Stockton, CA Community Summit

Community

Stockton, CA

Event Name

Stockton-San Joaquin County

Event Description

The Stockton-San Joaquin County Summit will feature remarks from local leaders including Congressman Jerry McNerney and Stockton City Councilman Michael Tubbs, as well as an interactive keynote presentation from nationally recognized speaker and youth development advocate Jeremy Bates. During small-group sessions youth will work alongside adult partners in discussing our community’s top strengths and challenges when it comes to providing the resources and experiences young people need to succeed in high school and beyond: caring adults, safe places, an effective education, a healthy start and opportunities to help others.

Event Date and Time

Saturday April 11, 2015, 8:30am-2:30pm

Event Location

CUFF Family Resource Center/Merlo Gym: 2044 Fair Street in Stockton

Convening Organization

University of the Pacific – Beyond Our Gates: beyondourgates.org

Community Partnership for Families of San Joaquin: CPFSJ.org

Hashtags, website, Twitter, etc:

#ReinventStockton; #OpportunitySJC

Register online at: http://OpportunitySanJoaquin.eventbrite.com

Additional Details

Local Sponsors & Co-Conveners:  University of the Pacific and Community Partnership for Families of San Joaquin

Keynote Speaker(s): Youth development advocate Jeremy Bates, including interactive art by Blair Rusin

Featured Session(s):

Remarks from local leaders including Congressman Jerry McNerney and City Councilman Michael Tubbs