Family Night!

In partnership with the City of Oakland and the DeFremery Recreation Center, we’ve been hosting monthly Family Nights for the West Oakland community with free dinner, followed by a time of activities, games, and prizes.  Please join us on Thursday, May 28th for a science themed Family Night!  We will have fun experiments for families […]

Family Night!

In partnership with the City of Oakland and the DeFremery Recreation Center, we’ve been hosting monthly Family Nights for the West Oakland community with free dinner, followed by a time of activities, games, and prizes.  Please join us on Thursday, April 30th for a science themed Family Night!  We will have fun experiments for families […]

Serving Opportunity: What Now America’s Youth Resource Center on Saturday, October 22nd!

The following is from Jeff Chou, coordinator of our monthly volunteer effort with local non-profit What Now America: We’re going to be serving at the Youth Resource Center this Saturday at DeFremery Park from 12pm-5pm.  We’ve been committing to this once a month for the past 8 or 9 months now, and I’m encouraged to finally […]

What Now America Back-To-School Event Reflections

Here’s what one of our own, Jeff Chou, had to say about the event: We’ve had the opportunity over the past year to serve and invest at a local Youth Resource Center operated by the non-profit What Now America.  The Resource Center aims to provide “basic societal needs” to the youth of West Oakland by […]

Family Night XII @ DeFremery Park, Thursday, September 22nd, 6-8pm!

Our 12th installment of Family Night was on Thursday, September 22, 2011 and we sure had a night of musical fun!! Convergence has been partnering with the City of Oakland Parks and Recs to create these once a month gatherings for our Oakland families for a year to date. We’re continually reminded that togetherness, unity, […]

Volunteer with us at What Now America’s Back to School Event, Saturday September 10th, 2011!

Join us on Saturday, September 10th as we volunteer with the local non-profit organization What Now America and their Back To School event!  In addition to handing out school supplies to community members, they’ll have activities planned including water balloon tossing, face painting, and relays.  And not to stray too far from the core of […]