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New Year! New Funds! New Voices! Jan 2019 E-News

A new year is a time for celebration with friends and family, as well as a time to reflect and make plans for the year to come. A lot can happen in a year and we plan to make the most of it!

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Defending the Forest and Planting the Seeds Dec 2018 E-News

Dec 2018 E-News – A note from Jill & Tim; NV spearheads West Oakland tree mapping; Guest Feature by Harbor WildWatch and more!

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Growing the Grassroots and Hearing New Voices FALL 2018 PRINT NEWSLETTER

2018 Fall Print Newsletter; celebrating 25 years of defending the forest, planting the seeds and building community.

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Los Angeles Community Water Justice Grants Program

We Are Excited to Announce the Launch of the Los Angeles Community Water Justice Grants Program!

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Small Groups, Big Skills & New Voices at the Port Nov 2018 E-News

The air was thick and the morning sun was shaded by smoke from the catastrophic Butte Fire, like heroes in an action movie, grassroots grantees braved the bad air and poured into the First Unitarian Church of Oakland for our annual Grassroots Convening.

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Demanding Environmental Justice and Celebrating Impact Oct 2018 E-News

Twenty-five years after California recognized 1,2,3, Trichoropropane as a carcinogen, the state has finally established maximum contamination levels in drinking water, leaving many residents wondering what to do next about their drinking water which has 123 TCP over these limits.

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Sierra Resiliency, Discounted Tickets and More! SEPT E-NEWS

This year, the Rose Foundation and New Voices are Rising will participate in California’s new Community Air Protection process in collaboration with the West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project, Bay Area Air Quality Management District, California Air Resources Board, and other stakeholders, community groups, and West Oakland residents.

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Meet the Fellows

New Voices Are Rising 2018 – 2019 Fellows Each school year, the Rose Foundation takes on several high…

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Support A New Voice for Oakland Help Us Raise $15K by June 27th

Nate is a New Voices Are Rising Fellow and will soon join a cohort of 15 other students for our Summer Climate Justice Leadership Academy. Nate needs your help to raise $15,000 to support youth leaders this summer.

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Feds OK Fracking Off The California Coast By Rob Nikolewski, Los Angeles Times

Did you know that federal agencies have lifted a moratorium on fracking along the California coast? Read the article to learn more about the ruling and how environmental organizations like Center for Biological Diversity are reacting!

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