Thanks to your actions, we have celebrated some real victories this month. Read more about a few of them.
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We've celebrated some fantastic achievements this past month, and we couldn't have done it without you!
|We are 20 million members strong!|
This month Care2 reached an
important milestone - our 20 millionth member joined! We are now the
largest social network for civil rights activists, environmentalists,
and advocates of healthy, sustainable living.
|838,000 Acres To Be Protected For Jaguars |
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service formally proposed protecting 838,232 acres - an area larger than
the state of Rhode Island - as "critical habitat" for endangered
jaguars in southern Arizona and New Mexico.
|Brazilian Court Halts Belo Monte Dam Construction|
federal judge in Brazil has suspended construction work on the world's
biggest hydroelectric project in the heart of the Amazon rainforest.
Tens of thousands of Care2 members, along with other activists around
the world, succeeded in placing a halt on this construction.This was
truly an international grassroots movement. Read more.
|Hospital That Refused Entry to Gay Man Agrees to Work on Diversity|
accusations of discriminatory behavior from staff at a facility
controlled by New Jersey's biggest health care provider, Barnabas
Health, a local equality organization has met with Barnabas executives,
who have agreed to work on diversity issues. Read more.
|Lion Is Off the Menu At Kansas Restaurant|
& See, a Latin-fusion restaurant in Wichita, Kansas, cancelled its
plans to serve lion as part of a special big-game tasting. Chef Jason
Febres noted that pressure from animal-rights activists (including those
from Care2) influenced his decision.
| Thanks for all you've done!|
Care2 and ThePetitionSite Team