Environment

Monumental Anniversary: Photo Pop- Up Exhibit at Riverside's Division 9 Gallery

By Priscilla Cordova,

On Saturday, March 18th, we’ll be celebrating the one year anniversary of the Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails and Castle Mountains National Monuments with a pop-up photo exhibition at Division 9 Gallery that I am curating as part of my internship with the Hispanic Access Foundation.

SAND TO SNOW, MOJAVE TRAILS, AND CASTLE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL MONUMENTS CELEBRATE ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSAY

A series of events held across Southern California’s desert region will greet the anniversary of the Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails, and Castle Mountains National Monument designations. Celebrations will highlight the importance of these newly protected lands to a wide spectrum of local residents, business owners and visitors.

Twenty Latino groups have signed a joint letter on Anniversary of California Desert National Monuments

In California, where the largest ethnic group is Hispanic, Latino voices were important to the creation of the Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails and Castle Mountains National Monuments. Latinos are now stepping up to make sure these monuments are kept intact.

Two California Organizations Among 2017 George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education Fund Grantees

Two California non-profit organizations have been awarded funds to provide fishing programs for Hispanic families. A total of $10,792 in grants was awarded by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) through the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education Fund.

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