Finding a new career path in the time of COVID is especially difficult. Online searches, and company videos just don't cut it. And networking is incredibly difficult. VCC built this monthly webinar in response to requests from San Diego veterans, military and spouses wanting to examine local career opportunities. We've received overwhelmingly positive feedback from participants.
Give back in a BIG WAY by providing a turkey for active duty and veteran families for our next food distribution!
From August 1 to 30, Oceanside residents pledged to save water and protect the environment as part of the Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. The Mayor’s Challenge aims to ignite cities across the nation in promoting water supply reliability, watershed protection, and overall environmental stewardship, and is a call to action for leaders to inspire their residents to use resources wisely. Residents who participated in the Challenge by pledging or completing environmental projects from home earned points for the City in the nationwide competition.
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Studio ACE, an Arts Education Nonprofit located in Oceanside, CA is dedicated to enriching lives through Art Community and Education. Though Studio ACE is not yet able to re-open to the public, that does not stop them from bringing creativity to your home.
One of our newest members, Vestra Labs, is hosting a drive through COVID-19 test October 24th and 25th from 7 AM - 3PM. Vestra Labs is the leader in on-site testing services nationwide. They proudly serve Federal, State and Local agencies, NBA, MLB, Collegiate Athletes and staff, skilled nursing facilities, senior care centers, families, communities, Fortune 500 companies and small businesses alike with unparalleled testing solutions for combating the COVID-19 pandemic.
Did you know that SDG&E provides webinars for business owners and trade professionals at no cost? Learn about the latest in green building practices, technology and energy-saving solutions from experts in the industry. Upcoming classes include Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning training, renewable energy and sustainability and energy-saving technologies for business. Certifications and continuing education units are available for many of the classes. Check out the class listing.
October 21st is Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day! We value each and every one of our members, and invite you to celebrate what we have accomplished together! Here are some ways to get involved:
The City of Oceanside - Government is looking to collect feedback on their Zero Waste Plan Workshops from the Oceanside community. They created the Zero Waste Plan Survey which solicits input on future programming as well as the proposed marine debris reduction ordinance. Thank you for your feedback! Take Survey.
Oscarin Ortega is Rep. Levin’s Constituent of the Month.
San Juan Capistrano, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) announced that Oscarin Ortega, Founder and Executive Director of Lived Experiences, is the Constituent of the Month. A born and raised resident of Oceanside in California’s 49th Congressional District, Oscarin Ortega created Lived Experiences to provide support and guidance to underrepresented youth whose challenges he understood firsthand.
The Oceanside Chamber of Commerce has an opening for a Membership and Advertising Sales Representative. We are looking for a positive and confident individual with both the ability and desire to sell. This individual must have the skills to work both independently and as part of a team. Initial training will be provided. Hours worked will be Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week with additional hours as needed. Compensation is an hourly rate of pay and commissions.
Benefits: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, 401k, Vacation Pay, Sick Pay, and Holiday Pay
Philanthropists Debbie and Warner Lusardi of Rancho Santa Fe.
ENCINITAS, Calif. – Philanthropists Warner and Debbie Lusardi of Rancho Santa Fe have given Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas the largest donation in its history, a $25 million investment to help fund a new acute care hospital tower and pulmonary institute that are cornerstones of the hospital’s master plan.
Oceanside, CA (October 8, 2020) - Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) has received $20,000 in emergency funding from Price Philanthropies. This grant will help offset the exponential increase in expenses brought on by the pandemic, including individual educational supplies and food for the Emergency Food Program. BGCO’s life-changing programs support the academic success and overall wellbeing of youth during these challenging times.
SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) thanked the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) for awarding more than $4.5 million in COVID-19 homeless aid to the Counties of Orange and San Diego. The money will help fund homeless prevention, emergency shelters, street outreach, and more
Cox Communications helps Make-A-Wish® grant technology wish to 14-year-old gaming enthusiast and aspiring streamer Tiba
Pro gamers from Cox’s esports team Atlanta Reign make special Zoom appearance to offer tips and encouragement.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Sept. 1, 2020 – Fourteen-year-old Tiba from Lakeside suffers from a neuromuscular disease that inhibits her mobility, and now with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing schools to start the new year online, she’ll have even less interaction with friends and classmates.
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Oceanside Celebrates 20th Anniversary After Being Suspended During Pandemic
Oceanside, CA – October 06, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the previously scheduled Relay For Life of Oceanside has now been rescheduled for a Weeklong Anniversary Celebration with the highlight Drive-thru Luminaria event on Saturday, October 10, 2020 from 7:00pm-8:30pm at MiraCosta College (entrance at Rancho del Oro & Glaser Road). Relay For Life is all about togetherness, but the safety of our survivors, volunteers and staff is always a top priority.
Many businesses, especially small businesses, are facing new challenges due to COVID-19 and still have ongoing expenses during the pandemic. SDG&E wants to help during these difficult times and offers these solutions and resources.
Businesses, public can donate unwanted computers for refurbishment for students in need.
To meet the need of San Diego County students and families without home computers for distance learning during the pandemic, Cox Communications, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, the San Diego County Office of Education, and San Diego Councilman Chris Cate, District 6 are joining together with Computers 2 Kids to rally businesses and the public countywide for a month-long computer drive to benefit local students.
The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (CHCC) would like to extend an invitation for you to attend the first-ever CHCC Virtual Annual Statewide Convention on Wednesday, Friday, October 14-16, 2020. We are excited about this virtual convention. The theme for this year's convention is "Momentum." Click here to register and for more information.
IF YOU ARE UNDER A DECLARED DISASTER WARNING, FIND SAFE SHELTER RIGHT AWAY. IF TOLD TO EVACUATE, DO SO IMMEDIATELY.
We are committed to keeping our customers connected – even in the wake of unpredictable, catastrophic events. Our Network Disaster Recovery (NDR) program is one of the largest, and most advanced of its kind. Its sole purpose – to rapidly restore communications to areas affected by disasters. We prepare our people and our network to ensure we can maintain vital communications for our customers and public safety before, during and after an event.
Second Saturdays at Sea Hive's is this Saturday, October 10th from 10 AM - 4 PM. Second Saturdays at Sea Hive is an outdoor market in its 3rd year and is made up of 35 local vintage slingers and makers. This weekend, Ivy and Squid has organized an amazing raffle for an even better cause!
New Workshop Now Enrolling!
For Actors 18 and older
Wednesdays 7p - 10p
October 7 - November 11
NEW: Act or Vocals - You Choose!
Minor Schedule Changes Planned as Part of Regular October Service Updates
Oceanside, CA – The North County Transit District (NCTD) will implement minor schedule changes for BREEZE fixed-route bus service effective Sunday, October 4, 2020. The BREEZE service changes are designed to provide better trip reliability and improve connectivity to the SPRINTER, COASTER, and other BREEZE routes.
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