40% of Latinos and African and American kids are more likely to die of asthma. 14% of Latino kids have asthma already.
School buses and public transportation are a good way to address this and a very specific way to reduce exposure and achieve improvements.
Chispa is an organizing program of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV). We are dedicated to community organizing to build the capacity of communities of color to influence policy makers and pressure polluters to protect communities’ rights to clean air and water, healthy neighborhoods, and a safe climate for generations to come.