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  • 14th Annual Robert Kennedy Awards

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    Please join the San Fernando Valley Young Democrats on the evening of Thursday, February 23rd as we honor these outstanding Democratic leaders in the San Fernando Valley:

    RFK Legacy Award:
    -Hon. Alex Padilla, California Secretary of State

    RFK Leadership Awards:
    -Hon. Nayiri Nahabedian, Vice President of Glendale Unified School Board
    -Steve Barkan of SG&A Campaigns

    Carroll Inspiration Award for Young Democrats:
    -John Ly, rising star and Bet Tzedek Board Member

    To purchase sponsorships and tickets, please visit: https://secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/RFK2017

    2016 might have been a tough year for Democrats nationwide, but California continues to lead the way with our progressive majority and unprecedented voter engagement. SFVYD is committed to upholding these values while educating and invigorating young activists.

    We are proud to recognize Democratic agents of change who independently and collectively have played an instrumental role in progressive politics at the local, state, and federal levels. The RFK Awards serves as both an opportunity to honor the contributions of these transformative leaders and as SFVYD's only fundraising event of the year.

  • Politics & Pozole

    • Friday, February 24, 2017 at 08:00 AM
    • Redbird in Los Angeles, CA

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    Join Latinas Lead California for Politics & Pozole on Friday, February 24, 2017 at 7:30 AM.

    We will be enjoying a conversation about Latina Leadership over Chef Neal Fraser's critically acclaimed Pozole at Redbird, one of Los Angeles' best restaurants.

    Tickets are $100. Sponsorships are available. 

    To purchase a ticket, please visit latinasleadca.org/pozole.

    Please note: This facebook event is for informational purposes. You must purchase a ticket on our website for admission to our event.

  • Armenian Genocide Education Award Luncheon

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    The ANCA-WR Education Committee is proud to announce its first Armenian Genocide Education Award Luncheon to be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017, 11:00AM at Dream Palace Banquet Hall in Glendale, CA. The Luncheon will celebrate and honor K-12 instructors in public schools who have gone above their call of duty to teach their students about the Armenian Genocide.

    The committee is currently seeking nominations from the public for educators who have taught about the Armenian Genocide in their subject areas. Nominations are not limited to social studies and history departments. The ANCA-WR Education Committee is seeking to find educators in all subject areas, including English-Language Arts, Music, and other departments. Nominations may be submitted online at www.ANCAWR.org/EducationAward before the January 15, 2017 deadline.

    The luncheon is open to all who want to show their appreciation, celebrate and honor educators for their dedication to teaching about the Armenian Genocide. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities available online at www.ANCAWR.org/luncheonrsvp. For additional information, visit www.ANCAWR.org/luncheon or call (818) 500-1918.

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    Congressional District 34th Candidate Forum
    Hosted by CHIRLA
    Saturday, February 25, 2017
    Candidate Meet and Greet: 3:00pm- 3:30pm
    Forum: 3:30pm-6:00pm
    Location: CHIRLA Los Angeles Office
    2533 W. 3rd St., Suite 101, Los Angeles 90057

    For more information: 213-353-3920 or dcolin@chirla.org

    SPACE IS LIMITED: PLEASE RSVP TO SECURE SPACE
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    This is a Special Election for the vacant seat in CD 34. 
    Election Day will be, Tuesday April 4, 2017.

    Confirmed Candidates:
    Maria Cabildo
    Sara Hernandez
    Yolie Flores
    Raymond Meza
    Sandra Mendoza
    Arturo Carmona
    Steven Mac
    Wendy Carrillo
    Vanessa Aramayo
    Tenaya Wallace
    Kenneth Mejia

    All candidates that officially filed have been invited to participate.

    CHIRLA is a 501C3 organization that does not endorse any group or individuals. This forum is for educational purpose only.

  • Yes on H - March for the Homeless

    • Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 04:00 PM
    • Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles, CA

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    Angelenos!

    The time has come again for us to fight for our Angelenos experiencing homelessness. This March 7th, at the local County Elections, there is a very important Measure up for approval. If successfully passed, Measure H would generate about $350 million annually to be used for homelessness prevention and housing. It would also provide services for thousands of units of homeless housing that will be financed by Proposition HHH, the $1.2-billion bond measure, we the people of Los Angeles championed in November of 2016. 

    We, Monday Night Mission and LA on Cloud9 are asking you to March with us on Saturday the 25th of February 2017, to ask our fellow brothers and sisters of our city to champion Measure H, so we can finally provide the help our homeless Angelenos need!
    We need you! We need 2/3’s majority to pass Measure H
    Join us at 4.00pm in front of the Hollywood and Vine subway station at 6250 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 to March on Hollywood Blvd until we reach Hollywood and Highland.

    Following is a full list of services which would be funded by Measure H:

    Mental health, substance abuse treatment, health care, education, job training, rental subsidies, emergency and affordable housing, transportation, outreach, prevention, and supportive services for homeless children, families, foster youth, veterans, battered women, seniors, disabled individuals, and other homeless adults.

    For more info please see the offical website for Measure h at: http://voteyesonh.com/

    We encourage all Angelenos and organizations in LA to join us in this Peaceful March.

