2020 Green Programs on Hot Topics

The Citizens Environmental Council of Burlingame (CEC) invites the public to six “Green Programs on Hot Topics” focused on current environmental issues during 2020. Admission is free. The programs are: Tuesday, March 24 – Student Film Fest, 6-8 p.m., Burlingame High School Auditorium, 1 Mangini Way, Burlingame Videos created by students in grades 4 through…

CEC 10th Anniversary Celebration

CEC hosted nearly 100 local residents, students and elected officials at our 10th Anniversary Celebration on January 9 at the Burlingame Women’s Club. Speakers included County Supervisor Dave Pine, Burlingame Mayor Emily Beach, three college students who received scholarships from CEC, Burlingame High School senior and filmmaker Jeffery Chen, and donor Sterling Franklin. This was…

Donor Spotlight: Sterling Franklin

CEC is indebted to Trustee Sterling Franklin of the Morris S. Smith Foundation for funding CEC’s annual scholarships to Burlingame High School students for three years and underwriting the Student Environmental Internships we offered for the second time this year to high school students who live or attend school in Burlingame. Eight high school interns…

San Mateo County Sustainability Academy

The Sustainability Academy is a no-cost education and outreach program designed to raise awareness around sustainability and empower San Mateo County community members with the knowledge and skills to promote sustainability. Current Offerings. “Outstanding course to help families learn the process and implementation of backyard composting. Fun, educational and interactive sessions to help you be…