CEJA Leadership Awards Honors Rose Grantees Grantee Spotlight

Leadership Counsel Celebrates Win SB200Committee for a Better Arvin Receiving CEJA Award
Left: Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability celebrates their victory in passing SB200.
Right: Committee for a Better Arvin proudly accepts their 2019 CEJA Leadership award.

Last month, at California Environmental Justice Alliance’s (CEJA) 2019 Congreso, two of our grantees were honored with Leadership AwardsCommittee for a Better Arvin and Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability! Learn more about CEJA’s 2019 Leadership Awards.

Committee for a Better Arvin was recognized for its tremendous efforts and victories in challenging Big Oil, including winning a historic oil setback in the City of Arvin. Learn more about Committee for a Better Arvin’s work here. We are proud to support Committee for a Better Arvin’s work through our Northern California Grassroots Fund. Learn more about the fund here.

Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability received a CEJA Leadership Award for its work to end to toxic taps and to help pass SB 200, securing safe and affordable drinking water for California. Learn more about the Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability here. The Rose Foundation has supported the Leadership Counsel’s work through our Central Valley Disadvantaged Community Water Quality FundKern County Air Pollution Mitigation Fund, and Northern California Grassroots Fund, as well as through our fiscal sponsorship program.

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