During the 2015-2016 legislative session, Governor Brown signed 11 bills that I authored, including legislation to eliminate the statute of limitations on rape, permanentely extend overtime for domestic workers, require review of environmental justice impacts on local communities, protect communities from lead pipe dangers, improve career technical education, among others.
Grant Writing Workshop
Senator Leyva hosted a Free Grant Writing Workshop on Friday, February 3, 2017 at the Pomona Unified School District in partnership with California Consulting LLC and Pomona Promise. Approximately 80 participants attended the successful workshop from throughout the Inland Empire. California Consulting CEO Steve Samuelian facilitated the highly anticipated training and spoke about key ingredients that go into a successful grant writing process, as well as information that grant writers should know before selecting grants to which they wish to apply.
Participants received beneficial information and tips that will be useful through the competitive process of grant writing, which will certainly benefit the organizations and community representatives that attended the event.