Posts Tagged as "community"

As district nears LCAP vote, parents sound alarm on unaddressed language barriers

June 23, 2017 / By
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Above: Local parent Carla Gonzalez addressed the Merced City School District board of trustees during the June 13 public hearing on school funding.

We’Ced Weighs In: Celebrating Mom

May 12, 2017 / By
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

(Photo courtesy of Aaliyah Lannerd) By We’Ced Youth Media We’Ced asked our youth reporters, coworkers, friends and family members about the special role maternal figures play in their lives.

YouthWire Weighs In: Holiday Wishes

December 22, 2016 / By
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

All I want for the New Year is for us to put resentment behind us. I hold a lot of anger towards people within my community, school and neighborhood and I would like to try and let go of some of it. That is my holiday wish.

Hmong Political Forum Makes History in Merced

November 9, 2016 / By
Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

The bilingual forum drew nearly 70 people and was a joint effort from BHC Merced’s Neighborhood Action Team, Health Equity Project and the Merced Organizing Project. Organizers invited all the candidates running for Merced City Council Districts 1, 3 and 5 - the only three district seats up for grabs this election year.

Youth Group hosts Resource Fair in South Merced

July 24, 2015 / By
Tags: , , , , , ,

The event, hosted by the Guadalupano Youth Society of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, was created to provide South Merced residents with information they may not access to otherwise.