Stand for Children Events

May 31, 1997 William Land Park in Sacramento - Across from the Sacramento Zoo

June 2, 1997 Lobbying in Sacramento
"Parent Voices" Sponsored by Child Action in Sacramento

El Cajon Children's march and fair with booths for local organizations. Megan Domenka (619) 593-9006
Union City
Cleanup, painting, and construction at various facilities for children in these four communities. Valerie Stewart (510) 803-4721
Fresno Event focusing on violence against children, with speakers, drama, singers, and coloring books. Joe Martinez (209) 498-8543
Grass Valley Family barbeque and candlelight walk Rafaela Frausto (916) 272-8866
Humboldt Children's and parents' candlelight walk Jackie Hamilton (707) 786-4386
Pasadena Rally and health fair, with immunizations, dental exams, etc. Dwayne Dawson (818) 796-1172
San Diego Day in the park with speakers, entertainment, information booths Nan Mitchell (619) 521-3055
San Francisco Family festival/picnic Margaret Brodkin (415) 641-4362
San Jose Activities and entertainment for children, info on local organizations Judith Kleinberg (408) 882-0900
San Mateo Entertainment and info on local organizations Robert Wilkinson (415) 347-8367
Santa Ana March and fair with free immunizations, advice for parents, etc. Tom Chiarpmonte (714) 992-7314

To contact groups planning Stand for children events in these communities, call:
Hanford Eva Boyd (209) 583-6300
Oakland Romeo Garcia (510) 430-3320
Sacramento Linda Parfitt (916) 753-0270
Santa Maria Barbara Wiley (805) 925-7017
Weed Julie Fadnest (916) 938-1957


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