NYLCVEF holds policy forums, candidate forums, and fundraising events across the state and throughout the year.

Our nonpartisan candidate forums, which take place in the weeks leading up to an election, bring candidates to their community so voters can learn more about their environmental policies. Our policy forums bring experts, advocates, and decision-makers together to develop solutions to local environmental problems.  Click on the events below to learn more about how you can join us.

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April 21, 2020

Congressional District 15 Environmental Candidate Forum

This event occurred in the past. Read about the event and watch a recording of it on our website. An important primary election will occur this June and one of the positions on the ballot is your Congressmember. Longtime Rep. Jose Serrano is retiring at the end of this year and there are several candidates…

March 5, 2020

Westchester County Clean Energy Summit

With the passage of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA), New York’s landmark climate law, Westchester County has the opportunity to be a leader in establishing a clean energy future. This summit will convene experts across sectors to reveal the opportunities of the CLCPA for Westchester. NYLCVEF is pleased to co-host this event…

February 12, 2020

Queens Borough President Candidate Forum

Join us on February 12th, 2020 for our Queens Borough President Candidate Forum, where we’ll ask candidates where they stand on a range of environmental and sustainability issues.

December 9, 2019

Forum: Resilient Coastlines on Long Island

Join us to learn from experts in the field about nature-based solutions to protecting Long Island’s coasts, and find out what coastal municipalities are doing to build resiliency in their communities.

August 13, 2019

Meet & Greet Featuring Senator Jen Metzger

Join us for a Meet & Greet Featuring New York State Senator Jen Metzger.

June 20, 2019

Forum on Organic Waste & Biogas

Join our forum on organic waste and biogas, co-hosted with our partners at Energy Vision.

May 13, 2019

Join Us for Our 2019 Spring Gala

Each year, our Spring Gala brings together an exciting group of business leaders, elected officials and environmental partners to celebrate and support the work we accomplish together all year.

January 15, 2019

NYC Public Advocate Environmental Candidate Forum

Join us at our environmental forum with Public Advocate candidates moderated by Politico New York’s Gloria Pazmino

October 15, 2018

NY’s 1st Congressional District Environmental Candidate Forum

We’re co-hosting this candidate forum in NY’s 1st Congressional District in collaboration with our partners at Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment, Defend H20 and Save the Sound.

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