Who are the 1000 Grandmothers?
We are elder women working to address the climate crisis. We also have auxiliary members who are friends and relations, young and old. We are particularly focused on climate justice. And we act in support of the rights of Native Americans and other frontline communities. Our Principles celebrate collective nonviolent action, community building and kindness.
Our Definition of Grandmother
You might not have grandchildren of your own, but... We In the tradition of indigenous peoples, define 'grandmothers' as elder women, respected in the community, who care about the next seven generations.
The 1000 Grandmothers are marching, writing, speaking out and sometimes doing direct actions. If you would like to hear about upcoming events, please add your name and email to our list. (We won’t clutter up your inbox with too many announcements. And we promise never to share your information.)