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Welcome to WEN, an educational and networking community of professional women who work in the environmental field in the greater
San Francisco Bay Area!

WEN attracts a broad spectrum of women working in the sustainability and environmental fields. We organize events and outings on a monthly basis, including
networking happy hours, career building workshops, book groups, hikes, and other social meet-ups with an emphasis on promoting sustainability. We also publish a monthly newsletter with spotlights on WEN members as well as green employers and organizations around the Bay Area. Thanks for dropping in - we hope to see you at a future event!









This Just In:

Check out our January Newsletter and latest WEN member spotlight, Meghan Dewey!

Sign up for our monthly newsletter to become a member of the Women's Environmental Network (WEN) community. You can also find us on Facebook, TwitterLinkedIn and Flickr.

Your Feedback is Important to Us. Thank you to everyone that participated in WEN's member survey. The winners of the Sports Basement gift card drawing will be contacted shortly!

Most Recent Blog Post

  • February 2016 - Almonds Are Not the Problem: Five Lessons From December's Panel on the California Drought by Camille Herrera, Guest Blogger www.camilleherrera.com A systems-thinker, Camille Herrera draws connections from positive developments in environmental sustainability to larger business and social contexts. She uses her ...
    Posted Feb 3, 2016, 11:44 AM by Sarah Canniff
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Upcoming Events:

February 18, 2015 - Our Actions Matter: Taking Climate Change Action

Join presenters from the Climate Reality Project who recently returned from Al Gore’s latest climate change training for a talk on climate action and about “big-impact” steps you can take today to make a difference.

Light appetizers and wine will be provided.


Date: Thursday, February 18, 2015 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 1455 Market Street, Floor 12, San Francisco Department of the Environment (Map from Civic Center Bart)
Presenters: Friday Apaliski, Senior Outreach Coordinator at the San Francisco Department of the Environment, and Paige Miller, WEN Board Member and Communications Manager at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.
Cost: FREE - Please bring your ID to check in at the front desk
RSVP until 3:00pm on 2/18 (no walk-ins, please): Click here for more info and to RSVP

San Francisco residents: There will be a chance to sign up for San Francisco’s clean energy program (CleanPowerSF) at this event. Bring your PG&E account number if you are interested.


Event Timeline

6:00 - 6:30pm networking and refreshments 
6:30pm - 7:30pm presentation and Q&A
7:30pm - 8:00pm networking and refreshments


About The Climate Reality Project

In 2006, Nobel Laureate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore got the world talking about climate change with the Academy Award-winning film An Inconvenient Truth. It was just the beginning of a climate revolution, and later that year, he founded The Climate Reality Project to take the conversation forward and turn awareness into action.

The Climate Reality Project is a diverse group of passionate individuals who have come together to help solve the greatest challenge of our time. We are cultural leaders, marketers, organizers, scientists, storytellers and more, and we are committed to building a better future together.






WEN is on Twitter

WEN is pleased to announce we are now live on Twitter @WENBayArea! Keep up to date with WEN and partner events, news, and relevant news links. Click here to follow us!



Bay Area Green Events:

In an effort to centralize the best green events around networking, education and volunteering within the San Francisco Bay Area, WEN has partnered with Net Impact SF and SF Green Drinks to provide you with this calendar. Submit events to the calendar here.

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