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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 2

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Erin A. Schrode

Social Entrepreneur
20,998 votes (9.1%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Global Health and Environment
  • Education
  • Human Rights



New York University Bachelors of Arts (current)



Erin Schrode is a citizen activist, community organizer, and vocal advocate for environmental action, social justice, public health, and responsible consumption – who just announced her campaign to run for US Congress in California’s 2nd Congressional District. Since co-founding Turning Green in 2005, she has developed education and social action platforms to inspire, educate, and mobilize millions of students and the global public with this non-profit and beyond. Erin is the eco correspondent for Fusion (ABC and Univision’s new joint venture), speaks internationally, and consults with corporations, organizations, and governments on millennials, sustainability, and social good. This young leader has been featured in and tapped as an expert for the NY Times, Vanity Fair, ABC, CNN, Seventeen Magazine, and various multimedia outlets. As The White House said, Erin “is a dynamic, passionate and ambitious young woman committed to creating big change everywhere she goes.” She champions active citizenry and environmental stewardship worldwide, launching a youth education project in Haiti, writing curriculum for an eco education center for Palestinian, Israeli, and Jordanian youth, developing recycling infrastructure in Ghana, and recently working with Syrian, Iraqi, and Afghan refugees in the Mediterranean. From her hometown of Marin County, California to New York University to seventy nations around the globe, this innovative entrepreneur is on a lifelong journey to inspire people to action that ensures a just, safe, thriving world for future generations. @ErinSchrode #ErinForUs

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $58,284

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Employees of Social Capital
Employees of Mcpherson Strategies
Employees of 2 Wonder Full To Be Ltd.
Employees of F212
Employees of Google
Employees of Home
Employees of Rancho Cielo
Employees of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd
Employees of

More information about contributions

By State:

New York 38.63%
California 32.78%
Texas 9.18%
Oregon 6.61%
Other 12.80%

By Size:

Large contributions (65.24%)
Small contributions (34.76%)

By Type:

From organizations (0.00%)
From individuals (100.00%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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