Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Communities for a Better Environment

Huntington Park, Calif.
$21,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2010

Through grassroots activism, environmental research and legal assistance, the environmental-justice organization helps minority residents in underserved, industrialized communities throughout California change policies and practices that threaten their health. Funding enables seven community members to attend an Environmental Protection Agency symposium on incorporating environmental-health and justice concerns into regulatory and policy decisions.