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U.S. Bank has made a $60,000 commitment to provide support to Asian American and Pacific Islanders Initiative (AAPI) organizations.
For several years AYC has offered a tutoring program that included instruction in English, Spanish, and Mandarin. Now, as a response to COVID, they have added a new after-school, online service for students from kindergarten through the eighth grade.
Last March, City Councilmember Adele Andrade-Stadler and Alhambra Teachers Association President Tammy Scorcia were discussing the emerging COVID-19 virus and how it could impact the city and the schools. They concluded the global disease would only get worse and that the city and many of its vulnerable school students would feel the effects of it. They were right. But they were not content to be right; they began doing something about it.
The Alhambra and The Ratkovich Company donated $6,000 to the Alhambra community in recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week.
Admission is free. There will be games, prizes, family resource booths, food trucks, a Duck Design contest, and more.
The fun, interactive disability awareness fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Alhambra, 1000 S. Fremont Ave., Alhambra.
Local charitable organizations and food banks, who serve low-income families in the San Gabriel Valley, will receive the donated turkeys.