Category Archives: Youth

Update: PARTNER EVENTS: Smoke-Free Housing Press Conference 04-20-2012

Please see the attached updated flyer for this event below.

NCPP is proud to co-sponsor this event with our partners.  Please join us to witness youth leaders advocate for positive change in their community.  See you there!

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LGBTQQIA: Celebrating the Life of Rae Tapia 05-01-2012

NCPP cordially invites you to attend this celebration of the life of Rae Tapia, a transgendered youth from Woodside High School who took her own life last year as a result of struggles related to her identity.  Join the community in exploring solutions and finding ways to heal and grow from this experience.

(Click on flyer to download PDF)

PARTNER EVENTS: Teen Driver Safety Night April 12, 2012

Do your parents get nervous whenever you’re behind the wheel? Have you ever wondered if there was a way to prove to them, you know what you’re doing? Fear no more! Visit Oceana High School April 12, 2012 from 6:30-8pm  for a Teen Driver Safety Night. Representatives from Farmers Insurance Group and the Pacifica Police Department will be there presenting driver safety tips and answering questions. Ease their fears and brush up on teen driving laws.

(Click below to download a PDF flyer of the event)

YOUTH: Latina Leaders in Government Young Women’s Civic Engagement Forum, April 19th 2012

The San Mateo chapter of the California Women Lead in partnership with Sequoia High School and Redwood City Mayor Alicia Aguirre will be hosting a Civic Forum at Sequoia High School on Thursday, April 19, 2012 4-6pm. Please register by April 16th, for a chance to speak with locally elected Hispanic leaders. This is your chance to ask questions and be politically active in the community. This event is free and open to everyone.

(Click below to download the PDF version of  the flyer)

PHOTOS: Mission Fusion Februray 9th-10th

Mission Fusion is a dance showcase featuring Jefferson Elementary and Jefferson Union High School District students utilizing art and culture to connect with their community. Through dance you can inspire others, build lifelong relationships and teach culture in a way as to surpass words. Mission Fusion students showcasing their commitment to the craft and their energy is awe-inspiring.

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COMMUNITY: YO! Mateo Smoke-Free Hollywood

The Youth Organizing San Mateo County (YO! Mateo) community program is one of the San Mateo based initiatives by the Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI). YO! Mateo is a youth leadership coalition empowering youths on issues ranging from nutrition to advocacy. And next week the Smoke-Free Hollywood group of YO! Mateo, which aims to ban smoking from films rated below -R- because of their influence on new teen smokers, will be presenting this month’s NCPP meeting on Wednesday February 29, 2012 at 3:30pm-5:30pm and the venue is TBA.

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