Valley Improvement Projects

Working with the Community to Improve the Community

VIP Takes State Environmental Officials on a Tour of West Stanislaus

On September 5th 2018 members of Valley Improvement Projects, Central Valley Air Quality Coalition (CVAQ), and Catholic Charities of Stockton hosted officials from the California Environmental Protection Agency and the … Continue reading

October 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

CCEJN’s “Roots of Resistance” Conference a Success

THANK YOU! As Co-chair of the Unity Council, I Rosenda Mataka would like to thank everyone who attended or contributed to the Roots Of Resistance bi-annual conference. The amount of … Continue reading

November 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

VIP’s Earth Day Weekend!

Valley Improvement Projects had an eventful Earth Day weekend, participating in a meeting with US EPA officials in San Francisco on Friday 4/21 with the California Environmental Justice Coalition (CEJC), … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

In Memory: Emiliano Amor Mataka 1980-2015

“The greatest philanthropists of all time are not the Rockefellers, the Carnegies, the Gates or the Buffets, they are the nameless, everyday people who display the best of humanity daily, … Continue reading

August 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

VIP Featured on Center for Climate Change & Health Website

V.I.P. was recently featured on the Center for Climate Change & Health website as part of their “Stories from the Field” page about how “Many communities are working at the local level to … Continue reading

June 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

VIP Seeks to Improve Modesto’s Earth Day Festival

Valley Improvement Projects is grateful that Modesto has an annual Earth Day event and pleased by some of the groups, vendors, and activities offered. Unfortunately, we feel there is a … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

VIP Featured in ‘Stanislaus Connections’

Valley Improvement Projects was recently featured in Stanislaus Connections, the semi-monthly publication of the Modesto Peace/Life Center. Check out http://peacelifecenter.org/ for more information about the Peace/Life Center in downtown Modesto. You … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Air Quality Victory in Fresno!

Originally posted on CCEJN:
**CCEJN Unity Council member Sarah Sharpe addresses the media during a press conference on May 30th** June 2, 2014 On Friday, May 30th, many clean air advocates held a…

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Join us TOMORROW: The Need for a People’s Earth Day in Modesto

Tomorrow, Saturday April 19th, Valley Improvement will be holding the monthly “Free Market and Bike Workshop” at Enslen Park (behind the city’s corporate Earth Day in Graceda Park). Join us from … Continue reading

April 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

VIP’s 5 Point Platform

1 – Environmental Justice and Public Health: VIP works to promote the good health of people and the planet by emphasizing natural and sustainable agriculture and environmental practices. – Participates … Continue reading

March 27, 2014 · 1 Comment
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