Community Water Center

Water is a human right, not a privilege.

Celebrating our 2014 victories!

ON Dec 11, 2014

Before the new year, we're pausing to celebrate the power of community-driven change. Check out our infographic highlighting 2014 wins. Thanks to our strong base of supporters, we've accomplished a lot!

Tulare County will welcome water bond money

ON Nov 07, 2014

By David Castellon, Visalia Times-Delta. Some who have waited for the state bond measure to finally be passed are optimistic a good chunk of the money will benefit Tulare County. Ryan Jensen, a community organizer for Visalia-based Community Water Center notes...

Prop 1 Passes!

ON Nov 05, 2014

California voters overwhelmingly approved Proposition 1! Learn more about how the water bond advances the Human Right to Water in California by checking out our Prop 1 fact sheet here.

Job Opportunities: Community Organizer & Regional Water Management Coordinator

ON Oct 31, 2014

Do you or does someone you know want to work full time to help all communities secure the human right to water? CWC is excited to begin the search for two new full-time staff members! We’re hiring a Community Organizer and a Regional Water Management Coordinator in our Visalia Office. Please share the job descriptions below with your friends and networks!

Honoring Teresa De Anda

ON Oct 31, 2014

With heavy hearts, we share news that Teresa De Anda, a founding AGUA member from Earlimart, passed away last weekend. Teresa De Anda was a longtime organizer, advocate, leader, mentor, mother, and loving friend to many in our movement.

" CWC has stepped in at all stages... to improve drinking water quality in the Central Valley, from testifying to policymakers to organizing to working to get local projects funded. "

--GRIST.COM

LAUREL FIRESTONE

CWC Co-founder and Co-Executive Director, awarded 2013 Gary Bellow Public Service Award

by The Harvard Law School.

SUSANA DE ANDA

CWC's Co-Founder & Co-Executive Director awarded "Top Activist" in 2012

by Marie Claire magazine.