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EPISODE 65: BRINGING RESOURCES TOGETHER with The Whittier Community Foundation

September 15, 2018

Join Jessie the Architest & Remo the Realtor as they interview Greg Alaniz, Director of Whittier Parks & Recreation & board member; Chris Hardeman, second Vice president, and Rudy Hernandez; first Vice President of the whittier Community Foundation. In this episode you will learn about how the foundation supports our community and which upcoming events you can participate in!

Whittier Community Foundation:


Boots, Beer, & BBQ Eventbrite

Spooktacular Registration

Community corkboard announcements

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market

Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave


Prelude to a Kiss Auditions
Who: The Whittier Community Theatre
What: Auditions for their next play, Prelude to a Kiss
When: September 17 & 18 at 7:30p.m.
Where: The Center Theatre, 7630 Washington Ave, Whittier, CA 90602
More Info:

Bring a headshot, resume, and completed audition form, downloadable at www.whittiercommunitytheatre.org. Be prepared to cold-read sides (provided) from the script.


Job, Internship, & Resource Fair

Who: Rio Hondo College

What: Job, Internship, and Resource Fair

When: Wednesday, September 19th at 10am
Where: Rio Hondo College, Mid Quad, 3600 Workman Mill Road, Whittier, CA 90601

More Info:

Network with over 30 employers. Bring your resume and dress to impress. Rio Hondo College Job Fair is free and open to the public. Free lunch with student ID.

FREE event

Boots, Beer, & BBQ
Who: The Whittier Community Foundation
What: Fundraiser for the Firefighter Tribute statue
When: Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 6pm-9pm
Where: The Quad Parking Structure, 13502 Whittier Blvd, Whittier, CA 90605



Who: Whittier Public Library Foundation

What: 4th Annual Booktoberfest!
When: Thursday, October 11 at 7:00 pm

Where: Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave.

More Info: whittierplf.org $50, non-member; $45, member


Whittier Spooktacular 5k
Who: Whittier Community Foundation
WHat: A ghoulish 5k
When: October 27 at 6 am
Where: Whittier Community Center
More Info: Register Here


Uptown Whittier Holiday Sonata
Who: Whittier Uptown Association

What: Holiday celebration in Uptown
When: Friday November 30 & Friday December 1, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Where: Uptown Whittier

More Info: Facebook Event


Uptown Whittier Christmas Parade
Who: Whittier Uptown Association
What: Christmas Parade
When: Saturday, December 8 at 10 am
Where: Uptown Whittier
More Info: Facebook Event



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