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Featured Events

9/23 Story Telling Workshop
Story Jam
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. All are welcome. You do not have to be a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer More>>

10/8 RPCV Ukraine Panel
(@ Commonwealth Club)
Story Jam
Five recently returned Peace Corps volunteers who served in diverse regions around Ukraine discuss the lives they shared with the people in their communities. In big cities and small towns, east and west, the daily interactions of these volunteers put a human face on the peoples, young and old, living in a country facing an uncertain future.More>>

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Aldea Foster Parent University

7/13/13 Sat (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Aldea Treatment Foster Care & Adoptions
470 Chadbourne Road, Suite F, Fairfield
Contact:Lara McLaughlin (Laraamclaughlin [at] gmail [dot] com)


Join Lara McLaughlin, East Bay Director, in helping supervise the children of Aldea foster parents during a foster parent training. Aldea foster care staff will be with volunteers the entire time.

Aldea Children & Family Services will provide emergency foster placement, treatment foster care, and adoption services for more than 550 children this year in Napa and Solano County.

SHIFT 1:
9 AM - Noon, 5-6 volunteers needed

SHIFT 2:
Noon - 3 PM, 5-6 volunteers needed

Volunteers can volunteer for one or both shifts. Lara will be there for both shifts, and those interested should RSVP to her by Monday, July 8th. Those who do the morning shift may want to head to lunch together afterwards, or maybe even tour the nearby Jelly Belly Factory.