Newsletter - June 17, 2019
HHPNC Upcoming Meeting

HHPNC Joint Outreach and Family, Youth & Education Committee Meeting
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Highland Park Senior Center
6152 N. Figueroa St.,
Los Angeles, CA 90042
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Note: HHPNC July 5th Board & Stakeholder Meeting
Cancelled due to July 4th Holiday.

Walking Tour June 22nd
Kickoff To A Safe Summer
Breaking Through Barriers To Success, would like to invite everyone to their "Kickoff To A Safe Summer“, community event; promoting a peaceful and safe summer here in our Northeast L.A. Communities.
Breaking Through Barriers to Success, gustaría invitar a todos a su evento "Kickoff to a Safe Summer", que promueve un verano tranquilo y seguro aquí en nuestras comunidades del noreste de Los Angeles. 
Neighborhood Council News
Can Neighborhood Councils Help Foster Sustainable Practices Among Developers?

Join the NC Sustainability Alliance in Tarzana on 6/29 to discuss how NCs can build conservation and sustainability into discussions with developers. Representatives from the US Green Building Council + City Planning Dept will be there. RSVP & get carpool info using the button below.
How Are Your Tax Dollars Spent? Have a Say at Budget Day on June 29th
Join the Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates at City Hall on Saturday, June 29th for their annual Budget Day event!

Everyone is welcome to attend who is interested in learning more about how the City spends its money – and how to create influence regarding spending decisions in Los Angeles.

Free with RSVP, and breakfast and parking are included! See our article for RSVP link + full event details.

Border Patrol Traffic Stops: A Guide
From PBS blog Rewire.org comes this guide to what to do if you get stopped by Border Patrol, who can stop traffic travelling within 100 miles of a US boundary. 


Did you know that if you are receiving SSI you are able to apply for CAL FRESH now?! Spread the word! 
¿Sabía que si está recibiendo SSI, ahora puede solicitar CAL FRESH? ¡Difundir la palabra!
Feeding Kids in the Summer
The summer texting line is live! Right now you can text “FOOD” to 877-877 to find your nearest #SummerMeals site. Schools are still letting out for the year, so not all sites are up and running just yet, but keep checking back, we expect more to join! http://bit.ly/2wz7rVs
2019 Angel City Games June 20-23
Summer safety tip: DON’T LEAVE YOUR PET IN THE CAR! 
Consejo de seguridad de verano: ¡NO DEJES TU MASCOTA EN EL COCHE!
Contest: LA's Safest Drivers Can Win Prizes
Whether you drive for yourself or for a living, cash is up for grabs in LA’s Safest Driver Contest – and the safest drivers in each category could win! A total of $70,000 in prize money is available for those who download and activate the "LA's Safest Driver" app via the App Store or Google Play, which tracks things like your speed and level of distractedness. Driver prize categories include both Everyday and Commercial drivers, with separate prizes for veterans, youth, and the Least Distracted drivers. Sponsored by the Office of the Mayor, Cambridge Mobile Telematics, and USAA Auto Insurance, the contest is open through July 26, 2019 at 11:59 PM. Click for full contest rules and to learn more!
Walk Club
Library Events
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Farmer's Market
One Degree
One Degree, is a technology-driven nonprofit organization that helps low-income families access the resources they need to achieve social and economic mobility, and ultimately, improve their lives. Visit the website
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