June 16, 2021
Storytelling and Saving the World
By Jude Strelitz-Block, Future Blue Youth Council member
As stories continue to emerge about disruptive behavior in certain public spaces like airplanes due to some people’s resistance to coronavirus public safety measures—namely, mask wearing—our collective hand-wringing continues: When did science become so political? Why won’t people make the basic behavioral changes necessary to protect our communities and bring an end to the pandemic state of emergency?
May 28, 2021
Announcing the Future Blue Youth Council Fellowship Program!
We are so excited to announce the launch of the inaugural Future Blue Fellowship Program, which provides mentorship and $250-$1,000 grants to young people developing projects that address water-related challenges.
You might be thinking: I’m just one student, what difference can I make? But as Rumi once said, “You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.” The changes you make can make a real difference both in your community and globally, and the Future Blue Youth Council wants to support you along the way!
Here’s what a few of our members have to say about why this Fellowship is important to them: