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Kentuckians Taking a Message of Just Transition to People’s Climate March in New York

September 19, 2014

KFTC members will carry a message to the People's Climate March in New York this weekend: "We are at the forefront of the transition away from coal and we need to be put first as we go about building a new economy."

Appalachia’s Bright Future 2.0 is this coming weekend

Weekend activities will showcase local efforts to build diverse and sustainable economy

September 7, 2014

It’s a celebration of what makes Appalachia so special. And it's also a weekend to showcase how residents are turning around their local economy.

KFTC to Host Smoketown GetDown for Democracy

September 5, 2014

The history of Smoketown – and the innovative ideas from local residents for its future – will be celebrated at the first annual “Smoketown Getdown for Democracy,”­ a neighborhood block party powered by the people, hosted by KFTC and open to the public on Friday, September 19.