Trinity Youth Join Climate Strike NYC

by: 
Lisa Jaycox

As young people joined in climate marches all around the world, our youth were joined by supporters from the congregation, staff, and people of faith from many partners today in NYC. We made posters, then marched from St. Paul's Chapel to City Hall to Battery Park.

Climate Strike Group at St. Paul's Chapel

Trinity was proud to stand with the NY Diocese, the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, Middle Collegiate Church, Riverside Church, and Green Faith for today’s Climate Strike!

Azalea Danes and Climate Strike at St. Paul's Chapel

Trinity parishoner and climate activist Azalea Danes welcomed youth and adult supporters to St. Paul's Chapel before the Climate Strike march began.

Climate Strike Youth at St. Paul's Chapel

Trinity Youth and students from Leadership High School, the greater NYC area, and Long Island made posters to support today's Climate Strike.

Climate Strike Youth at St. Paul's Chapel

Save the Bees! Save the World!

Climate Strike Youth at St. Paul's Chapel

Big Oil is a Dinosaur!

Climate Strike Youth at St. Paul's Chapel

Trinity provided poster paper, paint, tape, pens, sticks and other materials for the youth to make their creative posters.

Climate Strike Posters at St. Paul's Chapel

Planes flying, species are dying.

Climate Strike Youth at St. Paul's Chapel

Trinity Youth and supporters took to the streets.

Climate Strike Trinity Youth at City Hall

The Rev. Matt Welsch and Trinity Youth pose with their Climate Strike posters.