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Dispatch from New York: ‘Historic moment’ as City divests from, sues fossil fuel industry

Feb 11, 2018 No Comments ›› Dominic Frongillo

Recently, I was in downtown Manhattan at the Manhattan Youth Center, a lively center full of children three blocks from City Hall. Five years ago, the building was flooded to …

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Dispatch from Bonn: “We’re Still In” Movement at UN Climate Talks

Nov 13, 2017 No Comments ›› Dominic Frongillo

  Dear Friends, I’m writing from the bustling halls of the U.N. climate negotiations in Bonn, Germany. Nearly 20,000 people from 196 nations are hurrying through crowded corridors between meetings. …

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Mentorship Call Giveaway

Nov 8, 2017 No Comments ›› Dominic Frongillo

As leaders, we all need support. I’ve been blessed to be trained by former Vice President Al Gore and elected officials who helped me grow. Now, I want to pay …

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How to Make a Difference Now and After You Graduate — The Ultimate Guide for Change On & Beyond Campus

Dec 14, 2016 Comments Off on How to Make a Difference Now and After You Graduate — The Ultimate Guide for Change On & Beyond Campus admin

I get asked frequently by students when speaking on campuses around the country how to make a difference after graduation. After being elected at age 22 as the youngest public official …

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In Dawn’s Early Light

Nov 10, 2016 No Comments ›› admin

Dear friends, Last evening, I watched the election returns late into the night with a hundred Freiburg University students and fellow teaching staff, and felt the immensity of the results. …

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Dec 12, 2015 No Comments ›› admin

  Dispatch from Paris: Final Hours for U.N. Climate Talks  In this dispatch: Negotiations near close History in the making Change starts at home The new tide “The greatest climate …

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Five Years of Climate Protection in Tompkins County

Nov 11, 2013 No Comments ›› admin

The original version of this article appeared in the Tompkins County Climate Protection Initiative‘s October-November newsletter    Five Years of Climate Protection in Tompkins County by Dominic Frongillo, Founding Member of the …

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Forward to Freiburg

Jul 29, 2013 1 Comment ›› admin

Dear friends, family, neighbors, and colleagues, After eight years of service to my hometown of Caroline, New York, this weekend I announced that I will step down from the Town Council …

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Frongillo on Fracking

Dec 15, 2012 No Comments ›› admin

Frongillo on Fracking: Statement on Vote to Ban Gas Drilling September 11, 2012   I grew up here in Caroline. I’ve lived here all my life.  As child, I walked …

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Protecting New Yorkers

Jul 8, 2012 No Comments ›› admin

Deputy Supervisor Frongillo leads statewide movement of elected officials to protect New Yorkers On Monday, June 4, more than 280 local elected officials from 34 counties across New York State called …

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