Invitation to LRT membership meeting on June 8 at 1 PM at the Solidarity Center in Pomona

06/08/2019 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Solidarity Center in Indian Hill Village, Room 6
Address: 1460 E Holt Ave, Pomona, CA 91767, USA

You are invited to the next membership meeting of the Latino and Latina Roundtable meeting on Saturday, June 8 beginning at 1 PM at the Solidarity Center at the Village (1460 E. Holt Ave. in Pomona — Entrance #3 – Classroom 6).   The meeting will include: reports on educational visits to legislators as part of immigrant right advocacy day;  upcoming College for All “legislative education” training on  on June 15 and visits in Sacramento on June 20th;  community development (rent control, cannabis district, and sidewalk vendor status), future forums (New Economy, Curriculum, and Leadership Development), and immigrant rights issues.  The meeting will also include the status of the LRT office, proposals for future staffing development, and our role (including having an LRT contingent) in the upcoming Poor People’s March and Rally in Pomona on Saturday, June 20th.

 

Latino and Latina Roundtable of the San Gabriel and Pomona Valley
Jose Zapata Calderon
President of the Latino and Latina Roundtable
Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Chicano/a and Latino/a Studies
1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 952-1640
 Jose_Calderon@pitzer.edu
Website:  www.josezcalderon.com

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  • 10/19/2019 1:00 pm - 10/19/2019 3:00 pm

    As per our by-laws, the Latino and Latina Roundtable will be electing seven at-large members at its membership meeting on Saturday, November 16th to serve on the board for the next two years.

    Nominations will take place at the next General Membership Meeting scheduled for Saturday, October 19th at 1 PM at the Solidarity Center (1460 E. Holt Ave., Entrance #3 – Room 6 in Pomona).  If you are interested in running for one of the seven at-large positions or you want to nominate someone, please attend the membership meeting on Saturday, October 19th.    If you cannot attend the meeting and are a member in good standing, you can send in your nomination by October 19th to one of the contacts listed below (Angela, Jose, or Roberto).  Please include a statement as to why you are nominating the person and some background on the nominee and the person's qualifications.

    To be able to vote in the election set for November 16th (or to run for one of the at-large positions), you have to be a paid member in good standing 30 days prior to the election.  Hence, you have until October 17th to fill out an application and pay your dues if you have not done so already.

    If you have any questions, please contact Jose Calderon (Jose_Calderon@pitzer.edu) or Angela Sanbrano (sanbranoangela@gmail.com) or Roberto de la Cruz (rdlc2046@gmail.com)

    Jose Zapata Calderon
    
    President of the Latino and Latina Roundtable
    Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Chicano/a and Latino/a Studies
    1050 North Mills Avenue
    Claremont, CA 91711-6101
    (909) 952-1640
     Jose_Calderon@pitzer.edu
    Website:  www.josezcalderon.com