(El Centro, CA) – This morning, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), the Imperial County Probation Department, and Rite Track Youth Services celebrated an $830,006 California Youth Reinvestment Grant. Assemblymember Garcia has been a strong advocate to increase investments in this grant program designed to expand youth diversion and alternative-sanction programs, academic- and vocational-education services, mentoring, as well as behavioral health services across our state.
(Imperial, CA) – Today, as part of an annual partnership with IBEW 569, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D- Coachella) will deliver toys to various community groups and local nonprofit agencies. These toys will benefit Imperial Valley children in need, including to help share holiday joy with young cancer patients.
Thirty local, at-promise youth and young adults receive suits needed for job interviews.
(Indio, CA) –This holiday season, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) proudly presents his inaugural Suit Drive and Giveaway event in partnership with Desert Best Friend's Closet and Desert Theatreworks. Together, they were able to distribute suits, provide complimentary professional attire consultations, as well as showcase other job-seeking resources to thirty local, at-promise students and young men preparing to launch their careers.
CA Air Resources Board incorporates Eastern Coachella Valley into AB 617 Community Air Protection Program
(SACRAMENTO, CA) — Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia’s (D-Coachella) efforts to include the Eastern Coachella Valley as a designated AB 617 Community Air Protection Program site proved successful before the California Air Resources Board (CARB). AB 617, was part of the groundbreaking air quality and carbon pollution bill package authored by Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia in 2017 which put environmentally vulnerable and historically underserved areas, like those in Garcia’s district, in positions to play a leading role in determining the direction of our state’s emission reduction investments.
(Calipatria, CA) – On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, the Office of Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia, in partnership with the Golden State Water Company and Comite Civico Del Valle, distributed two hundred Thanksgiving turkeys to families and senior citizens in Imperial County.