Happy February from the Youth Commission!
invitation to the next full Youth Commission meeting on February 6, 2012 5:15 p.m. in room 416; and a ton of youth related opportunities and resources!
SF YOUTH COMMISSION
February 6, 2012
Dear friends of the Youth Commission,
This newsletter contains the following: an invitation to our upcoming http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=57yw5rcab&et=1109218021521&s=925&e=001v3qcu2OrfGk0Mv9Dl7mZrHkbqJ_b3fwksdOGz8ca5uzMjpEIlIiBc6E9jhxFjMnKIn4aHr7O5HMKy_rTw9-fBYGwcG5EU846RFa5Fsa6azcEJGu-NMBz22kuYja_jVi-Q9hl4RBeSDs= on Monday, February 6, 2012 in room 416, City Hall
a jam packed youth and family friendly resources and opportunities
NEXT YOUTH COMMISSION MEETING!
Come on down and join us!
The next full Youth Commission meeting will be taking place on: Monday, February 6, 2012
City Hall, room 416
The agenda packet for this meeting is available here.
If there is an issue you think the Youth Commission should hear about, please fill out an Agenda Item Request Form or give us a call at (415) 554-6446. We welcome all youth issues and look forward to seeing you at a future meeting!
YOUTH FRIENDLY RESOURCES
We’re comin ‘atcha with another round of jam-packed youth & family friendly resources!
C.Y.M.C.is hiring youth interns! click here: http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=57yw5rcab&et=1109218021521&s=925&e=001v3qcu2OrfGnTLOeG8WHY8Je8DZvSohkN_M6rdqylBcpjk-qeynSxXcoeeRkGsoxO9_PauIrJUH6SwV0JjtGpT-OTjurS3Dh-4fRdinIZv0gwtY9itRW9adb7plBBxK4y
What: Youth Media After-School Internship
Who: Youth and young adults ages 16-23 When: March 1-June 14 (14 wks)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 4-6:30, Wednesday 2-5
Earn: High School Credit & $600 stipend based on attendance/project completion
Applications can be downloaded here. Youth who are interested need to immediately contact: Jose-Luis Mejia @ (415) 678-8856 or email: email@example.com
2012 Gil Lopez Award Request for Nominations!
The ADRNC is seeking nominees who are community leaders
with a commitment to diversity, supporting communities of color and building cross-cultural alliances.
If you know of a person who you feel qualifies for this award please submit their name for nomination to the ADRNC Board by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, February 10, 2012 – in respect for the nominees, the sooner the better.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Yu-Yee Wu at email@example.com, or Mahvash Hassan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the annual ADRNC conference, please visit: www.adrnc.net
Vernon Davis Visual Arts Scholarship Fund 2012
High school seniors who attend a school in the San Francisco Unified School District and will be attending a college or university to major in fine arts by 2013 are qualified to apply for a $5,000 scholarship!
Deadline is February 16, 2012 !
For more information, please click on this link to apply! “Give Kids A Smile Day” Saturday, February 18, 2012
What: UCSF Dental Clinic offers free cleanings for kids in San Francisco
When: Saturday, February 18, 2012 9am-3pm
Where: 707 Parnassus Avenue, SF
For more information, please call (415) 476-6100×52883 or email email@example.com
Fliers are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Vietnamese
The Eve Lowe Fellowship for Social Justice
looking for new fellows!
The Eva Lowe Fellowship for Social Justice
provides a unique opportunity to a new generation of activists and organizers who want to build the power of and improve the lives of the working class Chinese immigrant community.
All placements for the program will be in San Francisco, California. Scholarships ranging from $500 – $2000 are available but students are also encouraged to seek additional and alternative funding sources (include campus work-study programs, scholarships and stipends). All other costs will the responsibility of each Fellow.
Applications are due by Monday, February 27, 2012 at 5:00 pm PST. Applications can be found online
Coleman Advocates and PMAC — OUR PARENT ORGANIZING PROJECT – IS HIRING!
Coleman Advocates is seeking an experienced organizer!
Position Open: Bayview Parent Organizer (30-40 hrs/week)
Start Dates: March 1st, 2011
Location: 459 Vienna St., SF, CA 94112
Application procedure: Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references, including one parent reference, to above address. Attn: Karen Ramirez; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the Date: “Tomorrow’s Women Leaders Today Conference” March 10, 2012
Ignite California presents “Tomorrow’s Women Leaders Today Conference” on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 9am-4pm
Where: Berkeley City Club,
2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
What: FREE event includes speakers, workshops, lunch with female elected officials, networking, internship opportunities
Who: Open to all female students in high school or college
For more information, please contact:
Fatimah M. Simmons, Director of Programs, Ignite Email:email@example.com ***
Kalpulli Youth Leadership Program
Starting Spring 2012, there will be paid internship opportunities for youth in San Francisco!
Please download the Kalpulli Youth Leadership Program application and the Healing Ourselves Workshop Series
for more information!
The 13th Annual Brower Youth Awards
The 13th Annual Brower Youth Awards season is starting! This is a great opportunity for any young eco-activist between the ages of 13-22.
Please stay tuned to the Brower Youth Awards website
as the application process will be completely online and will go live in mid-February.
While you’re waiting for applications to go live, take a look at the stories of the past winners and learn more about the application process.
In the meantime, if you’ve got any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Anisha Desai at 510-859-9144.
You will be notified when applications are live.
The Children’s Creativity Museum (formerly known as ZEUM) is hiring teen interns! The Children’s Creativity Museum (formerly known as ZEUM) is hiring teen interns for their C.I.T.Y. (Creativity Inspired Through Youth) teen internship program.
The application can be found online. For more information, feel free to download this informational sheet.
Application deadline is: March 9, 2012.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Aimee Espiritu, Youth Programs and Community Arts Manager
(415) 820-3344 or email: email@example.com
Thank you for taking the time to read our newsletter!
Please help us fulfil our mission of bridging the gap between youth and government by telling us what’s going on in your community!
Phimy Truong, Coordinator of Youth Development and Administration
Mario Yedidia, Director
SF Youth Commission
San Francisco Youth Commission