by MICHAEL ISAAC STEIN On a rainy day in New Orleans, people file into a beige one-story building on Jefferson Davis Parkway to sign up for the Low-Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), a federal grant that helps people keep up with their utility bills. New Orleans has one...
A Refugee No Longer in Flight Joanne Furio | Photo: Derek Yarra | December 6, 2017 |  Vien Truong, the new CEO of the Van Jones-founded Dream Corps, digs in for a fight. If you want to see Vien Truong get angry, ask her about lead in paint chips. “My...
Bona® in Partnership with the Environmental Media Association Donates Hardwood Floor to Time for Change Foundation’s Sweet Dreams Facility in Collaboration with Green For All Published January 12, 2018 by Hardwood Floors Magazine. Bona, the Environmental Media Association (EMA), a non-profit 501(c)3 organization founded in 1989 to inspire solutions for the...
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By Vince Cestone and Terisa Estacio for KRON 4. November 1, 2017. (Click photo to watch video coverage) OAKLAND (KRON) — New tests have revealed that high levels of lead have been detected in several Bay Area schools’ water.This time, seven schools have tested higher than federal regulations allow. In a news conference on Wednesday, a local...
By Jill Tucker, for SF Gate. November 1, 2017 Oakland parents and community activists called on school officials Wednesday (November 1) to adopt a policy that ensures students have access to safe drinking water, an outcry spurred by test results showing faucets at seven school sites had high levels of lead....
Moms from the environmental activism arm of Van Jones' Dream Corps mobilized for climate justice in D.C.
Courtesy of Politic365.   Vien Truong is no stranger to the climate justice movement. A long-time resident of Oakland, California, environmental equity is an abiding passion for the CEO of Dream Corps and leader of Green For All.  Nationally praised for her work developing energy and environmental policy, “this work has been...
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