Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Matt Garcia Foundation Presents: Carnival On Ice


Step right up and join the fun, this winter carnival will be the best one!

Friday, December 1, 2017
6pm - 8:30pm
on Texas Street

Activities and carnival game tickets at no cost!

Monetary donations, toys, and canned goods will be accepted for those in need during this Holiday Season!

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Help for Kids the Education System Ignores | Victor Rios


Define students by what they contribute, not what they lack -- especially those with difficult upbringings, says educator Victor Rios. Interweaved with his personal tale of perseverance as an inner-city youth, Rios identifies three straightforward strategies to shift attitudes in education and calls for fellow educators to see "at-risk" students as "at-promise" individuals brimming with resilience, character and grit.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

The Matt Garcia Foundation Presents: Carnival On Ice


Step right up and join the fun, this winter carnival will be the best one!

Friday, December 1, 2017
6pm - 8:30pm
on Texas Street

Activities and carnival game tickets at no cost!

Monetary donations, toys, and canned goods will be accepted for those in need during this Holiday Season!

Monday, November 6, 2017

Former Dealer Transcends Post Prison Stigma


Ex-convict Coss Marte transform from a drug kingpin to entrepreneur with the help of non-profit organization Defy Ventures. Now he is giving back.

Friday, November 3, 2017

How to Raise Successful Kids -- Without Over-Parenting | Julie Lythcott-Haims


By loading kids with high expectations and micromanaging their lives at every turn, parents aren't actually helping. At least, that's how Julie Lythcott-Haims sees it. With passion and wry humor, the former Dean of Freshmen at Stanford makes the case for parents to stop defining their children's success via grades and test scores. Instead, she says, they should focus on providing the oldest idea of all: unconditional love.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

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