State Boards & Commissions Appointment Workshop
Thursday, August 22, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., (Registration begins at 6:00 p.m.), San Ramon Community Center, Fountain Room, 12501 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon
Are you looking for a new and meaningful way to get involved and serve our community and our state? Have you ever considered applying for an appointment to a State Board or State Commission? There are over 200 opportunities to serve our state in a wide range of subject areas, as well as numerous city and county commissions that you could apply to join.... Read more
Diablo Ballet to open a Ballet School on August 26 in Pleasant Hill
Now entering its 26th Season, Diablo Ballet is opening its own ballet school on August 26, the first school in the East Bay to be run by a professional ballet company. Classes will be offered to students ages 3 to adult who enjoy dancing as well as those who wish to pursue a professional career in ballet. The school will be located at the Performing Academy in Pleasant Hill. This will also be the new home of Diablo Ballet Company rehearsals.... Read more
Help a Foster Child Get Back to Being a Kid. Become a CASA Volunteer.
Foster children can spend years moving from one foster home to another. They face lasting trauma, homelessness, unemployment and even prison as adults. But you can create a positive change by becoming a CASA volunteer. Court Appointed Special Advocates work one-on-one with foster children to ensure that they receive consistent support, health, education and therapeutic services, and positive social and recreational opportunities.... Read more