Posts Tagged as "Beyond Kern"

Californians urged to take precautions as heatwave persists

July 5, 2024 / By
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As the current heatwave continues, Californians are encouraged to take precautions to stay cool as most areas likely won’t see relief until early next week. 

2023 Hate Crime Report highlights much work remains to be done to combat hate

July 3, 2024 / By
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The latest 2023 Hate Crime in California Report by the Department of Justice reveals a continuing trend of reported offenses against LGBTQ+, Jewish, and Muslim communities.

Latino sisters in landmark desegregation suit continue fight to have case taught in California schools

June 11, 2024 / By

Sylvia Mendez just turned 88 years old this year and vividly remembers the day in 1943 when her aunt Soledad Viduarri took her and her brothers, Gonzalo and Gerónimo Mendez along with cousins Alicia and Virgina Viduarri to enroll them at the Seventeenth Street School in Westminster, Orange County.

Parishioners saddened, dismayed as Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno announces upcoming bankruptcy 

May 29, 2024 / By
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For the first time in its history, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in August.

Immigrant rights advocates hail court ruling against ICE “knock and talk” practice

May 22, 2024 / By
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In what is considered to be a significant legal victory for immigrants, a federal judge in Los Angeles ruled that the so-called “knock and talk” practice by U.S.

Advocates rally for continuous Medi-Cal coverage as disenrollments surge

April 25, 2024 / By
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As millions of Californians are being disenrolled from Medi-Cal due to unwinding, advocates are increasing pressure on Governor Gavin Newsom to approve funding for continuous medical coverage for children in his May budget revisions.

California launches CalKIDS: every child’s path to college savings

April 18, 2024 / By
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California has launched a program that aims to make the dream of getting a college education a reality for every child in the State. 

President Biden unveils ambitious plan to benefit over 30 million Americans

April 10, 2024 / By
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President Joe Biden announced his new plans to deliver student debt relief to over 30 million Americans when combined with previous actions under his administration.

California Volunteers: Join the movement to transform communities through service

April 4, 2024 / By
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California Volunteers, also known as California Service Corps, is currently looking for California residents interested in joining one of their many programs to help communities by taking climate action, tutoring and mentoring students to help them succeed, supporting regions impacted by disasters, working to end hunger, and connecting vulnerable people to vital resources and services. 

James B. McClatchy Foundation announces ambitious plan to transform Central Valley

October 27, 2023 / By
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On Wednesday, the James B. McClatchy Foundation (JBMF) announced that they’ve set a goal to invest all their resources into the Central Valley of California by 2030 with their Sunrise Plan, which will create a lasting impact by seeing ideas and cultivating an environment to support all Central Valley communities.