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Annual Backpack Giveaway Event

Dear Neighbors, 

I am excited to host our 9th annual Backpack Giveaway event on Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10am-1pm at the Lemon Grove Recreation Center located at 3131 School Lane, Lemon Grove, CA 91945. 

We will have over 1,000 backpacks for students of all ages filled with school supplies thanks to our generous partners and sponsors.* Additionally, there will be resource tables with tons of good information for families and even a bicycle helmet giveaway! 

HPV Webinar

Guest Speakers:

2022 California Nonprofit of the Year

The California Association of Nonprofits is a statewide alliance of over 10,000 members that brings nonprofits together to advocate for the communities they serve. CalNonprofits hosts an annual event in Sacramento to honor nonprofits across the state. Today, I was joined by the 79th Assembly District's 2022 Nonprofit of the Year, Dreams for Change!

Nominate a Climate Change Maker You Know for a Clean Energy Award!

Do you know an avid energy advocate? Nominate them to receive a Clean Energy Award from the CA Energy Commission!

The Clean Energy Hall of Fame Awards is an annual event recognizing leaders advancing California’s clean energy goals. The awards, taking place in December, will honor individuals and entities making exceptional contributions to help California achieve a 100% clean energy future for all.

Nominate someone by Monday, June 27.

Senior Resource Guide

In observance of Older Americans Month, please join me in partnership with the George Stevens Senior Community Center for a Legislative Update and Senior Stroll at Chollas Lake Park on Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 8am-9:30am. Chollas Lake Park is located at 6350 College Grove Drive, San Diego, CA 92115.

National Earthquake Preparedness Month

Know what to do before, during, and after a quake, visit www.caloes.ca.gov. For important earthquake insurance information visit www.earthquakeauthority.com or call (877) 797-4300.

BEFORE the earthquake:

CA Mortgage Relief Webinar

Please join me in partnership with the Urban League of San Diego County and experts from the California Mortgage Relief Program for an informational webinar on April 26, 2022 from 6 p.m. -7 p.m.

The United States Department of the Treasury has approved California’s plan to provide $1 billion in mortgage relief, providing help to as many as 40,000 struggling homeowners.

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Relief Program Ending

Program Ends on March 31

Applications will be accepted through March 31, 2022, to pay unpaid rent and/or utilities owed up to March 31, 2022. Once an application has been successfully processed, both the landlord and renter will be notified of the next steps. Please note that awards are subject to funding availability.

June News

I would like to formally introduce myself as your Assemblymember. My name is Dr. Akilah Weber, and I am delighted to serve the 79th Assembly District!

District Office Meet and Greet

Assemblywoman Akilah Weber, MD invites you to join us for our first District Office Meet and Greet!

Please join us and have the chance to virtually meet Assemblymember, Dr. Akilah Weber. During the event, she will provide a legislative update and introduce the district office staff serving the 79th District.

We invite you to submit any questions before the event!