Salton Sea Community Science enters second year

In August 2021, Alianza launched our Community Science Program, where community members work alongside scientists to test water from the Salton Sea for contamination, including agricultural runoff. Because there is little to no water sampling done at the Salton Sea,...

Voter outreach in the East Coachella Valley

In the weeks leading up to the Nov. 8 election, Alianza was once again able to deploy a team of canvassers to encourage participation among East Coachella Valley voters. The power of the vote is one of the best ways for residents to influence policy and shape a...

Youth leaders join community justice work

An important aspect of Alianza’s work is helping residents become community leaders and effectively advocate for needed change. That’s why the Alianza Youth Organizing Council exists: to prepare young people to be the Eastern Coachella Valley’s future leaders by...