Build Poder Spotlights

May 9, 2016

Poder Spotlight

BUILD PODER Trainee Frida Herrera Wins Big at Prestigious Clinton Global Initiative University Conference

As one of only 12 students from CSUN selected to participate in the Clinton Global Initiative Conference at UC Berkeley Frida’s project “Let’s Grow Healthy” was chosen as one of the winners of the Project Resolution Social Venture Challenge. This awarded her a grant to create 5 school gardens in the Canoga Park area. 

  Read more here

Spotlight 2

May 11, 2016


BUILD PODER Mentor Holli Tonyan’s Research Aims to Fill the Gap On Family Child Care Providers

In partnership with the Early Education and Support Division of the California Department of Education and the nonprofit Child Care Resource Center, Tonyan is the principal investigator of a federally funded research program called “Are You In? Family Child Care Providers’ Experiences in Quality Improvement,” exploring the state of family child care in California.
Read more here