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Ameenah Fuller for California State Senate District 23

Ameenah Fuller

Ameenah Fuller

SAN BERNARDINO, CA- Ameenah Fuller is running for California State Senate District 23. Recently reported by Inland Scene Magazine, this is a very important State Senate race which covers San Bernardino, Riverside and Los Angeles counties. Volunteers are needed to phone bank and canvass for this open seat. If Fuller does not win this seat, Mike Morral (Tea Party Republican) will win and plans to dismantle the healthcare system (Covered California).

The election will be held on March 25. Early voting has started and runs to March 24. Fuller’s campaign office is located at 1254 South Waterman Avenue, suite 10 in San Bernardino, just 2 miles away from the voter registers office. For more information or to volunteer, please call 424-262-2562.

Fuller is a Government and Business Consultant with over 25 years of experience in healthcare providing compliance measures with recommendations to administrative and corporate staff at hospitals and medical facilities in California. She has also worked to recover Medicare funds to prevent fraud and abuse. Fuller believes in supporting policies that make sense for the constituents in the district. She supports and advocates polices on senior rights, education, healthcare, environment, economic empowerment, and green technology. She is also a supporter of tax credits for builders that build affordable green homes. She believes that the new green homes and businesses is the way of the future in California.

Ms. Fuller received a citation for her accomplishments and holds a Masters of Arts in Public Policy. For more information on the candidate, visit http://www.votefuller2014.com/.

The NAACP’s Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics Competition 2014

RIVERSIDE, CA- The Riverside NAACP is looking for high school aged students from grades 9-12 to participate in the Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) 2014 competition. The competition serves to showcase the hard working students who want to participate and show off their skills in the following categories: Science, Humanities, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, and Business. The application deadline is Monday, February 24. Mentoring days are Sunday, March 2 and Sunday, March 9. The local competition will be held on Sunday, March 16. Finalists will be eligible to compete at the National Competition July 19 to 23 in Las Vegas.  (ACT-SO) is a major youth initiative of the NAACP that provides a forum through which youth of African descent demonstrate academic, artistic and scientific prowess and expertise, thereby gaining the same recognition often only reserved for entertainers and athletes. Anyone interested in applying please download an application from the Riverside NAACP website www.naacp-riverside.org. Completed Applications should be sent to Riverside NAACP- P.O Box 55131- Riverside, CA 92517 or faxed to 951-324-9603.

Pacesetters Host Annual Drill Team Competition

RIALTO, CA- The San Bernardino Pacesetters will be hosting their 4th Annual Drill Team and Drum Squad Competition on March 8 at Rialto High School, 595 Eucalyptus Avenue in Rialto.  Tickets are $10 for ages 12 and up and $5 for ages 5 to 11. The door will open at 10 a.m.  The San Bernardino Pacesetters have been in existence since 1959 and have continued their tradition.  With the help of friends and family this team continues to flourish.  Please come out and support them and show teams from the Inland Empire, Los Angeles, Northern California and Las Vegas that their hard work and talent is appreciated.  If you have any questions please contact them at sbpacesetters@gmail.com.