Valley Focus

Black History Month Celebration - The African American Cultural and Historical Museum is having its Black History Month Celebration Banquet. Several local trailblazers will be honored.

Julia Dudley/African American Museum Board President
Charles Francis/African American Museum Board member

Black History Month Celebration Banquet
Saturday, February 7
5pm Reception
6pm Dinner/Program
Golden Palace Banquet Hall
2625 W. Vassar
Near Clinton & Hwy. 99
(559) 544-1857

Mentoring and Bowling! January is National Mentoring Month. See the difference you can make in a child's life. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central California is having its annual Bowl for Kids' Sake.

Diane Phakonekham/Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director
Alex Huerta/Big Brothers Big Sisters Operations Director

Bowl for Kids' Sake Events
Clovis March 21
Fresno March 28
Visalia April 11
Hanford April 12
Madera April 18

Know great volunteers? Nominate them for the Hands Across the Valley Volunteer Awards. Learn about Hands on Central California.

Josh Madfis/Hands On Central California

Hands Across the Valley Volunteer of the Year Awards
Nominations Due
February 2nd

Hands Across the Valley Volunteer Awards Luncheon
April 15
Clovis Veterans Memorial Hall


Merced County Old Timers Association
Seek the following residents:
85 years old and older
50+ years in Merced County

Deadline to submit application: March 25
Residents will be honored at a luncheon
(209) 761-5148

Kids Day
Tuesday, March 3
Volunteers needed