    Mel Tillekeratne & Claudia Perez
    Monday Night Mission/LA on Cloud9

  • Feed The Homeless, Less Fortunate Families and Animals In Need

    • Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 07:30 AM
    • MacArthur Park in Los Angeles, CA

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    FEBRUARY'S THE MONTH OF LOVE. COME SPREAD SOME LOVE TO THOSE WHO NEED IT MOST

    **JOIN US IN HELPING THE HOMELESS, LESS FORTUNATE FAMILIES AND ANIMALS IN NEED**

    MENU items needing donation:
    600 Pieces of Chicken (Made Any Way)
    20 Mixed Vegetables Trays (Made Any Way)
    20 Mac & Cheese/Potato/Macaroni Salad Trays (Made Any Way)
    20 Salad Trays (Made Any Way) Dressing optional 
    20 Desert (pies, cakes, cookies, candy etc) 
    20 Large Bags of Chips 
    30 cases of water 
    20 cases or bottles of juice or soda 
    Cat Food & Dog Food 
    LOTS OF FRESH FRUIT
    You can also bring anything you'd like even if not on the list.
    *please bring food prepared*

    NON FOOD items needing donation:
    Large Trash Bags
    500 Forks
    500 Styrafoam boxes
    20 Sternos
    Mens Clothes and Shoes
    Pads & Tampons
    Tooth Paste
    Tooth Brushes
    Shampoo
    Deodorant 
    Bar Soap
    Diapers (Baby and Adult)
    Wipes
    Gallon Size & Sandwich/Quart Size Ziplocs 
    *You may also bring plastic/paper/tote bags to give to people who are carrying a lot of items*

    WHEN: Sunday, February 26nd, 2017

    WHERE WE MEET: Mac Arthur Park by the corner of West 7th St. & South Park View St. in Los Angeles CA (2230 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057)
    *LOOK FOR THE WHITE TENTS*

    WHAT WE DO ON THE EVENT DAY: We get there at 7:30 am and set up canopies and tables, assemble and organize donations received. We start to serve and give away food/items around 9:30 am. Shortly after, we open up the following sections of Clothes, Haircuts, Pet Food/Supplies, and the Children's Arts and Crafts. We finish serving and start the cleanup/breakdown around 11:30-12:00 pm.

    WHO WE ARE: We are a large group of family/volunteers ranging in age from as young as 6 yrs old on up. We ask that all children volunteers be age 6+ and accompanied by an adult at all times.

    PLEASE NOTE: CA Health & Safety Codes 113969 - Persons preparing, serving, or handling food or utensils shall wear hair restraints, such as hats, hair coverings, or nets, which are designed and worn to effectively keep their hair from contacting non-prepackaged food, clean equipment, utensils. We will be providing hair nets on the date of the event.

    YOU SHOULD START: Collect donations ranging from food, snack items, funds, new & used clothes, shoes, blankets, jackets, toiletries, toys for the kids and any other item someone else can benefit from.

    REMEMBER: We also help animals in need so dog and cat food, toys, bowls, leashes, collars and beds for both cats and dogs. Also, clothing as well.

    DRESS APPROPRIATELY: Due to safety concerns, please remember to dress appropriately by wearing the proper shoes and nothing too revealing.

    EDUCATIONAL PROFESSIONALS: We always welcome educational professionals (such as teachers, assistants, tutors, child development professionals and students) to either join us in service or by donating materials for our arts and crafts section. 
    Please direct all questions pertaining to the Children's department to Billy Truong at (424) 262-4559
    or message him on his Facebook Account 
    at https://www.facebook.com/billy.truong.752

    DONATIONS: Donations can be dropped off at 8am the morning before the event at our storage unit in South Central at 6033 S Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90001 or brought directly to Mac Arthur Park on the date of the event If you are unable to drop off at those times, please contact us for alternate drop off locations and dates.

    QUESTIONS: You can message us directly on Facebook or contact (323)920-9-PAW or Claudia Perez 323-812-9836 (no texting) claudia@LAonCloud9.org

    Looking forward to seeing you there!" - Claudia Perez, LA on Cloud9 President

    DONATE via PAYPAL: donate@LAonCloud9.org

    **NON-VOLUNTEERS: If you or someone you know needs assistance, please come and join us for a free meal, clothes, pet items and anything else we may have at the event, we never turn anyone (that is in need) away from the event.**

  • 2017 DPSFV General Assembly

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    The Biennial General Assembly of the
    Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
    Sunday, February 26, 2017

    Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 10:30
    You must be registered by 10:30 to vote.
    General Assembly begins at 10:30.

    University Student Union Northridge Center
    California State University, Northridge
    Nordhoff Street at Zelzah Avenue

  • Democratic Club of Claremont General Meeting

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    General Meeting of the Democratic Club of Claremont.

  • City of Burbank Primary Election

    • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 07:00 AM
    • City of Burank in Burbank, CA

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    City of Burbank Primary Elections are today.

  • February Nonprofit Networking Mixer

    • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    • Idle Hour in North Hollywood, CA

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    Join us for our monthly nonprofit networking mixer! Our mixers are always 100% FREE -- because nobody should have to pay to meet awesome people. Help us grow our network by bringing a friend or two!

    Join our community! Membership is $30 a year, and gains you access to all 2017 professional development events, our online jobs board, discounted/free access to community events, and more! Learn more at www.ynpnla.org/membership.