Tag Archives: Empowerment

End of DOMA and Prop 8 informational articles

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Click here for links to post-DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) and prop 8 fact sheets and articles.

The site provides information about immigration, federal student aid (FAFSA), federal taxes, medicaid, military spousal benefits, supplemental security income for aged, blind, and disabled, marriage for same-sex couples in California, and more.

NEWS: San Mateo County Supervisoral District Lines Advisory Committee Meeting on 7/11/2013 in Millbrae

Did you know that San Mateo County voters approved changes to the County charter that would allow new supervisoral districts to be created?  Be informed about what the changes could potentially mean about who represents YOU on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors.

Read the San Mateo County News article HERE

Supervisoral District Flyer

Watch and listen as Mayor Ray Buenaventura (Facebook page) of Daly City addresses the audience at the 6/18/2013 meeting of the District Lines Advisory Committee at the War Memorial Community Center regarding the initially limited access of the general public about these redistricting committee meetings, and the concerns of residents about Daly City possibly being split apart in this redistricting process.  (5:33 into the video)

NCPP Staff member Athila Lambino also attended and spoke at the San Mateo County Supervisoral District Lines Advisory Committee Meeting at the War Memorial Community Center in Daly City on 6/18/2013.

Athila raising a question about possible underhanded tactics occurring with use of the online mapping tool.  (1:10:34)

Athila addresses a question from Hayden Lee of Millbrae about how a resident of South San Francisco might feel about the district lines and the strong community feedback from Daly City residents for not dividing Daly City.  (1:27:06)

See the complete video of the meeting here:


Please mark your calendars to attend the July 11th redistricting committee meeting at the Millbrae Community Center, 477 Lincoln Circle, Millbrae, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.  Share your voice!

 

 

PHOTO: TMAC Honored at Communities in Action Recognition Ceremony 6-7-2013

Teens Making A Change (TMAC) from Pacifica posing with Fahad Qurashi of Youth Leadership Institute (YLI) at the Communities in Action Recognition Ceremony on June 7th, 2013 at the William Walker Recreation Center, in Foster City.

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Here’s the full gallery!

Join NCPP on the Summer 2013 Healthy Retailer Project!

★ Are you between the age of 15 to 21?
★ Do you have a smartphone or tablet device?
★ Would you like to help out the community and earn gift cards while doing it?

➤  If you answered YES to all three questions, check out the Healthy Retailer Project! 

 

Here’s how you can get involved:

1.  Click on the flyer below to be taken to the registration page to participate as a volunteer.

NCPP Healthy Retailer Survey Volunteers Needed

 

2.  Print and complete the volunteer packet below.  (If you’re 17 or under, please make sure to get your parent(s)/guardian(s) signature.)

Click to download:    HEALTHY RETAILER VOLUNTEER PACKET

 

3.  Once your registration has been confirmed by NCPP Staff (you will receive an email confirmation), just bring your completed packet to your scheduled training date.

That’s it!  Hope to see you soon!  Please share and spread the word about this awesome opportunity!

 

Thanks!

-NCPP Staff

1st San Mateo County PRIDE Event 6-15-2013

It’s finally here!  Our friends over at the San Mateo PRIDE Initiative have been hard at work putting together the first ever PRIDE event in San Mateo County.  NCPP has helped to sponsor this event by designing the outreach flyer below.  Click on the Facebook link at the bottom of this post to stay updated on the latest news about this event!

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To download a ZIP of Printer-Ready PDF files of this flyer, please click HERE.

 

Click on the link to go to the Facebook page.
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