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The Salinas Community Unites to Prepare Student for the Workforce
Career Extravaganza! to be held at the Boys & Girls Clubs Club of Monterey County
The Future is Now! Career Extravaganza!
This unique community event features Keynote Speakers: Joseph Gunter- Mayor of Salinas, Abigail Portillo, BGCMC Youth of the Year – Salinas Clubhouse, and back by popular demand, Eric LoMonaco - the Director of Radiology at Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula. Students will also have direct interaction with a variety of professionals from local businesses and organizations such as Dole, Union Bank, California State University Monterey Bay and Monterey Bay Aquarium as they participate in Career Exploration Panels, Workshops and a Community Resource Fair which includes an opportunity to experience first hand being a KION News Broadcaster.
For more information about Career Extravaganza!
About the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County:
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County (BGCMC) has played an integral role in the community for 45 years. With Clubhouses in Seaside and Salinas, BGCMC provides youth between the ages of 6-18 an afterschool safe haven where they are mentored to achieve academic success, acquire healthy lifestyles, and develop good character and citizenship. Over 95% of the total budget comes from generous individuals, corporations and foundations. The Clubs are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. during summer and school breaks, and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. when school is in session. Additional information is available at www.bgcmc.org or via phone at 831-394-5171.