Marching for divestment

It’s Giving Tuesday! And we need your support

On this Giving Tuesday and through the end of the year, Fossil Free California is raising funds to develop a sophisticated software tool that will allow advocates and Board members to analyze and understand CalPERS’ and CalSTRS’ holdings in fossil fuels, related industries, tobacco…. has been running interference for us on this important project. Consultants they have identified have quoted $6,000 for detailed analysis of CalPERS’ and CalSTRS’ holdings, and a discounted rate for other pension funds ... Learn More

Breaking News

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Divestment Statewide Call December 14th – Mark Your Calendars

Mark December 14th 6:30 – 8 PM on your calendar for a conference call to discuss the latest on divestment actions in California and elsewhere. Moving money out of fossil fuels as part of re-shaping our economy continues no ... Learn More
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Divestment Mobilization & Holiday Gathering 12/7

On December 7th, we are gathering to celebrate our divestment successes of the last year. And we are mobilizing for the struggle ahead! In this challenging time, together we will renew our commitment to make fossil fuels a thing ... Learn More
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CalPERS Votes on Tobacco Reinvestment: December 19

Tobacco reinvestment is a highly controversial proposal by CalPERS staff, which many members of the Board of Administration seem to be uncomfortable with. Staff is using a consultant report claiming that the huge fund would be even huger if the ... Learn More

Ongoing Campaigns

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Divest CalSTRS

We teachers, instructors, students, parents and California citizens can have a powerful impact on the fossil fuel industry by urging our teachers’ pension fund, CalSTRS, to divest from all fossil ... Learn More
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Divest CalPERS

Since CalPERS is the largest public pension fund in the U.S., getting CalPERS to divest from fossil fuels has been a key goal of Fossil Free California (FFCA) since we ... Learn More
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Divest the Rest

Fossil Free California supports divestment campaigns of all types - city, county, pension fund, or individual. Although we have a primary focus on our large state pension funds, we believe ... Learn More