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Crush Cans, Fight Climate Change!

Today, we’re taking a candid look into how an Ignition Green member took personal action to help his local community be more eco-friendly. After previously visiting local O’Connor High School in San Antonio, Texas for a presentation on climate change and climate action, Jackson (Ignition Green HQ ...

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Happy November! Get Ready for Action.

Happy November! As we head into the holiday season, Ignition Green is preparing for a lot of awesome climate action! Our branding team is designing a new t-shirt for a fundraiser, and our marketing team is working on launching a social media movement focused on waste reduction. No matter your age, t ...

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! We hope everyone is having a fun and safe night tonight. What spooks you? We can tell you some things that are scaring us: The energy trapped by man-made global warming pollution is now “equivalent to exploding 400,000 Hiroshima atomic bombs per day 365 days of the yea ...

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Welcome: Maya!

This week, we'd like to welcome one of Ignition Green's newest chapter coordinators: Maya Cantu! Maya is a sophomore at the International School of the Americas in San Antonio, Texas. Her passion for the environment comes from her travels around the world. From a young age, Maya has traveled with ...

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Welcome: Kevin!

We'd like to recognize one of Ignition Green's new chapter coordinators: Kevin Patel! Kevin is a senior at Santee Education Complex in Los Angeles, California. Kevin has been passionate about the environment ever since his freshman year, when he decided to found the environmental club at his scho ...

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Ignition Green Presents to City Council

Youth Declaration on Climate Justice This week, Ignition Green members traveled to City Council to present our Youth Climate Justice banner from the Rise for Climate march and deliver a Youth Declaration on Climate Justice. The declaration was authored by Matthew, our executive director, on behalf ...

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Health Careers HS Starts the New Year

Our chapter at Health Careers High School in San Antonio, Texas started up the 2018-2019 school year with a booth at the club fair! During the school day, they met eager new members and distributed Ignition Green stickers and merch. "I had such an amazing time in Ignition Green last year," chapter o ...

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Rise for Climate, Jobs, and Justice!

September 8th, 2018 marked the Rise for Climate march, a worldwide day of action for climate activists and environmentalists alike. And when there’s climate action, you can bet Ignition Green will be a part of it! Ignition Green members represented youth climate leadership this weekend at San Antoni ...

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Matthew goes to LA: Climate Reality!

This week, our executive director Matthew flew to Los Angeles to represent Ignition Green at the Climate Reality Leadership Corps training in Los Angeles! With over 2200 attendees from over 50 countries, the training is the largest-ever event organized by The Climate Reality Project. Here, Matthew w ...

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John Jay HS Prep Days

Our Outreach Director Jackson went to John Jay Science and Engineering Academy in San Antonio, Texas to spread Ignition Green’s message and get the students hyped about environmental science and fighting climate change! Along with preparation for the school year, Jay students were able to learn ...