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350 Madison’s Divestment Campaign

The 350 Madison Divestment Campaign has taken on various targets, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and local government, to banks, credit unions, and personal investments. Whatever the target, our goal is to: Challenge the legitimacy of—indeed, stigmatize—the fossil fuel industry by highlighting its singularly destructive impact and the moral dimensions of the climate crisis; Undercut (More...)

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The Global Divestment Movement

The global movement to divest from fossil fuels is the biggest movement of its kind in history. To date, institutions collectively worth $6 trillion have divested in full or in part from coal, gas, and oil. Some notable examples: In February 2018, the University of Edinburgh decided to fully divest its £1 billion endowment fund (More...)

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Coordinating Council

Our Coordinating Council sets the overall strategy for 350 Madison, and ensures that the work of the campaigns and teams adds up to organized movement towards our goals. It is composed of a coordinator, the leaders of our teams and campaigns, our secretary, and our treasurer. Coordinator/Finance & Fundraising | Gail Nordheim | gailnordheim@gmail.com Tired (More...)

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5th Birthday Slideshow

350 Madison’s First Five Years 350 Madison was born when a small, diverse group of citizens came together in January 2012 out of deep concern about climate change. Among them were teachers, grandparents, students, and farmers. One had been a notable Wisconsin environmentalist since 1970. Two were transplants from Kansas, where they fought TransCanada’s strongarm tactics (More...)

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350 Madison vs. Enbridge

Photo: Mark Borchardt Two lawsuits involving Enbridge Energy represent the latest development in Dane County’s standoff with the $130 billion Canadian pipeline company over its expansion plans. 350 Madison won a significant victory in April 2015 when the Dane County Zoning and Land Regulation (ZLR) Committee required that Enbridge obtain spill cleanup insurance. Dane County imposed the (More...)

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Break Free — May 15, 2016

  Break Free 2016 brought together a network of organizations demanding a just transition from fossil fuels to a 100% renewable energy economy. Whiting, Indiana—home to the world’s largest BP oil refinery—was chosen as the site of Break Free Midwest, which was held on May 15, 2016. The Break Free Midwest organizers explained the purpose of (More...)

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Upcoming Actions & Events

Saturday, May 19, 11:00–1:00, Janesville, WI Hands Across the Sand began in Florida in 2010 as a statewide protest against efforts to lift the ban on offshore oil drilling. Following the disastrous June 2010 BP oil spill, the annual event went global. On May 19, 2018, people will join hands at lakes, oceans, and rivers (More...)

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Contact Us

350 Madison P.O. Box 2428 Madison, WI 53701 Website Facebook Twitter: @350Madison Email us! (More...)

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Get Involved!

Join! Volunteer!    To change everything, it takes everyone! We’d love to have you join us in fighting for a livable planet! It will take every one of us, and there’s an important role to play, whatever your skills and interests. Become a member of 350 Madison! See our FAQ for more information about membership. Volunteer! (More...)

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People’s Climate March NYC 2014

A HUGE thank you to all those who marched with us and supported us as we traveled to NYC on September 21, 2014, to participate in the People’s Climate March.  We are so honored to have been part of this record setting march for the climate.  350 Madison is proud to have sent 150 marchers (More...)

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