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 2021-2022 Calendar is "Clean Air: What does clean air mean to you?". 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 Citizen Air Monitoring Network, Diaz & Loera Centro Latino, The Eric Reyes Foundation, and Vallejo Peace Project for the
2021-2022 Calendar Art Contest. Learn more about our partners!
The Citizen Air Monitoring
Network is made up of residents of Vallejo who are working to make the air and environment better for the community. They meet monthly (meetings open to all, including youth) to hear
voices, concerns, and ideas of Vallejo residents in a space that was created to learn about potential problems and advocate for healthier air and a healthier population.At Fighting Back,
preventing more families and individuals from experiencing that tragedy is extremely important, as is finding homes for those who need them.
Diaz & Loera Centro
Latino is a bilingual, volunteer-based organization that aims to assist the Latino community through advocacy, leadership and providing resources (such as consultations, life skills,
monthly education seminars and workshops, referrals, and tutoring) to support self-sufficiency and leadership among the population.
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.
Vallejo Peace Project, is
a community organization that began in 2015, focused on restoring peace and a sense of community to the city of Vallejo. Their goal is to “specialize in community outreach among all
ages and all walks of life as a way to unite the community” in order to instill a sense of pride and desire to foster a safer environment. This group prides itself on PEACE, TEAMWORK
and CIVIC ACTION.