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Environment & Sustainability TAG: The Future of Transportation
May
15
8:30 AM08:30

Environment & Sustainability TAG: The Future of Transportation

  • Shoreway Conference Room, Sobrato Center for Nonprofits (map)
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CLEAN ENERGY & TRANSFORMATION: Galvanizing Innovation for Our Community and All Who Live Here

A Peninsula Family Services Thought Leader Series Presentation

Join experts and local leaders to address the future of clean transportation and innovation for our climate, our community and all who live here.  Special guest speakers and panelists will discuss the impact of climate on our region; the future of clean transportation; the economic benefits of clean energy and how to DriveForward Electric.

Featured Speaker: Stephen Zoepf, Executive Director of the Center for Automotive Research at Stanford

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Voter Education and Outreach Advisory Committee
Apr
17
10:30 AM10:30

Voter Education and Outreach Advisory Committee

  • Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, Redwood Shores, Shoreway Conference Room (map)
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Special Guest Mindy Romero, Director, California Civic Engagement Project, Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, will present turnout results for Voter’s Choice Act. We will also discuss new voting machines; new vote center locations; county outreach and education; and leveraging SMC Census 2020 activities to election activities. Everyone is welcome.

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Census + Elections Strategy Work Group
Apr
10
10:00 AM10:00

Census + Elections Strategy Work Group

  • Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, Redwood Shores, Harbor Conference Room (map)
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Census + Elections Strategy Work Group

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Holiday Mix & Mingle: Meet Your Legislative Aides
Dec
6
4:00 PM16:00

Holiday Mix & Mingle: Meet Your Legislative Aides

  • Sobrato Center for Nonprofits - Redwood Shores - Shoreway Conference Room (map)
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We will bring legislative aides, public servants, and our local nonprofit leaders together to discuss how to most effectively work together on important issues for the benefit of our community. And of course, there will be plenty of time for networking and holiday cookies, homemade by Thrive's staff and board.

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Safety Net Convening
Nov
8
11:30 AM11:30

Safety Net Convening

  • Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, San Jose (map)
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Thrive and the Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits will bring together safety net agencies of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties for a special convening to discuss how to strengthen the work in emergency assistance and safety net services and broaden the understanding of regional issues that affect vulnerable and underserved populations.

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