Environmental Health Coalition





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: National City, CA

Total Budget: $1,000

Area of Focus: Maternal and child health

Activity Type: Education: Volunteer Services

Summary: The Environment Health Coalition is hosting a leadership training program for 30 new female community leaders. In order for working women to attend these evening sessions the project will purchase healthy food through partner Olivewood Kitchenistas


Working women who are in an environmental health training provided by the Environmental Health Coalition and Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center six evenings will receive healthy food for their families to allow them time away from the responsibility to feed their families while they are taking their weekly leadership training. The funds will be used to supply healthy food through Kitchenistas who have launched their own catering business in order to support a small, woman-owned business in National City.


June-September EHC will collaborate with Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center to plan the join SALTA training. Training will begin in September 2021, Graduation from program will take place virtually in October, 2021.

EHC serves San Diego, California affected Communities; Barrio Logan, Logan Heights, City Heights and National City.

Use of Funds:

Supply healthy food to support families while working women (mothers) take leadership training and are away from their family responsibilities.

Club Member Involvement:

Attend monthly environmental justice regional action team meetings

Share posts on Social Media to highlight EHC activities, news and updates

Review with EHC funding requirements and documentation of fund use

Project Contact Person

District: 5340

Rotary Club of: Solana Beach

Primary Contact: Lynn Stevens

Email: lynn.stevens@traveledge.com

Project Status

This project is "Signed". This means that the signatures from the club leadership have been collected. This project is now being reviewed by the district leadership for approval. Once a decision is made, the status of the project will be changed to "Approved".

Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Solana Beach (5340)









DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

Project Supporting Documents

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History Log Entries


System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Lynn Stevens

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Lynn Stevens

System Entry: Project signed by Lynn Stevens.

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