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Chevron HQ Award

Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

What this is all about:

Chevron, BP, Phillips 66, and Andeavor have now made Washington state history for the most amount of money ever spent against a people’s initiative. Right now the oil industry is spending close to $30 MILLION to try and defeat Initiative 1631 in Washington, the people’s initiative to accelerate more clean air and clean energy by putting a fee on the worst polluters in the state.

How we are demonstrating:

We are going to the headquarters TODAY: BP (London-based), Phillips 66 (Houston), Tesoro (San Antonio), and Chevron (San Ramon, Bay Area CA) to deliver a large certificate of achievement (Most $$$ Ever Spent Against a People’s Initiative),  some made in Washington (WA) goods.

We have a speaker and a person filming but could really use some more attendees! The speaker will present the award to the front desk at Chevron San Ramon (or perhaps the guards if we can’t get on site) and the filmer will be posting it on Facebook Live with the hashtags. The Bay Area protest will be the last one of the day; London and Texas will have already done theirs that morning.
Who you’re helping out: One of the largest and most diverse coalition’s in Washington state’s history answering back to the oil industry with incredible outreach, people, time, dollars, ideas and more. This is truly a history making coalition on the other side!


  • 9-9:20am Check-in call with organizers of multinational movement (not necessary but helpful if can join) email NanF@350BayArea.org to join.
  • 11:30am meet in front of Peet’s Coffee (166 Sunset Drive, San Ramon) across the street from Chevron HQ in San Ramon. Everyone can park in this parking lot.
  • 11:45am headcount
  • 11:50pm everyone carpool to enter Chevron (lead organizers know the plan)
  • 12:00pm depending on whether you get stopped at gate, give gift to guards. If able to enter, deliver gift to front desk
  • 12:30pm should be done

If you can attend, please call or text Nan at (510) 239-3183 so that we can add you to the headcount from 11:30am-11:45am this morning.


Thanks also to Mike, Helen and Jan for being our primary volunteer rockstars!


Monday, October 29, 2018
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Peet’s Coffee San Ramon
166 Sunset Drive
San Ramon, CA 94583 United States
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