Community Service Groups

Our branch has three committees focusing on community service:  our School Outreach, Tech Trek and Public Policy programs.

Schools Outreach Group

Our Schools Outreach group starts up each October, when branch members assist a school in advancing the educational achievements of young students in our community.

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Currently, the group is volunteering at the Martin Luther King Elementary campus, assisting in STEM learning activities and in the school’s library.

To volunteer or learn more, email Gloria Taylor or contact her at 510-569-0587.



Tech Trek

Each year, our branch awards scholarships to girls attending middle school  to a week-long STEM summer camp at Stanford, UC Davis or Sonoma State University.

The Girls our branch sponsored to this year’s camp

The Girls our branch sponsored to a recent camp.

For more information about this program, visit the Tech Trek page.

You can also learn more here, about the activities at a recent session of the camp held at Sonoma State University. from one of the camp ‘dorm moms,’

To ask about Tech Trek volunteer opportunities with our branch, email Ann Johnson.

 

 

Public Policy

Our Public Policy programs focus on raising awareness and educating our community on political and social issues through occasional presentations for the public.

Two Min Activist - w I Voted Sticker 8 28 15This group also encourages taking action through activities such as the Two Minute Activist program, which makes it easy for members to help advocate for girls & women’s causes.

To learn more about about the committee’s current focus, you can visit our public policy page.

 

You can also email our Co-VPs for Policy, Barbara Job or Melinda Erickson to learn more.