2014 Community Partners

Focus: Environment

Friends of Albert Einstein Academies
Water Education Station
$25,000
Educates students in grades K-8, the community, and many neighboring schools about water issues relating to water conservation, quality, and treatment.
www.friendsofaea.org


Friends of Balboa Park
Plaza de Balboa Smartscape Project
$40,000
Makes Balboa Park more sustainable by optimizing water usage in the Plaza de Balboa, reclaiming water from building rooftops and air conditioning condensation, and utilizing “water wise” irrigation to the Zoro and Persian Rug Gardens.
www.friendsofbalboapark.org


Friends of the Water Conservation Garden
Ms. Smarty-Plants Grows Earth Heroes & The Magic of Water
$73,000
Effecting long-term changes in how San Diegans use and conserve water by providing education programs for children teaching them about the scarcity of water, drought tolerant plants, and simple things they can do to conserve water.
www.thegarden.org


San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum
Water Wise Programs
$28,000
Teaches children about the water cycle, conservation, watershed science, and environmental issues through education programs and the Water Wise exhibit.
www.sdcdm.org