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Breakfast on the Bay: Ecolatinos
September 1 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay.
Ruby Stemmle founded ecoLatinos on the values of environmental and social justice within the Latino community. They engage and educate the Chesapeake Bay’s Latino community while fostering connections that reinforce stewardship and activism. From organizing trash cleanup events to providing green infrastructure to homeowners, ecoLatinos is a hands-on, bilingual resource that brings people together across the watershed.
Hear more about:
- Ruby’s background and what led her to found ecoLatinos
- The challenges of engaging new audiences in their projects
- ecoLatinos COVID relief efforts and how public health and environmental health are linked