Hiring: Farm and Education Coordinator

Under the direction of the Sustainable Food Systems Director, the farm and Education Coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of the organization’s community farm operations at La Milpa de Fresno and community gardens in local communities. They will design and implement growing systems to maximize the production of vegetables, fruits, herbs, flowers, and other […]

Celebration of the Cycle of Life at La Milpa de Fresno

On October 29th, 2023, the staff of the Community Owned Food Systems Program (COFS) at the CCEJN, along with community members who are part of our program, opened the doors of our community educational farm to program funders, agency partners, and local community members. The purpose of the event was to celebrate a successful first […]

Hiring: Policy Associate – Air & Climate Justice Team

The Policy Associate is a new position created to support the Central California Environmental Justice Network’s (CCEJN) Air and Climate Justice Team. The position will report to the Director of the Air and Climate Justice Team and will work collaboratively with CCEJN staff and organizational partners on regional air and climate justice issues. The Associate […]

La Red de Justicia Ambiental organiza la Segunda Feria de Recursos para Trabajadores Agrícolas Migrantes en el Centro de Vivienda Pomona Ranch

Escrito por: Yelisa Ambriz El Centro de Vivienda para Migrantes se asoció recientemente con la Red de Justicia Ambiental de California Central (CCEJN, por sus siglas en inglés) y otras organizaciones para su segunda feria de recursos, destinada a brindar apoyo y recursos cruciales para los trabajadores migrantes. En la feria de recursos, a los […]

CCEJN hosts Second Resource Fair for Migrant Farmwokers at Pomona Ranch Housing Center

Written by Yelisa Ambriz The Migrant Housing Center recently partnered with the Central California Environmental Justice Network (CCEJN) and other organizations for their second resource fair, aimed at providing crucial support and resources for migrant workers. At the resource fair, migrant workers were offered housing support, aid on enrolling in medical services, know your rights […]

EL Proyecto de Milpa

CCEJN’s Agroecology Project launches the first of three seed-saving workshops. Over fourteen participants gathered this past Sunday, to learn different seed-saving techniques in a workshop facilitated by Jeanette Acosta, Ethnobotanist and Permaculture Instructor.  The afternoon was filled with an amazing and enthusiastic space dedicated to a wonderful and enlightening hand-on seed-saving activity. These seed-saving workshops […]

2023: Opportunities for Disadvantaged Communities

by Nayamin Martinez It’s hard to believe that the first month of 2023 has already ended, but what has not ended are the needs and challenges faced by disadvantaged communities. Which are these communities and why are they called that? What are the challenges, but also the opportunities for these communities?  While I am not […]