ABOUT USOCA Sacramento is an organization of community advocates, one of 100 chapters and college affiliates of OCA National, located in Washington, DC, that strives to develop strong leadership, community involvement, and civic participation.
OCA Sacramento won the 2014 Chapter of the Year Award and both the 2014 Chapter Excellence Award for Membership and Civic Engagement. Our chapter is committed to providing quality programs that support the development of the Greater Sacramento Asian Pacific Islander American community.
PROGRAM INFORMATIONThe Speak & Lead program is a 6-week (meeting once per week on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.) public speaking and speech organization class. This program aims to strengthen the oral communication skills of young Asian Pacific Islander American students with the goal of building each students' leadership and advocacy potential.
Classes will be held at: Sacramento Sheriff Community Room 7000 65th Street Sacramento, CA 95823
PROGRAM PRIORITIES & GUIDELINESSeeking Asian Pacific Islander American high school students (including recently graduated seniors) who: - wants to develop skills in communication and public speaking - demonstrates an interest in successfully completing this 6-week program - participates in school-sponsored clubs and/or community programs - volunteers in school-sponsored activities and/or communities projects
Applicants must be available to attend all 6 classes on the following Sundays from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (only 1 excused absence is permitted during the program): - July 10 - July 17 - July 24 - July 31 - August 7 - August 14 (final speech competition)
APPLICATION INFORMATION & DEADLINES - This application form must be completed by Friday, June 24, 2016. - Applications will be reviewed by a committee of OCA Sacramento volunteers. - All applicants will be notified by both email on Friday, July 1, 2016.
For more information or questions concerning this program or the application form, please contact the program coordinator, Nai Saechao at (916) 402-4008 or email@example.com.
Please don't wait to submit an application, space is very limited for this program so apply today! We look forward to your application.