Make Your Voice Heard
Are you a young adult living in San Diego County? Are you passionate about issues like reducing pollution, climate change, preserving our beaches and natural areas? Do you worry about the rising cost of living, ever-increasing traffic, and other issues that impact your quality of life?
You are not alone.
There are more than a half-million 20-30-somethings living in San Diego County, and many of you care deeply about our region’s future environmental health and economic prosperity. Yet your voice has not been included in long-term planning about our region’s future.
Leaders 2020 is your chance to change that.
A Network to Amplify Your Impact
Founded by Equinox Center in collaboration with a number of other organizations, Leaders 2020 is a nonpartisan civic network focused on advancing a more sustainable future for the San Diego region. Joining Leaders 2020 is a way for you to amplify the impact of what you can achieve alone.
Benefits of Joining Leaders 2020
- You’ll meet like-minded peers, elected officials, community and business leaders.
- Our signature Happy Hours and workshops will acquaint you with key sustainability challenges our region faces, as well as solutions.
- You’ll learn how to plug into critical regional decisions being made now that impact your future.
- Armed with good information, an informed opinion and the opportunity to tap Equinox’s network, you’ll get to make your voice heard at the highest levels.
- Through introductions to other regional civic, environmental and business groups in the region, you’ll learn new ways to channel your specific passions.
Leaders 2020's Mission Statement
Leaders 2020’s mission is to drive civic engagement among young people in the San Diego region, particularly with the purpose of advancing environmentally and economically sustainable solutions for growth and ensuring a high quality of life in the region.
Leaders 2020 partners with businesses, organizations, and civic leaders to inform, inspire and prepare emerging leaders to create positive change in their communities through convenings, networking events and other educational and outreach activities.
Leaders 2020 is non-partisan and inclusive: any person in his or her twenties or thirties and currently residing in the San Diego region is welcome to join regardless of political or other affiliations.
Questions? Contact SanDiegoLeaders2020@equinoxcenter.org