One Linda Vista Community Forum:
"Community Collaborations & Deepening Pathways"
May 3rd: 3:00-6:00pm at the University of San Diego
3:00-5:15pm: Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice, Rooms A&B
5:15-6:00pm: Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice, Garden of the Sea
The first day of the One Linda Vista Community Forum will focus on institutional and stakeholders collaborations in the Linda Vista community, the successes and challenges in community collaborations, and how to join and deepen existing pathways. The event will feature Keynote Speaker USD President James Harris III with comments from Dr. Zachary Green, San Diego Western Police Department's Captain Connelly, and Impact Linda Vista Initiative co-directors Kim Heinle and Kevin Guerrieri. The event will be emceed by Montgomery Middle School principal, Stephanie Brown. Please join us for a reception to follow at the KIPJ Garden of the Sea at 5:15pm.
May 4th: 5:00-8:00pm at Bayside Community Center
5:00-8:00pm: 2202 Comstock St., San Diego, CA 92111
The second day of the One Linda Vista Community Forum will focus on the role of grassroots leaders in creating community collaborations and deepening pathways within the Linda Vista community. The event will feature presentations by community members on their projects and initiatives in Linda Vista that work to strengthen and improve the neighborhood, including garden collaborations, Montgomery Family Dinners, and beyond. The second half of the event will feature MY STORY, the inspirational event that features the stories of the Linda Vista community, from residents to Mesa College and USD students, from institutional icons to school founders, and beyond. The event will be emceed by Turn Around Youth Foundation founder and director, Sharon Larios. Please join us for a potluck to follow at 7:30pm.