March 16, 2004 > Understanding the Homeless
Understanding the Homeless
A Discussion with Louis Chicoine, Executive Director of the Tri-City Homeless Coalition
The League of Women Voters of Fremont, Newark, and Union City (LWVFNUC), a non-profit organization that promotes civic participation, is holding an open forum to discuss the homeless situation in the Tri-City Area. "Many people are not aware of the extent of the homeless problem in the Tri-City area. W want to inform the public about what is being done and what needs to be done," stated Ken Ballarad, Program Vice-President for the League of Women Voters.
The event will be held Monday, March 22nd from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church 37051 Cabrillo Terrace (south side of Thornton Blvd at Cabrillo St. 4 blocks east of highway 880). There will be light refreshments from 7: 00 to 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Syeda Yunus at 510-206-8158 or Lwvfnuc_publicty@yahoo.com or visit the web-site at www.lwvfnuc.org.
About the League of Women Voters
The League of Women Voters of Fremont, Newark and Union City (LWVFNUC)is the local arm of the national League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government. The League works to increase understanding of major public policy issues and influences public policy through education and advocacy. More information is available at www.lwvfnuc.org.
For Questions: Syeda Yunus, Director of Publicity. 510.683-8947. Lwvfnuc_publicty@yahoo.com
League of Women Voters, Fremont, Newark, Union City.
P.O. Box 3218, Fremont, CA 94539 510.794.5793