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Upcoming Events

September 12-November 1st, 2015
The Geography of Poverty, A photo exhibit by Matt Black

On display at Anastasia Photo in New York City, New York

October 2-5th, 2015
Stop the Frack Attack, National Summit in Denver, COtop the Frack Attack, National Summit in Denver, CO 
CRPE Staff Attorney, Madeline Stano will speak on several panels at this summit. 

November 1st, 2015
"Arctic Requiem: The Story of Luke Cole and Kivalina"
Join CRPE lawyers for an interactive panel after the showing of this original play.


Oakland Office

Ingrid Brostrom, Senior Attorney
Avani Mody, Communications Coordinator
Brent Newell, Legal Director
Sofia Parino, Senior Attorney
Bobbie Peyton, Development Director
Madeline Stano, Staff Attorney 
Fred Tse, Accountant

Delano Office

Gustavo Aguirre, Director of Organizing
Caroline Farrell, Executive Director
Juan Flores,  Community Organizer
Valerie Gorospe, Community Organizer 
Lupe Martinez, Assistant Director
Bianca Quintero, Community Organizer
Bates, Human Resources Specialist


Valerie Gorospe

Community Organizer

valerie_gorospeValerie Gorospe works as a Community Orgainzer in Delano. Prior to joining CRPE, Valerie was a Medical Assistant and Medical Assisting Instructor for 13 years. She lives in Delano, is the mom of three fantastic children, and also is the proud grand-daughter of the late Pantaleon Ancheta. She was raised in Earlimart, California. Growing up across the street from the grape fields, Valerie saw firsthand (but didn't realize as a child) environmental injustices. She has seen the negative health effects that pesticides can bring to human health in her own family. Valerie thoroughly enjoys her work at CRPE.   
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