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Camp Fire Central Coast receives prestigious grant


Camp Fire Central Coast announced it was the recipient of the New York Life Foundation grant for local programs that benefit the youth in SLO and Santa Barbara counties. The grant will aid Camp Fire’s efforts in middle school programs, with more than $1 million allotted for a three-year investment. 

“New York Life Foundation’s investment will help our council expand middle school programming and improve data collection to better track youth success in Camp Fire programs,” Camp Fire Executive Director Kenneth Miles said in a statement. “Local programs for middle schoolers include Teens in Action and InterACTION.”

More information about Camp Fire Central Coast is available at and New York Life Foundation at

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Should the proposed aquifer exemption in Cat Canyon be approved?

Yes—the water from the proposed area can't serve as drinking water.
No—oil containments could still pollute usable groundwater.
Additional oil and gas projects can create more jobs.
We need to move away from oil and gas and look at renewable energy projects.

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