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Introduction to AWJC
At the Adelanto Water Justice Coalition, our unwavering purpose is to advocate for equitable access to clean, safe, and sustainable water for every resident of Adelanto. We believe that water is a fundamental human right and we are committed to empowering our community to secure this vital resource.
Our mission is to:
1. Advocate for Equity: We strive to eliminate disparities in water quality and availability that disproportionately affect marginalized communities in Adelanto. We are dedicated to ensuring that every resident, regardless of their background or circumstance, has equal access to clean and safe water
2. Raise Awareness: We work tirelessly to educate the public about the water issues facing Adelanto and the broader region. We believe that informed citizens are the key to positive change, and we endeavor to foster a sense of urgency and responsibility toward water justice.
3. Collaborate and Mobilize: Through partnerships with local organizations, government agencies, and concerned citizens, we harness the collective power of our community to drive meaningful change. We organize events, campaigns, and initiatives, that unite us in our pursuit of clean water for all.
4. Advocate for Sustainable Solutions: We advocate for sustainable water management practices, emphasizing responsible stewardship of our precious water resources to ensure a thriving Adelanto for generations to come.
5. Hold Decision-Makers Accountable: We engage with local and regional authorities to demand transparency, accountability, and policies that prioritize the welfare of our residents. We persistently hold decision-makers responsible for delivering on their commitments to our community.
6. Empower and Support: We empower individuals and families to navigate water-related challenges, offering resources, guidance, and support to those in need. Together, we build a resilient community capable of overcoming water injustices.
7. Promote Environmental Justice: We champion environmental justice practices that recognize the interconnectedness of social, economic, and environmental factors in addressing water issues. Our vision extends beyond water access to a holistic, sustainable, and just community.