On May 9, 2017, winners of the Mojave Environmental Education Consortium’s (MEEC’s) and SoCal Gas’ “Natural Gas: Part of the Solution” essay contest, along with their families and friends, were invited to an awards ceremony at the Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District Office in Victorville.
The local nonprofit and MEEC Diamond Level Sponsor SoCal Gas joined forces to present the contest for students in grades K-12 from throughout the High Desert. Winners of the 1,000 word essay contest received a special certificate and a gift card for the efforts in sharing the many uses of natural gas.
“Natural Gas: Part of the Solution” Essay Winners
Front Row: Eduardo Gudino, George Visual and Performing Arts, Adelanto; Marisol Novoa, George Visual and Performing Arts, Adelanto; Tessa Guerra, George Visual and Performing Arts, Adelanto; Mikayla Luna, Phoenix Academy, Apple Valley. Back Row” Isaiah Nando Amador, Phoenix Academy, Apple Valley; Monique Bodle, Granite Hills High School Apple Valley; Alessia Johnson, Desert Knolls Elementary School, Apple Valley; Jasmine Sedillo, Granite Hills High School Apple Valley; Sarah Eller, Granite Hills High School, Apple Valley; Ruben Santiago, Knight Preparatory Academy, Palmdale.