Environmental Justice San Gabriel Mountains Forever Leadership Academy

Posted: January 24th, 2013

Ramya Sivasubramanian, Assistant Director and Counsel of The City Project, led a class on environmental justice at the San Gabriel Mountains Forever Leadership Academy on January 15, 2013.

Leadership Academy is a six-month volunteer training program on civic engagement, community organizing, and project management supporting San Gabriel Mountains Forever. Sixteen participants graduated from the Leadership Academy in its first cycle. They supported the San Gabriel Mountains Forever campaign in diverse communities across the San Gabriel Valley and the greater Los Angeles region through self-designed local community projects.

Click here to learn more about the work of The City Project and allies in diversifying access to and support for the San Gabriel Mountains and the proposed National Recreation Area.