Who we are

Our vision is simple

We believe everyone should have access to clear air and water, full pantries of food, affordable housing, free public transportation, good and meaningful jobs, vibrant community centers, and lives filled with joy. We’re building a movement to make that happen.

What We want

Our demands

We’re organizing thousands of young people to win a Green New Deal that will:

Stop the Climate Crisis

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What we’re doing

OUR campaigns

What we do in the next ten years will determine the course of the next hundred. That’s why we are building the people power to take over the country school by school, block by block, city by city, state by state – until we win the vision of our world everywhere.

The latest


  • Biden announces the American Climate Corps aka the Civilian Climate Corps

    The American Climate Corps EXPLAINED

    Every single young person should know the newly established American Climate Corps (ACC). It is not only proof of our generation’s power, but it is and will be the government of the future – by and for us. The American Climate Corps is a visionary new policy that will employ and train tens of thousands…

    Read more: The American Climate Corps EXPLAINED
  • Where We’re At and Where We’re Going

    When Sunrise started, we were terrified. California burned, floods covered the Midwest, scientists warned us that we needed transformative government action if we were going to survive. And our politicians had no plan to stop the climate crisis.  It’s fine, they said.  We refused to accept that answer. Instead, we set out to make climate…

    Read more: Where We’re At and Where We’re Going
  • Inflation Reduction Act EXPLAINED

    The fight for President Biden’s Build Back Better was our movement’s first, major legislative campaign, and the first shot we had at winning a Green New Deal. And we fought our hearts out. No matter what obstacles we faced, we never gave up.  Sunrise organized and mobilized across the country, marching in Northern California, the…

    Read more: Inflation Reduction Act EXPLAINED
  • Yellow paper texttured background on a graphic with big grey text in the middle reading "The Moment We're In". Int eh top left there is a sunrise movement logo.

    The moment we’re in

    The moment we’re in It’s brutal out here. Every day we wake up to another horrifying headline: another mass shooting, a head of state jonesing for war, a new Supreme Court ruling striking down the will of the public, or yet another flood or fire or hurricane fueled by a warming planet. And we see…

    Read more: The moment we’re in

How we survive this crisis is up to us

The climate crisis is worsening, and we have less than 10 years to stop it