Skip common site navigation and headers
United States Environmental Protection Agency
Grant Awards Database
Contact Us | Search
Begin Hierarchical Links EPA Home > OARM > Grants and Debarment > Grant Awards Database > All Awards to Non-Profits > Environmental Justice Small Grants Program End Hierarchical Links

 

Project Title: Environmental Justice Small Grants Program


Hide details for Grant InformationGrant Information

Grant ID Number:EQ - 00F54601-0
EPA Region:EPA R6AAShip:R06 - Region 6
Division/Office:Office of Environmental Justice and Tribal AffairsLab/Office:
CFDA:66.604Media:Environmental Justice
Grant Program:
Authority:
Recipient Name: Familias Triunfadoras Inc
City:Recipient Type:Not for Profit
State:TXCong District:16
DUNS:797105058
Competition Status:
Award Date:07/19/2012Cum Award:$25,000
Project Start:07/31/2012Project End:08/01/2013

Hide details for Project Title & DescriptionProject Title & Description

Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
Familias Saludables project (Healthy Families Project) is a culturally relevant and bilingual outreach and education project that engages colonia adults, youth, schools, and local governments in working together to address irrigation canal pollution, groundwater contamination and backyard burning. The project targets (1) the colonias of El Conquistador and Lourdes Estates in Fabens and Lakeview Estates/Agua Dulce colonias in Horizon where there isn't any municipal wastewater system and that have a high number of failing septic systems and (2) the colonias of Bosque Bonito and Las Pampas in San Elizario & the Valley Frondoso colonias in Socorro where irrigation canals are highly polluted with used tires and where families tend to burn garbage, old furniture tires/rubber, plastic or other materials that produce toxins on their private properties more frequently.




Hide details for Contact InformationContact Information

RoleNamePhone
Project Officer Linda Falk 214-665-8535
Grant Specialist Debbie Dorsey 214-665-6554

| Find Current Funding Opportunities | How to Apply | EPA Grantee Forms | Grant and Fellowship Information |
| Closed Announcements/Pending Awards | | Grant Awards Database |
| Grant and Cooperative Agreement Desk Top Resource for Non-Profit Recipients | Policy, Regulations and Guidance |
| Suspension and Debarment Program | Find the Grant Regional Office Near You | EPA's Plan for Grants Management |

 
Begin Site Footer

EPA Home | Privacy and Security Notice | Contact Us