Posts By Jenn Breckenridge

Jenn Breckenridge - who has written 24 posts on Rainforest Action Network Blog.

Jenn Breckenridge is a whip smart treehuggin’ b-girl from San Francisco by way of VA, D.C., Philly, Brooklyn and LA. After starting up several green dot coms and freelancing as a social media strategist for eco-conscious companies, Jenn busted onto the NGO scene as the social media manager for Rainforest Action Network. As RAN's online community organizer, Jenn can be found on Twitter @RAN five days a week. For social media tips and commentary, follow her @ShisoSocial.

REVEL 2013: Brilliant Moments in Tweets and Pics

By Jenn Breckenridge, October 28 2013

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REVEL 2013: Brilliant Moments in Tweets and Pics

Rainforest Action Network’s annual flagship gala REVEL is known to be an absolute riot. Environmental glitterati, non-profit superstars, and hardcore activists get all gussied up and rock out to benefit RAN’s work around the world. And this year’s REVEL—set for the third year amidst the dramatic and elegant California Academy of Science in Golden Gate [...]

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Occupy Our Food Supply #F27 Social Media Day of Action: Register Now

By Jenn Breckenridge, February 19 2012

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Occupy Our Food Supply #F27 Social Media Day of Action: Register Now

Occupy Our Food Supply‘s Social Media Day of Action will join incredible healthy food advocates—including Michael Pollan, Marion Nestle, Willie Nelson, and Anna Lappé—with Occupy activists, social media influencers and people like you to occupy social networks on February 27 with a vision of just, local, sustainable food systems while calling out the short-sighted and [...]

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Occupy Our Food Supply #F27 Blogger Day of Action: Register Now

By Jenn Breckenridge, February 19 2012

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Occupy Our Food Supply #F27 Blogger Day of Action: Register Now

Occupy Our Food Supply‘s Blogger Day of Action on February 27 will join luminaries of the food movement—like Dr. Vandana Shiva, Anna Lappe, Michael Ableman, and Raj Patel—with journalists and bloggers throughout the nation to culminate in a chorus of voices calling for the reclamation of our food systems from industrial agribusiness giants Cargill, Monsanto, [...]

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Occupy Our Food Supply: #F27 Social Media Guide

By Jenn Breckenridge, February 14 2012

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Occupy Our Food Supply: #F27 Social Media Guide

Occupy Our Food Supply is bringing together over 60 Occupy groups from across the country, in addition to sustainable farming, food justice, buy local, slow food, and environmental groups, for a global day of action on February 27, 2012. Want to join healthy food advocates Michael Pollan, Anna Lappe, and Marion Nestle in the #F27 [...]

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HOW TO: #J20 Social Media

By Jenn Breckenridge, January 20 2012

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HOW TO: #J20 Social Media

Here’s the scoop on how to stay up to date on all the incredible actions going on at Occupy Wall St West today, as well as where to post photos, videos and key updates from the streets. News updates, OccupySF and Occupy Wall St West updates, maps, affinity groups, actions & livestreams can be found [...]

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Vote 4 Energy: Brought to You By The American Petroleum Institute

By Jenn Breckenridge, January 7 2012

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Vote 4 Energy: Brought to You By The American Petroleum Institute

The American Petroleum Institute wants you (and the politicians it buys) to Vote 4 Energy in 2012. Our friends at Greenpeace describe API’s new ad campaign: “Vote 4 Energy attempts to show ‘real Americans’ who are ‘energy voters,’ meaning they are committing to vote for whichever politicians support Big Oil’s dirty agenda in this election [...]

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Top 5 Reasons to Donate to Rainforest Action Network

By Jenn Breckenridge, December 26 2011

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Top 5 Reasons to Donate to Rainforest Action Network

Rainforest Action Network works all year educating, organizing and mobilizing people to address some of the most pressing environmental issues of our day—the effect of deforestation and dirty energy on human rights, ecosystems and the climate. From CSR to CEOs, RAN is known as a force to be reckoned with in scores of Fortune 500 [...]

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REVEL 2011 Rocked!

By Jenn Breckenridge, October 19 2011

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REVEL 2011 Rocked!

For Californians who care about the environment, the rager of the year is most certainly Rainforest Action Network’s annual benefit REVEL. Naomi Klein and The Yes Men were honored with World Rainforest Awards as the California Academy of Sciences glittered with stingray pools, stiltwalkers, and California’s most cutting-edge minds getting in some serious bonding time. It [...]

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The Yes Men Get Serious: Hijinx, Revolution and a Man Named Alessio Rastani

By Jenn Breckenridge, October 11 2011

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The Yes Men Get Serious: Hijinx, Revolution and a Man Named Alessio Rastani

Oh, The Yes Men. Whether it’s appearing on network television as a Fortune 500 industrial polluter, sending out a false press release (or three), or successfully representing Exxon at a major industry conference, The Yes Men are always hard at work, fearlessly “impersonating corporate criminals in order to humiliate them.” Now, with the new Yes [...]

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VIDEO: Tar Sands Action By “Gasland” Director Josh Fox

By Jenn Breckenridge, August 19 2011

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VIDEO: Tar Sands Action By “Gasland” Director Josh Fox

“There’s only been one tool that people have turned to in desperate times to change the world: Civil disobedience.” Director Josh Fox was nominated for an Oscar for his film Gasland, which exposed the impact of hydraulic fracturing of the earth for natural gas, also known as fracking. Today, he turns his documentarian skills towards [...]

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