#Familyhood defines schools as the hub for community development. #Familyhood is an...
1st Saturdays - The Official Monthly Volunteer Day in January moves from the first Saturday of the month, to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Day of Service. Join us January 15th at Oakland Technical High School at 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.. See flyer here Join us on 1st Saturday's as we resume them on February 3rd, March 3rd, April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th, Aug 4th, Sept 1st, Oct 6th, Nov 3rd, Dec 1, 2018.
STEM GAME 2018 Student Leadership Symposium Richmond, CA April 28th, 2018 During the STEM GAME DAY, a leadership symposium will take place. Our vision is to bring together future leaders from the East Bay to learn the best practices of leadership and return to their respective schools and communities to inspire others. If students are interested in participating, they must register and participate in two workshops happening February 24th and April 17th. To register, please click here.
#FAMILYHOOD DEFINES SCHOOLS AS THE HUB FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZES AN INTER-GENERATIONAL APPROACH TO INCREASE SUSTAINABILITY WITHIN THE SCHOOL AND ITS SURROUNDING COMMUNITY. FAMILYHOOD IS DRIVEN BY TWO MOTTO'S: 1) FRIENDS OF SCHOOL - WHICH SAYS, "EVERY SCHOOL SHALL HAVE A FUNCTIONING STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION, PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION AND ALUMNI ASSOCIATIONS. 2) MO' BETTER FOOD SAYS, EVERY SCHOOL SHALL HAVE A GARDEN, A FARMERS MARKET AND GROCERY STORE."#FAMILYHOOD PROMOTES THESE ORGANIZATIONS TO COLLABORATE, PLAN AND OPERATE THEIR SCHOOL GARDEN, FARMERS MARKET AND EVENTUALLY A GROCERY STORE.
1ST SATURDAYS DEFINES THE FIRST SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH AS THE OFFICIAL MONTHLY VOLUNTEER/RECRUITMENT DAY AT SCHOOL SITES. #1STSATURDAYS PROMOTES CAPACITY BUILDING AND COLLABORATION WITHIN THE SCHOOL'S THREE MAIN MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATIONS FIRST. THESE ORGANIZATIONS ARE STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION, PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION AND ALUMNI. EACH 1ST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH #1STSATURDAYS PROMOTES THESE ORGANIZATIONS TO PICK UP WHERE THEY LEFT OFF THE PREVIOUS MONTH ON THEIR JOURNEY TOWARDS FOLLOWING THE MOTTO'S OF #FAMILYHOOD. SCHOOLS SIGN UP AT 1STSATURDAYS.COM
Our four main programs work together to increase sustainability within a community by utilizing the schools in neighborhoods as the center for a communities development. This vision, we call "Familyhood." Friends of school.org "Every school shall have a functioning Student Government Association (SGA), Parent Teacher Assocation (PTA) and Alumni Association" Mo' Better Food.com "Every school shall have a garden, farmers market and grocery store." Intergenerational Enterprise.com The collaboration of the S.G.A, P.T.A. and Alumni to manage their schools garden, farmers market and grocery store." One word to define The Intergenerational Enterprise is Familyhood. 1st Saturdays is the official monthly volunteer/recruitment day to build the above! 1st Saturdays.com