The Summit will take place at the Laurelville Retreat Center in Mount Pleasant, PA from the evening of Friday, October 12 till the afternoon Sunday, October 14, 2018. We will accept applications on a rolling basis, but we cannot accept any applications later than Monday, September 17, 2018. Priority will be given to applicants from the frontlines and grassroots organizations.
The Grassroots Organizing Summit will be free for all participants who are accepted. Travel scholarships & childcare is also available as needed.
The planning committee for the Summit is made up of representatives from the following organizations: Center for Coalfield Justice, Mountain Watershed Association, Protect PT, Marcellus Outreach Butler, Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, Sierra Club Ohio Chapter, Sierra Club Pennsylvania Chapter, and One Pennsylvania.