Many thanks to all of those who came out to our Warriors for Peace Film Premier on June 20, 2012!
It was a fun filled evening with family, friends, community members and four great mini documentaries and one surprise tribute video for the Warriors created by our very own Executive Director, Sherilyn Tran.
Each video was unique but still shared the common theme of violence in our communities. Everything from gang violence, dating violence, misconceptions and the beauty of Oakland were covered by the Warrior’s videos.
In the end, the Warriors participated in a Q&A session with the audience and…
“When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.” – Paulo Coelho
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Without further delay, please enjoy the photos from our Warriors for Peace Film Premier!
June 20, 2012
This summer we were able to host our second annual Spot Summer Olympics at Lincoln Recreation Center and a wonderful time was had by all. It was amazing to see all the hard work and planning from the OYEAs, Spot staff and volunteers come together and culminate in a fun and safe community event for all to enjoy!
Our games this year included, Four-Square, Ninja, Dodge-ball, Water Balloon Toss and tournament edition Rock Paper Scissors.
Each team of 6-8 people were given the opportunity to create posters with their official team name and design. At the end of the day, after all the points…
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Meeting dates are: July 18, July 25, August…
Every week, we will feature a different youth member of the Spot to give a little background about who they are by using Professor Shawn Ginwright’s I Am From poem format.
I am from my Zelda Ocarina of Time
I am from my Lisa Frank binder
I am from my What’s Her Face doll
I am from Bun Rieu
I am from sweet tofu with brown sugar
I am from dragon fruit
I am from
I am from “Smile more”
I am from “You’re a girl”
I am from my grandpa
I am from my Hilary Duff
I am from
What keeps me coming back to the…