Nurturing Learning, Creating Change - Volume 2, Issue 5
November Newsletter
1) RSVP for Cocoa-in-Place:
Online Gaming and Virtual Fireside Chat!

2) Chabot College Flea Market Returns!
RSVP for Cocoa-in-Place!
Who: All are welcome

What: Online gaming and virtual fireside chat

Where: Online, via Zoom

When: Thursday, December 3rd, 2020, 5:30 - 6:30 P.M.

Cost: Free for Alumni. Suggested donation of $10 for friends.

RSVP: Click here
Chabot College Alumni & Friends
Cocoa-in-Place: Online Gaming and Virtual Fireside Chat!
Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
5:30 - 6:30 P.M.
Online, via Zoom

The Friends of Chabot College Foundation invites you to join us for a sweet get-together from the comfort of your own home. Alumni and friends will share a night of virtual games, career conversation, inspiration, and laughter on Thursday, December 3rd from 5:30 - 6:30 P.M .

Sip on hot cocoa while participating in a customized breakout room of your choice, including:

  • Winter-Themed Drawing Competitions: Hilarious drawing video game, customized by the Chabot Alumni team!
  • Fireside Career Conversations: Find career inspiration with special guest panelists:
  • Robert Duran, Co-Director for SJ Works Mentorship Pilot Program, and
  • Johnny Yu, Senior Scientist at Roche Molecular Systems
  • Non-Tech Party Games: Get to know Alumni and friends through fun, uplifting, non-tech games and riddles!
Of course, there will be a raffle and prizes!

Chabot Alumni who RSVP will receive a FREE ticket. Non-Chabot Alumni are welcome and encouraged to donate $10. Space is limited. 

RSVP before November 20th to receive a customized Cocoa-in-Place card package in the mail to enjoy during the event. 

Internet access is required to view and participate in the event. 
Use the link below for additional event details and to RSVP.

Have questions? Contact us:
Chabot College Flea Market Returns
On Saturday, October 3rd, the Chabot College Flea Market reopened, making this the first market since February 2020. After months of planning and research, we are excited to reopen this important community service and fundraising opportunity with limited vendors, new social distancing protocols, and other health and safety measures. The reopening was featured on the KTVU Fox 2 news that evening.
The Chabot Flea Market provides $30,000 a year in scholarships to Chabot students. Stop by the next Chabot College Flea Market!
When: Every 1st and 3rd Saturday
Time: 9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. 
Where: Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Boulevard, Hayward, CA 94545
Interested in being a Chabot College Flea Market vendor? Check-out the link below for details:

For more information about the Chabot College Flea Market, please contact Linda Emanuele at or (510) 723-6918.
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The Friends of Chabot College
25555 Hesperian Blvd 
Hayward, CA 94545
The Friends of Chabot College is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Donors are encouraged to consult a qualified tax consultant for more detailed information.
The Friends of Chabot College
Board of Directors
Hon. Mark Salinas, Chair; Hon. Pat Gacoscos, Vice Chair/Secretary;
Mr. Obray Van Buren, Fundraising Chair; Ms. Sheryl Boykins; Ms. Marita Cheng;
Dr. Hal Gin; Ms. Melinda Matsuda; Dr. Susan Sperling; Mr. Dale Wagoner;
Ms. Yvonne Wu Craig, Executive Director