Hands Across The Sand has been a global success with thousands of events in all 50 states and nearly 50 countries worldwide from New Zealand to Hawaii. Join Hands to end our dependence on dangerous, dirty fuels. Join Hands to end global warming and climate change. Join Hands to embrace Clean Energy. "It's the most important thing we can do as human beings" Dave Rauschkolb, founder.
This is your time to join us on May 18th, 2013 to stand together in solidarity and say NO to exploration and use of dirty fuels and YES to clean energy. The picture of thousands of people around the globe joining hands sends a powerful message. Won’t you join us and send that message to the decision makers and help us increase awareness and save our planet at the same time. It’s easy. click on one of the boxes above and create an event for Saturday May 18th, today.
Join Hands to end our dependence on dangerous, dirty fuels. Join Hands to end global warming and climate change. Join Hands to embrace Clean Energy. ”It’s the most important thing we can do as human beings” Dave Rauschkolb, founder.
This will again be a gathering in solidarity of people all over the world who care about preserving our precious oceans, oxygen, drinking water and food from dangerous, dirty fuels. The acquisition and burning of dirty fuels are destroying the earth. Ending our dependance of dirty fuels is essential to the survival of our planet. We will join hands to say NO to dirty fuels and YES to clean energy. Please visit our sponsors as well. You can click on their links on our home page. Thank you to: Sierra Club, Oceana, Surfrider Foundation, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Gulf Restoration Network and our new sponsor, Center for Biological Diversity. Thank you all for the support!!
Please visit our FB page: Hands Across the Sand and remember to post your pictures to our Flickr page and send them to your elected officials after your event. Thanks All!
What is Hands Across The Sand and Hands Across The Land?
Let us share our knowledge, energies and passion for protecting our planet from the devastating effects the burning of dirty fuels present. On May 18, 2013 the people of the world will join hands to champion clean energy solutions to our dirty fuels problem. Embracing a clean energy future now is the path to a sustainable planet. It’s a path to ending global warming and climate change. It’s a path to a future for our children and grandchildren.
The Movement Started In Florida
On June 26, 2010, in response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, Hands Across the Sand went National and Global. The event was announced and the website went live allowing event organizers sign up only four weeks prior to June 26th. It became the largest gathering of people in the history of the world united against expanding offshore oil drilling and championing clean energy and renewables. Over 1000 events were held worldwide. Events took place in all 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Events were held in 42 countries outside the U.S. including Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Belize, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Germany, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Spain, France, United Kingdom, Greenland, Greece, Croatia, Ireland, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Lebanon, Mexico, Malaysia, Nicaragua, Netherlands, Norway, New Zealand, Panama, Peru, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Turkey, Tanzania, and South Africa.