The Leadership Counsel is hosting a film screening this Friday, August 11th
at Fres.Co of the documentary, “The Battle for Matheny,” followed by a
panel discussion with community leaders featured in the film, Reinelda
Palma and Hugo Trujillo, along with the filmmaker Samuel Contreras and
Ashley Werner. The film features the persevering and ultimately successful
efforts of residents of Matheny Tract, Tulare County, to secure their
community’s right to safe and affordable drinking water. The discussion
will include current efforts to ensure that the human right to water is
realized for all communities across California.

Here are the details:

Where: Fres.Co, 1918 *Fresno* Street, *Fresno, CA*, 93721
What & When: Doors Open – 6; Reception – 6:30; Film Start -7:00; Discussion
– 7:30-8:00

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Ashley Werner
Senior Attorney
Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability
764 P Street, Suite 012, Fresno, CA 93721
Direct: (559) 369-2786
Cell: (415) 686-1368
www.leadershipcounsel.org
Twitter: @LCJandA