Milwaukee poets and activists gather for an event highlighting opportunities for residents to access clean energy funds
Aug 24, 2023
Milwaukee, WI – Local Milwaukee poets and activists will gather for an event to talk about possibilities for Milwaukee’s equitable clean energy future. The event called “Words for Climate Justice Poetry Showcase” will take place at Adams Garden Park in Milwaukee on Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m.
Wisconsin Conservation Voters is hosting a stacked lineup of local poets including Milwaukee Poet Laureate Mario Willis, Kavon Cortez-Jones, Carmen Alicia Murguía, and Brit Nicole.
The event aims to make attendees aware of the significant opportunities for low and middle-income families to access clean energy home upgrades, find sustainable jobs, and more thanks to historic investments from Biden’s Affordable Clean Energy Plan.
- WHAT: “Words for Climate Justice Poetry Showcase” Poetry event highlighting clean energy opportunities available to Wisconsinites thanks to Biden’s Affordable Clean Energy Plan
- WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. (event starts at 6:30 and program starts at 7 p.m.)
- WHERE: Adams Garden Park, 1836 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53205
Event will be outside in the parking area and sculpture garden
SPEAKERS AND PERFORMERS:
Mario the Poet, Milwaukee Poet Laureate
Kavon Cortez-Jones, Milwaukee poet
Carmen Murguia, Milwaukee poet
Brit Nicole, Milwaukee poet
For more information
Contact Ryan Billingham, Communications Director, Wisconsin Conservation Voters, 608-208-1129 (office), 608-213-6972 (mobile/text), or email@example.com