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“Celebrating Partnerships”: CommUniverCity’s 3rd Annual Celebration

Please click here to register for this free event. 2014 marks our 9th year as CommUniverCity and brings forth our third annual event, “Celebrating Partnerships”! To fully celebrate our accomplishments,…

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Register for 3rd Annual Silicon Valley Social Innovation Leadership Forum

  The 3rd Annual Silicon Valley Social Innovation Leadership Forum Learn. Collaborate. Lead! Friday, April 25th, 2014 (8:00am-4:30pm) San Jose City Hall  At CommUniverCity, we are are excited to cosponsor…

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2014 Sustainability Fair

CommUniverCity is proud to present our 2014 Sustainability Fair. This fair is for kids, adults and families. With food, Folklorico performances, and activities for kids, the Sustainability Fair will offer…

The owner of the Willow Street Food Stand supports the Sustainability Fair

Local Businesses Support Sustainability Fair

Here at CommUniverCity, we are more than excited about the upcoming Sustainability Fair this April 12th at the Brenda Lopez Plaza in the Greater Washington Neighborhood of San José. Along…

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Pecha Kucha Night: Food for Thought

View a Pecha Kucha presentation by our very own CommUniverCity alumni Zach Lewis, now Executive Director at Garden to Table. From San Jose Museum of Art website: Delve deeper into…

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CommUniverCity receives “Bold Steps for Children” Award

On Friday, February 28th, CommUniverCity joined our friends in the Franklin McKinley Children’s Initiative, Somos Mayfair and Grail Family Services at the 2014 Santa Clara County Children’s Summit to receive…

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Cycling through San Jose

San Jose is on the fast track to becoming America’s next great biking city. Join Greenbelt Alliance, CommUniverCity, and our friends from the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition for a 20-mile…

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Eager to Read: Meet Jocelyn and Leslie of Accelerating 3rd Grade Literacy

Author: Elizabeth Figueroa, Project Coordinator, CommUniverCity San Jose U. S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan once said, “We have to educate our way to a better economy.” Imagine, a class…

Hands On Banking

Why Is Financial Literacy Important?

“Money, Money Money,”  aside from being a catchy Abba song and it can  be a source of stress for those who don’t know how to manage it. According to NerdWallet, an independent…

Kevin Schroder (right), Ami Upadhyay (left), and Professor Rick Kos (behind) listen during the Greater Washington walking tour on February 12, 2014.

Learning far from a Textbook: SJSU Urban Planning Students discover Collaborative Neighborhood Planning

Authors: Beth Martin and Kevin Schroder As we walk as a group in front of the Sacred Heart Church, Paul stops us and points back at the street we just…