Project Title & Description
Environmental Justice Program - Community Awareness Campaign
The funds requested from Environmental Justice Small Grant Program will build an added component to: (1) address the needs for information and training to reduce exposure to toxic contaminants and to properly dispose hazardous waste associated with nail product; and (2) to meaningfully involve nail salon business sector into collaborative partnership with State-local regulators, healthcare providers; and community leaders by identifying barriers and formulating advisory guidelines to address health concerns among low-income Vietnamese nail salon workers in Orange County, California.
This grant amendment extends the budget and project period end dates from 10/15/13 to 3/31/14. The federal funding in the amount of $25,000.00 remains the same.