Black Child Legacy Campaign

Wednesday Weekly Blast

08.15.19

Leadership Development for Racial Equity funding available to support youth-focused policy and systems change

In partnership with The California Endowment and Sierra Health Foundation, The Center will award up to $100,000 to support advocacy-related capacity building and leadership development activities in Northern California and the San Joaquin Valley.


Funding is open to youth-focused organizations led by people of color working to eliminate health disparities, with an interest in increasing their organizational capacity to address issues of racial equity.


A proposers’ webinar will be held on August 8 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Participation is recommended, but not required.


Applications are due by September 2 at 1 p.m.


Click the link below to learn more and apply!

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Black Child Legacy Campaign Black Village Podcast

Episode Eight – Third Trimester: 32 Weeks – 8 Months

The countdown is on. Listen now to the next episode of the Black Village Podcast – The Gift of Black Pregnancy is up! In this episode our host Rolanda Wilkins talks to moms about the third trimester, as well as delivery and postpartum care.


Listen now at https://soundcloud.com/user-699046318/sets/the-gift-black-pregnancy?fbclid=IwAR1-jJnhVhgeZMudU-2B5pZXj0vZ7L48jHYxrC-PrQQ2a0AHll7I8nyN9hs and find us on iTunes. #blackvillagepodcast #blackchildlegacy #giftofblackpregnancy

Incarcerates Mothers, Understanding the System and their Unique Mental Health Needs

For more information on this webinar please go to https://maternalmentalhealthnow.org/incarcerated-mothers
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What's Happening in Oak Park

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What's happening in Arden Arcade

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What's Happening in Foothill Farms/North Highlands

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What's Happening in Valley Hi

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Other Events Happening in the Community this Month and Beyond

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Sacramento's Plan To Keep Black Children Alive Is Working — And LA Is Watching

The Black Child Legacy Campaign is proud to share what we’ve learned through our community-led campaign to reduce Black infant mortality and improve maternal health. Together we can work to help provide better health for our babies across California!


To read more on this article click the link below:

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There are three weeks left in the initial application period for the 2020 Citizens Redistricting Commission. Don’t delay, apply today!

Los Rios: JumpStart Job Board Platform

The Los Rios Career Services Team is pleased to announce that they have recently launched JumpStart, a new job board platform powered by Purple Briefcase.

JumpStart is a robust platform that can help your business find skilled, enthusiastic talent for jobs and internships. Through JumpStart, you can advertise your open positions to over 150,000 Los Rios students and alumni.


To create an account, visit JumpStart and click the New Employer button. We recommend selecting the free option, which connects you to all four Los Rios colleges. After you have created an account, you may set up your profile and post available jobs and internships.

If you had a position posted in LINCS, it will automatically link to your new account (see “My Jobs” on left margin). Los Rios staff will review and approve your account shortly. In the meantime, please don’t hesitate to contact us with questions.

We’re excited about JumpStart and can’t wait to have you join our growing community of employer partners.

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Apply for the ALCHEMIST MICROENTERPRISE ACADEMY (AMA)

WEAVE is Hiring!

Learn more information about how to work for WEAVE using this link: https://weaveinc.org/employment

Additional Events

Be sure to check the Black Child Legacy Campaign Event Calendar and submit your event on the calendar. To feature your event in the Wednesday Weekly blast please send your flyer as a JPEG to raacd@shfcenter.org.