Alana Weisberg

Alana Weisberg

Alana is a voracious reader, a lover of books, and technically savvy. She is dedicated to promoting literacy and is interested in educational equity and education reform. Alana is a founder of Bookworm Global, a philanthropic organization. With the help of more than 1000 volunteers, Bookworm Global has donated more than 100,000 books to children in underserved communities.
California’s new composting law and food waste

California’s new composting law and food waste

Senate Bill 1383 was meant to reduce the disposal of organic waste by 75% by the year 2025. Most California residents either do not know about the bill, or they have not started to dispose of their organic waste separately from the rest of their trash.

An unusual Girl Scout cookie season comes to an end

An unusual Girl Scout cookie season comes to an end

The pandemic has disrupted many traditions, including Girl Scout Cookie season, but it did not stop top cookie seller Sarah Curtis from selling more than 1,500 cookies this season. Sarah has been a Girl Scout since she was in the 2nd grade and has been a top seller...