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COIN Program generates economic opportunity

The California Organized Investment Network CDFI Tax Credit Program (COIN), which generates economic opportunity in California’s low-income rural and urban communities, could end if it is not included in the 2017-18 state budget.

California budget includes crucial funds for water in schools

Sacramento, Calif. — Yesterday, Gov. Jerry Brown signed the $107.9 billion 2016-2017 state budget and supporting trailer bills including a $10 million additional investment to increase Californians’ access to clean, safe and affordable drinking water.

California takes action to address its drinking water crisis

The Drinking Water Advocates Coalition representing rural water advocates, urban water districts, education and children’s organizations, and environmental justice, health and equity organizations expressed support for the Legislature’s investment in guaranteeing that all Californians have access to safe, clean, and affordable drinking water and urge the Governor to support.