CEC Awards Environmental Scholarships to Burlingame Students

On May 20 the Citizens Environmental Council of Burlingame (CEC) awarded scholarships to Burlingame High School (BHS) students for the fourth consecutive year. CEC gave a $2,000 scholarship to Orla Lynagh-Shannon, who was an active, athletic, straight-A student at Saint Ignatius College Prep High School until she suffered a traumatic brain injury during a traffic…

Free Program on New Tech Solutions That Slash Utility Bills – Thursday, October 17

Four experts will introduce new energy- and water-saving technology that can help you improve energy and water efficiency and save money at a program at the Burlingame Public Library from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 17, presented by the Citizens Environmental Council of Burlingame. Admission is free.   The program, “New Technology That…

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…