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Tag Archives: Heart of Pomona

INTRODUCING… Pomona Resident Josh Swodeck Art Commissioner

Mayor Tim Sandoval has appointed Joshua Swodeck as a Cultural Arts Commissioner! Joshua Swodeck is an advocate for Arts Education and Community. He serves on the Pomona Council of PTAs as Art Education Chair, as well as PTA Unit Board at Lincoln Elementary, working alongside Arts for LA and Arts for All. …

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Pomona Little Free Libraries Are Showing Up Everywhere

Pomona Little Free Library

Pomona Little Free Library Pomona Little Free Library is awesome. Most of us, especially young children, enjoy reading books, but too often we can't make it to the Pomona Public Library.  Because of this, to promote reading within our community, Little Free Libraries are being placed around Pomona. What exactly is a …

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Youth Build Charter School

Youth Build

For decades, Pomona’s unemployment rates and poverty lines have dominated its social standing. The views on the city have shadowed it behind the opportunities it provides. One charter school in Pomona, however, has dared to step back into the light. As a result, it has been very successful and has …

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2016 Landslide Victory! Pomona Leader Rubio González “Señor Pomona” City Council District 1

General Information Rubio González came from a family of migrant farm workers from Zacatecas and Jalisco, Mexico.  His grandfathers came to America after World War II as invited Braceros.  Rubio's loves this city, and he is deeply rooted in the community. With the support of family members, he was raised by …

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Project Sister Family Services: Rape Crisis Service

Project Sister

Project Sister Family Services Project Sister Family Services is an agency dedicated to providing services to the women, children, and men survivors of sexual assault and abuse and their families in the East San Gabriel and Inland Valleys in Southern California. Project Sister Family Services works with local law enforcement, …

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The Learning Centers at the Fairplex

Learning Centers

For more than 90 years, the Los Angeles County Fair Association has demonstrated its commitment to the community. Beginning with the first fair in 1922, the Association has a historic reputation of building stronger communities throughout Southern California using fun, educational, and collaborative efforts. By serving unmet educational needs, The …

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Humane Society of Pomona

The Humane Society of Pomona is a non-profit dedicated to saving pets in need. They are a full-access shelter and do not turn animals away. "I have lived in this area for 35 years after moving here from Central California. I have visited this shelter many times over the last …

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East Valley Community Health Center New Mural

For its Adopt a Butterfly Campaign, East Valley Community Health Center hosted a painting party at the East Valley Health Center in Pomona. Donors were able to adopt and decorate a ceramic butterfly that will be placed on a large mural outside the health center in Pomona. The large art mural called …

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