Grants Database

Grantee:
American Lung Association
Amount Awarded:
$50,000
Project Title:
What Color Do You Breathe?
Fund:
Kern County Air Pollution Mitigation Fund, 2010
Website:
Issue:
Toxics/Environmental Health and Justice
Region:
Central Valley
County/Counties:
Kern County
Project Description:

Supports expansion of an educational program providing different color flags (corresponding to air quality) for schools to fly; and associated materials in English and Spanish about air pollution and lung health. Also supports outreach to school districts and schools to adopt and enforce policies that comply with state regulations regarding shutting off idling buses.