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Category: Everyday Heroes

Solidarity with Dreamers #Shutdown

​ “GreenLatinos commends and supports the members of Congress who are standing by Dreamers, the 800,000 inspiring young adults who are going to school, working, taking care of their families, defending their communities, and contributing to the future of America. […]

Healthy Living in the Parklands AARP Open Spaces Work Group #healthylivingparklands

AARP Open Spaces Work Group work shop on parks, health, and older adults. Descanso Gardens Tea House, Jan. 17, 2018. L-R Carolyn De Vinny AARP, David McNeil Baldwin Hills Conservancy, Jane Beesley L.A. County Recreation & Parks Open Space District, […]

I am an immigrant. Soy inmigrante. #Shithole president.

English / Espanol. I am an immigrant. I am a civil rights attorney. I came to the US from Guatemala when I was four. My dad was deported earlier. My uncle came to the US without papers and joined the […]

Congratulations Leadership Academy Graduates Nature for All!

  We celebrated the graduation of our 12th Leadership Academy at L.A. State Historic Park. The Leadership Academy trains the next generation of public lands and environmental justice advocates, particularly among young people and in communities of color. Key Note […]

Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Join us for SFAI 140 Nov 17! Always new & inspiring!

From celebrated local artist Rose B. Simpson from Santa Clara Pueblo, to Civil Rights Advocate Robert García from the USA and Guatemala, to feminist multimedia artist Eva Rocha from Brazil, our twenty presenters are all change makers from an exciting […]

Full moon rising Sangre de Cristo Mountains Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Residents

The City Project / Robert García SFAI Equal Justice Resident […]

Dramatic Copter Rescue Escondido Waterfall Malibu #LACOFD

L.A. County firefighters evacuated an injured hiker via helicopter from Escondido Canyon Waterfall in Malibu Saturday afternoon. The hiker reportedly was climbing the dry waterfall, fell some distance, and landed on his back, injuring it. Firefighters hiked in two miles […]

National Public Lands Day 2017 Anahuak Youth Sports Association, NEEF & The City Project Best Practice!

NPS’s Lily Nia, Melissa Potts, and LA Ranger Troca engage Anahuak players Anahuak Youth Sports Association, The City Project, and NEEF with diverse allies celebrated National Public Lands Day at Río de Los Angeles State Park on September 30, 2017, with […]

Remembering Prof. Miguel Méndez Stanford Lawyer Magazine

By Robert García ’74, JD ‘78 Civil rights, health equity, and conservation attorneys and advocates were gathered at the GreenLatinos National Summit in Asilomar State Park when I received the word Miguel Méndez had died peacefully in his sleep at […]

Go to Parks & Schools, Have Fun, Be Healthy, Learn about People, Places, & Values, Get a Job, Protect Earth & People! Rio de L.A. Sept 30 #NPLD

National Public Lands Event in Los Angeles Saturday 09/30 at Río de Los Angeles State Park at 9:30 AM PT Contact: Felipe Benítez, felipe [ @ ] benitezstrategies.com, 202-215-9664 Multicultural and Bilingual Program for Young Soccer Players to Care for […]