Welcome to East Sacramento Preservation

East Sacramento Preservation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit grass roots group. Our mission is to protect and preserve East Sacramento’s quality of life. Membership to East Sacramento Preservation is $15 a year. Please give what you can to help support and preserve our neighborhood.

Please use the DONATE button on the right hand side of the page to join or donate.

Meetings—second Wednesday of the month
7-8 pm, McClaskey Warren Adult Education Center
5241 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819

contact@eastsacpreservation.org
PO Box 191763
Sacramento, CA 95819

East Sacramento Preservation Scholarship Deadline Looming!

images-1East Sacramento Preservation will provide a $500 scholarship to a college-bound public high school senior from East Sacramento. The scholarship will be awarded based on the applicant’s demonstrated dedication and desire to enhance his or her community. The student’s focus should be on preservation of worthy institutions, landmarks and a healthy neighborhood environment.

East Sacramento Preservation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit grass roots group. Our mission is to protect and preserve East Sacramento’s quality of life. We in East Sacramento Preservation help the community protect historic structures and classic parks. For more than 12 years, we have pushed for a safe and healthy environment in the community. We volunteer, advocate, speak out, underwrite speakers and forum, write and inform. We have wide support from the community both in and out of East Sacramento. Our supporters are concerned about honesty and sunshine in government and neighborhood preservation. We are a strong, organized neighborhood voice.

Applications are available now and are due on May 5, 2017. Winners will be notified by the end of May and the scholarship will be awarded at the East Portal Park—Pops in the Park Concert on June 3, 2017.

Basic eligibility:

Fall 2016 College Bound, Public High School Senior

Living in East Sacramento (area code 95819 and 95816—east of 30th Street)

How to apply:

2017 Application

East Sacramento Preservation Scholarship

East Sacramento Preservation offers a $500 scholarship to a college-bound public high school senior from East Sacramento. The scholarship will be awarded based on the applicant’s demonstrated dedication and desire to enhance his or her community. The student’s focus should be on preservation of worthy institutions, landmarks or the neighborhood’s environment.

Applications are due on May 5, 2017. Winners will be notified by the end of May and the scholarship will be awarded at the East Portal Park—Pops in the Park Concert on June 3, 2017.

Basic eligibility:

College Bound, Public High School Senior

Living in East Sacramento (area code 95819 and 95816—east of 30th Street)

Send your completed application to Scholarship at contact@eastsacpreservation.org

Please send the following information in the body of your email:

Last Name:

First Name:

Street Address:

City, State, ZIP:

E-mail address:

Date of birth:

Current School:

College you plan to attend:

Please send your essay as an attachment to your application or in the body of the email.

Complete an essay of no more than 500 words that addresses the following:

  1. Tell us about yourself. What motivates you and what plans do you have for the future? What initiative have you taken to better your community? How do you plan to not only advance your community in the future, but also protect its best qualities?
  1. We believe that “Preservation is a letter to the future.” What role do you believe preservation plays in East Sacramento?

All applications are due on May 5, 2017.

 

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Summer Jobs for Young People!!!

 Contact: Marycon Young, Media & Communications Specialist, 916-808-4751

 City needs more lifeguards for 2017 summer pool season

A cool job in a splashy environment awaits you. What are you waiting for? Dive in.

City of Sacramento Parks and Recreation Department is currently seeking lifeguards to work at one of the City’s 17 community pools. More than 80 lifeguard positions are still needed for the 2017 summer season.

Individuals at least 16 years of age, currently certified, or meet the lifeguard course prerequisites are encouraged toapply. For those that need training, scholarships are available to applicants interested in attending the Lifeguard Academy. The Aquatics Section offers American Red Cross Lifeguard Training All interested applicants must sign up through the City’s aquatics website.

Lifeguard Academy application deadlines:

  • Thursday, June 8

Course dates: June 19 to June 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Thursday, July 13

Course dates: July 19 to July 23 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 For those that are certified later in the summer, those individuals will be able to work a partial pool season, and be trained for the following year.

As a lifeguard, individuals can earn $10.50 – $12.75 an hour, teach children how to swim, learn how to save a life, and help put on special events and programs that benefit the community.

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