NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLOR PEOPLE
The NAACP Health Committee is sponsoring a #RichmondAirMatters contest to encourage youth to get involved in learning and talking about air pollution in Richmond, North Richmond and San Pablo.
Youth between the ages of 14 and 21 years of age may submit a 90-second video about air pollution in Richmond, North Richmond or San Pablo.
The contest begins, October 1, 2021 and ends November 20, 2021.
Send video submissions to INFO@NAACPRICHMONDCA.ORG. Video submissions must be received by 11:59pm November 20, 2021
1. Youth must reside in Richmond, North Richmond or the San Pablo area
2. Contestants must complete an Air Pollution and Community Mapping survey at Social Pinpoint - Air Pollution and Community Resource Mapping Project (mysocialpinpoint.com)
3. Contestants must create a unique video that includes:
a. A personal story about living in Richmond, North Richmond or the San Pablo area
b. A detailed description of air pollution in Richmond, North Richmond or the San Pablo area (For example: what did you see, where, when and what did you or your family do?)
c. Propose a specific solution for addressing air pollution
d. Encourage other young people in Richmond, North Richmond and San Pablo to complete the Air Pollution and Community Mapping survey
e. In the video, use the hashtag #RichmondAirMatters
First prize award: $250
Second prize award: $150
Third prize award: $100