Mama Summit: Maryland


Mama Summit is a chance for moms, dads, grandparents, and kids from across the country to show broad and united support for children’s health. Together in a bipartisan, or MOMpartisan, setting we will demand action to protect the air our children breathe and call for action on climate disruption.

Thursday, February 25

8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Maryland State Capitol

6 Bladen Street, Annapolis, MD 21401

The Eastern Shore Delegation Room

4th Floor – House of Delegates – Room 431



  • 8:30 – 9:00 am: Event registration
  • 9:00 – 10:00 am: Press Conference
  • 10:00 – 10:20am-Introduced on Senate Floor
  • 10:20-12pm- Briefing and breakfast
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm: Legislative Meetings
  • 1:00 pm: Debrief and Departure

Advocacy Training Helpful Hints


Frequently Asked Questions:

Where are the Mama Summits being held?

Mama Summits are being held across the country, starting with our first event in Richmond, VA, Annapolis, MD, Nashville, TN (additional locations and and dates TBD). The events will take place at the State House.

Can I participate if an event isn’t taking place in my home state?

Yes! Register HERE to join our “Virtual Mama Summit”.

If you are interested in organizing a Mama Summit in your state, contact national field director, Gretchen Dahlkemper.

Where can I find information about each Mama Summit?

Click on the “locations” tab above to find links to each Mama Summit.

Mama Summit isn't just for Moms!

At Moms Clean Air Force we defend the health of our children. Our members include not just moms but also thousands of dads, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends. Anyone who believes that our children deserve a healthy and safe future is welcome to join us at a Mama Summit.

How will I get there?

Please visit your state’s Mama Summit page for specific information on transportation. You may also travel solo to your location and limited funding may be available for those in need. Please contact your state’s field leader for more information on specific in-state travel arrangements.

What if I want or need to spend the night before or after Mama Summit?

You are welcome to stay in a hotel either the evening before or after Mama Summit however the activities are limited to one day. There is no funding available for hotels.

Will meals be served?

Lunch and refreshments will be provided at each event. Please plan on providing your own breakfast and dinner.

What should I wear?

Please plan to dress in comfortable clothing in accordance with expected weather conditions. Moms Clean Air Force will provide t-shirts for each attendee.

I’ve never visited a legislator before, what should I expect?

Moms Clean Air Force and our partners will provide each attendee with opportunities to attend advocacy training seminars in advance of Mama Summit. These seminars will take place either in person or by phone. You will join other members from your local community in visiting with your local state representatives and senators. No one will work alone and you will be connected with a representative of a partner organization for any questions that you have before, during, and after Mama Summit.


Maryland Climate Coalition

Highlights from Mama Summit 2015:




Mama Summit Home Page

Questions? Contact Trisha Sheehan,