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November 18, 2021 RC NOW Meeting

Please join us at our Riverside County NOW Zoom meeting, Thursday, November 18, 2021, at 6:30 pm.  We will be hearing from Helen Tran – Candidate for Mayor of San Bernardino, and DeJonaé ShawCandidate for San Bernardino County Supervisor. Both candidates will introduce themselves, provide an update on their campaigns, and discuss some of the challenges they have faced running as women of color. 

Please review the November Meeting Agenda as well as the new proposed bylaws. We will be voting to approve these bylaws at the November meeting.

Riverside County NOW September 30 Meeting

Please join us at our Riverside County NOW Zoom meeting, Thursday, September 30, 2021, at 6:30 pm.  We will be hearing from William Long, Prevention Specialist at Option House, Inc.  Mr. Long will  tell us about the important services that are provided at Option House, Inc. which includes 24-Hour Crisis Intervention Shelter, Outreach Services, Legal Referrals, Education and Awareness for victims of family violence.

Riverside County NOW August 26 Meeting

Please join us at our Riverside County NOW Zoom meeting, Thursday,August 26, 2021, at 6:30 pm.  We will be hearing from Cheylynda Barnard – Candidate for Moreno Valley City Council, and Brandon Mosely – Candidate for Congressional District 42. Both candidates will give us an update on their campaigns and let us know how Riverside County NOW can help. Riverside County NOW will match total donations made by Riverside County NOW members up to $200 for each candidate.

Help us Get Out the Vote!

The Riverside County NOW is working with the Riverside County Democratic Party to help Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaign against the Recall.  These efforts include texting, phonebanking and canvassing to registered voters.  The following is a schedule of the GOTV activities:

          Texting
          August 16
          August 27
          September 6
          Phonebanking
          August 15
          Canvassing
          TBD

If you wish to join in any of these activities, please go to the following link and sign up:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1RfQCXy5KMeoy_Ux-MXRrIsR8FIWI1e6M6zwaPoI3rFk/edit?usp=drivesdk

After you sign up, you will receive further information.  Thank you for your support!

June 3, 2021 RC NOW Get-Together

You are invited to OUR FIRST GET-TOGETHER since COVID!! THIS is NOT a meeting, just a gathering. Please join us on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 6:30 pm at the Lighthouse Restaurant, (located in Canyon Lake Lodge), 22200 Canyon Club Drive, Canyon Lake. We will meet downstairs in the Sunset Beach Room (take elevator)!

Everyone MUST BE VACCINATED to attend and will need to be on our list to get through the security gate. All members will be on our list! Non-members must RSVP at Riverside.Cty.NOW@gmail.com to attend.  

As unforeseen health reasons have arisen, Denise Sala Gore, will be stepping down as Riverside County NOW President near the end of July, and passing the helm to Maliha Williamson to fulfill the term. Denise will be seeking further treatments at Yale University Medical Center in New Haven, CT.  Riverside County NOW will resume with new elections in January 2022.

Let’s get together, celebrate our work and keep RC NOW ALIVE!!