In an effort to raise awareness about comprehensive clean energy & climate legislation and alternate forms of transportation, I.D.E.A.S. UCF created a monthly bike rally around their campus. By getting sponsors for the event to donate food, shirts or any other resources, we were able to gather incentives to better the event.
In February 2010, IDEAS placed 8th out of 1200 in the “CO2nsequence Campaign, hosted by Repower America! Because of our efforts, UCF member Meg Ryan, represented IDEAS in Washington DC and met EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and Senator John Kerry about journey t0 be heard, along with the Top 10 in the competition! Check out Meg’s blog of the trip!
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