Did you clean out your closets or garage while spending more time at home the past few months? If so, you likely have a pile of "stuff" to get rid of - but before you chuck it in the trash,…Continue
Started Aug 3
The exploitation of our planet’s natural resources has always been closely linked to the exploitation of people of color. Climate change disproportionately affects Black and other marginalized…Continue
Started Jun 28
Did you know that the poor and people of color are more likely to live in the most polluted neighborhoods? Poor communities are routinely targeted to host toxic and hazardous facilities and industries that are dangerous to public health and the environment.
Posted on February 11, 2015 at 6:00pm
When the bell rings on the last day of school, the last thing students are thinking about is what to do with their used school supplies. This year, six schools in Contra Costa County have participated in an end-of-school-year program to collect and divert those school supplies from the landfill.
In total, over 2,200 pounds of school supplies were…Continue
Posted on August 31, 2014 at 10:52am
Yes that is correct, I rode in a car with 3 "strangers" from the Bay Area to Los Angeles, and it was a fantastic, cheap and convenient way to get to my destination!
Before you dismiss me as crazy, read on to learn about my experience - maybe you'll be inspired to try ride-sharing (whether for commuting to work, or for longer trips similar to mine):
A few months ago, I decided to visit some friends in Los Angeles for a few days.
I didn't want to…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2014 at 11:00am
Posted on March 3, 2014 at 12:30am