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    JAMIE ANDERSON TAKES ON CLIMATE CHANGE ON THE APPRENTICE TONIGHT!

    January 4th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    TONIGHT ON NBC, Watch the season premiere of Celebrity Apprentice featuring Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson.  9:00 PM Eastern/Pacific. We’re beyond honored that Olympic Gold Medalist Jamie Anderson chose POW as her nonprofit partner on this season’s Celebrity Apprentice.  They might as well just hand her the final award now for taking on climate-denier Donald Trump […]

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    POW VISITS DC WITH ATHLETES & INDUSTRY

    December 22nd, 2014 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    Fresh off the mid terms elections and in the midst of a historical drought in California, Protect Our Winters led a group of pro athletes and industry representatives to Washington, DC last week to re-engage our lawmakers on the importance of the EPA carbon standards. The day started off with a meeting with EPA Administrator, […]

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    PROTECT OUR WINTERS APPLAUDS CLEAN POWER PLAN

    December 2nd, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    December 2, 2014 Honorable Gina McCarthy Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency EPA Docket Center, Mail Code 28221T 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20460 Dear Administrator McCarthy, As representatives of the 23 million member US snow sports community, and an industry that generates $60 billion in winter tourism revenue, Protect Our Winters applauds the Clean Power Plan. The Clean […]

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    Watch POW’s New PSA

    November 12th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

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    CLIF BAR SEASONALS ARE HERE, BENEFITTING POW!

    October 17th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    You know its the start of winter when the Clif Bar Seasonal bars come out.  So, we’re proud to announce the new seasonal Clif Bars flavors are here, benefitting Protect Our Winters.  For the third year in a row, Clif Bar has generously donated 1% of the proceeds from these amazing limited-edition flavors to POW […]

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