Monthly Archives: October 2014

Human Trafficking Forum and 5th Anniversary of Social Workers in the Library

Celebrate Social Workers in the Library’s 5 Years of Service in the Community!

Monday, November 10th, 2014: 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library

2nd Floor, Suites A&B (Rooms 225 & 229)
150 E. San Fernando Street
San Jose, Ca 95112

Please join us for our ..Read More…

Two California Grad Students Committed to Latino Empowerment Awarded National Social Work Scholarships

NASW Foundation Announces
Educational Awards

The National Association of Social Workers Foundation (NASWF) recently announced winners of the 2014 Consuelo W. Gosnell Memorial Scholarship, including two California graduate students committed to helping young people and their families in Hispanic and Native American communities.

“Both women exemplify the sort ..Read More…

Region B: San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo, Silicon Valley

Monthly Silicon Valley Unit Activities

1st Thursday of the month: Leadership planning meeting

Come get involved. Anyone is welcome to join in the planning process.

We need lots of new leadership support.

Where: Panera Bread, 503 Coleman Ave, San Jose, CA 95110 When: 7PM to 8 PM        


3rd Wednesday of the ..Read More…

Women’s Council

How to Discourage People with Criminal Histories
from Becoming Social Workers

By Marilyn Montenegro

According to the National Employment Law Project there are eight million Californians with a criminal history. One in four adult Californians has a criminal history.[1] Significant barriers exist for people with felony and/or misdemeanor convictions even after ..Read More…