Fighting Back Partnership is a non-profit organization committed to preventing and ending poverty and its effects in Vallejo and throughout Solano County. For over 20 years, we have hosted a
city-wide annual Calendar Art Contest. Youth ages 4-18, enter their artwork with a chance to be featured on our calendar. Generous prizes are also awarded to winners and
The theme for our 2022-2023 Calendar is "In the eyes of the unhoused…". Each year, youth submit original artwork on a standard sheet of paper, using materials such as
paint, crayons, oil pastels, pencil, ink, and colored markers. Submissions are judged on the theme relevance, creativity, and clarity.
Fighting Back Partnership teamed up with The Eric Reyes Foundation and the Solano Dream Center for the 2022-2023 Calendar Art Contest. Learn more about our partners!
The Eric Reyes Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to engage with at-risk youth
through community involvement. The organization works to inspire students with academic resources and empower students to achieve their full potential to change the future. They empower
students to achieve their full potential.
Solano Dream Center (SDC) is a faith-based, but not faith required, non-profit corporation that assists homeless individuals in getting off the streets, meet their basic
essentials of life for shelter, food and health, and provide a supportive path to restoration and increased self-reliance. Their mission is to help all individuals and to help break the
homeless cycles. They provide case management, job and life skill building opportunities, and multiple temporary shelter opportunities with food and showers included.