Community Water Center

Community-driven water solutions through organizing, education, and advocacy

Water is a human right, not a privilege.

100+ Community Members Travel to Sacramento for Rally!

ON Jun 14, 2018

Yesterday was a powerful day with over 100 residents from the San Joaquin Valley traveling to Sacramento to share their experience with unsafe water and urge legislators to support the Governor’s Safe and Affordable Drinking Water Fund. See pictures from the day below! Thank you to everyone who took the time to raise their voices for safe water!

Erica joins CWC Team as Director of Organizing!

ON Jun 11, 2018

Erica joined us this week as our new Director of Organizing! She brings years of experience working with low-income, rural communities on environmental justice issues, and we are so excited to be working with her.

BACKERS OF SAFE AND AFFORDABLE DRINKING WATER FUND APPLAUD COMMITMENT BY GOVERNOR AND LEGISLATURE TO MOVE FORWARD TO ADDRESS STATE CRISIS

ON Jun 08, 2018

SACRAMENTO -- Supporters of a statewide Safe and Affordable Drinking Water Fund today applauded the commitment by Governor Jerry Brown, Legislative leadership and a bipartisan group of legislators to continue to craft a solution to the state’s drinking water crisis.

Civic Engagement Team Calls 1,000s of Tulare County Voters!

ON Jun 08, 2018

Our Civic Engagement Project team spent the past few weeks contacting thousands of Tulare County Latino voters! They talked to voters about water in their community and reminded them to vote. See pictures of the team below!

May 2018 eNews

ON May 31, 2018

" 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.