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Those who attended the celebration for Men and Women of Purpose on Saturday, July 18 included: (from left) the Walker family, Gerald Hatchett, Sims Medal (program sponsor), Don, Vice Mayor Jael Myrick, Spud, Letitia Attaway and granddaughter, Antwon Cloird (program founder and COO), Frank Hancock (program leadership staff), Kathleen Sullivan (BWOPA Richmond/Contra Costa Chapter), Sonya Hancock, Lauren, Will, Sam, and Timothy Walker. Photo by Joe L. Fisher.

Men and Women of Purpose Celebrate Three Years of Community Building

  A program that works to mentor formerly incarcerated individuals in West Contra Costa County celebrated three years of its work helping to rebuild communities on Saturday, July 18.
Students were tested on the quality of their engineering skills by controlling a robot through a winding course, which included crossing a bridge and testing its strength through the use of weights. Photo courtesy of The Richmond Standard.

West County Students and Teachers Discover Engineering at CSU East Bay Camp

  Courtesy of The Richmond Standard   Students and teachers from the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) got a taste of college life during a weeklong summer engineering program held last week at [...]