Southern California’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Sunday - January 17

The latest local LA/Riverside/Orange County/San Diego area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Today marks one year since Jay joined the SOH team as a rapid rehousing case manager! What a better way to celebrate #MentoringDay then to share his story and reflection of 2020.

#BeAMentor #MentorsMatters #IAmAMentor

Image for the Tweet beginning: Today marks one year since

Oakland, CA is credited with kickstarting a slow-streets movement in April that spread across the US after it set aside 74 miles of its streets, or 10% of its entire grid, for recreation: https://t.co/3EnXqmvyYc

In a world with a 24/7 news cycle and information at your fingertips, misinformation can spread like wild fire. Learn to separate fact from fiction online on @AARPLive, Thursday, January 21 at 7p PT/ 5p HT on @OfficialRFDTV or online: https://t.co/MQ9I6nq3zY

Image for the Tweet beginning: In a world with a

Are you passionate about:

✅ Helping others?
✅ Working to end homelessness?
✅ Connecting with a diverse and driven community?

Then welcome home.

Join the team at the link below.

#EveryoneIn

https://t.co/FT2U5hJfHM

Image for the Tweet beginning: Are you passionate about:

✅

For many organizations like us, last summer’s Black Lives Matter demonstrations were an overdue wake up call to take action.

(THREAD)

Image for the Tweet beginning: For many organizations like us,

Let’s work on Plan A together. @ Los Angeles, California https://t.co/XXSmqfIQcX

LA's California African American Museum @CAAMinLA is celebrating #MLKDay2021 with virtual festivities, highlighting King's dedication to social justice & its relevance today. Join the activities – there's story time & writing workshops too (h/t @BikeMetro) https://t.co/qsf4TTegcJ

SDCOE's school nurse specialist Corrine also works at @radychildrens. She got the #COVID19 vaccine and explained, "I thought as a healthcare provider the more of us who get it, it sets a tone and a message - it's a good thing to do and safe to do." #StaySafeSD @SanDiegoCounty

Image for the Tweet beginning: SDCOE's school nurse specialist Corrine

Radical King is happening now at LA CAN. Departing soon and headed to Leimert Park.

Image for the Tweet beginning: Radical King is happening now

Fun Fact! A group of Loggerhead Sea Turtles is called a flotilla (put a bunch of turtle emoji). Sea turtles are typically solitary until they come together yearly to mate or lay eggs.

Image for the Tweet beginning: Fun Fact! A group of

Just posted a photo @ Los Angeles Mission https://t.co/3CtjbqVaaF

“This is our moment, yours and mine. Our time to justify the brief time we spend here, to be able to look our children and our children's children in the face and tell them that in our time here we did all that could be done.” – Ronald Reagan

Image for the Tweet beginning: “This is our moment, yours

All around us, people are showing up for South LA in ways big and small.

Meet Ms. Maria Rutledge, who checks in on her neighbors during her daily walks.

story: https://t.co/kpfSQTYbv2

Image for the Tweet beginning: All around us, people are

Bike lanes benefit non-cyclists, too: they reduce congestion, make sidewalks safer, strengthen neighborhood businesses, and make cities greener. https://t.co/AWkAPgK0NQ

Join the live streaming of the fifth annual celebration, National Day of Racial Healing, January 19, 2021, at 12:00 pm PST via the W.K. Kellogg Foundation's YouTube Channel. View Streaming: https://t.co/dd2wy6tE4t

#HowWeHeal

Image for the Tweet beginning: Join the live streaming of
More Local News . . .

Visit our Course Catalog with over 100 FREE Online Nonprofit Training Courses designed to IGNITE YOUR PASSION!