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Oneonta Elementary School

1311 10th Street

Imperial Beach, CA 91932

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Registration begins January 5, 2017!


JOIN UC SAN DIEGO'S VICE CHANCELLOR OF STUDENT AFFAIRS JUAN GONZALEZ, STUDENTS, STAFF, FACULTY AND ALUMNI FOR THE 37TH ANNUAL SAN DIEGO MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PARADE AND DAY OF SERVICE. THIS CAMPUS TRADITION IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL.

Help make a positive impact in San Diego by working on hands-on projects to serve our community. This year we are excited to announce that we will be spending the morning of Sunday, January 15th, completing service projects for Oneonta Elementary School in Imperial Beach. Oneonta is a Title I, under-resourced school, in which 80% of students receive free or reduced lunch. Alongside Oneonta teachers, students, and parents, we will build a garden, create leadership murals, and various other projects the school has requested.

Breakfast, snacks and lunch provided. Transportation to and from campus will be available for a limited number of UCSD community members.

Schedule:

6:50am - Transportation from UC San Diego Check-in
7:20am - Leave UC San Diego for service site
8:00am - Arrive at Oneonta Elementary School; complete registration and waivers; t-shirts & breakfast
8:15am - Welcome and opening remarks
8:30am - Begin service
11:30am - Lunch & reflection
12:00pm - Closing remarks & thank you
12:30pm - Depart for parade
1:15pm - Arrive at parade site
2:00pm - MLK, Jr. 36th Annual Parade
3:00pm - Leave for UC San Diego
3:30pm - Arrive at UC San Diego

Day of the Event:

  • If taking the bus from UC San Diego, meet at 6:55am, Location: the Triton Tour Center in Town Square (Myers Drive and Rupertus Way).

  • If managing own transportation, meet at Oneonta Elementary School by 8:00am

  • Dress comfortably for the weather.

  • Bring a reusable water bottle.

  • Come prepared to get your hands dirty and make a POSITIVE impact!

For more information, please contact Alicia Powers ajpowers@ucsd.edu, Catherine R.C. Lettieri clettieri@ucsd.edu and/or Stephanie Mathew s6mathew@ucsd.edu.

This program is sponsored in part by the UC San Diego Office of the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs, the Associated Students, the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, Volunteer50, Intercollegiate Athletics, the Jacobs School of Engineering, Eleanor Roosevelt College Residential Life, the Thurgood Marshall College Dean of Student Affairs Office, the Sixth College Dean of Student Affairs Office, the Revelle College Dean of Student Affairs Office, the Center for Student Involvement, and Muir College Residential Life. Any views or opinions expressed in this program are solely those of the speaker(s) and/or organizer(s) and do not necessarily represent those of the Office.

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Imperial Beach, CA 91932

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