Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

All-Class Year-End Dance Party!

The Hollywood Red Carpet Soirée is here! The once-a-year event for all current C5 participants is for everyone to come together to celebrate the great summer everyone had and have fun as a whole program. There will be awards and recognitions for a wide range of C5ers. If you have not made a nominations for class-only awards clink the link to complete the form. Remember, the theme is Hollywood, so, come ready for an evening on the red carpet and feel like a star!

Call the office to let us know you are coming!

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Nov
18
7:00 AM07:00

Step Into Success Part 1

C5LA Medallions will wrap up college and financial aid applications. Participants will need to come with all paperwork/information needed to complete these application. Participants will also explore connections between college majors and actual jobs and careers. In addition, we will introduce the opportunity to apply for the C.I.T. Program next summer and open up the opportunity for the C5LA Alumni Scholarship.

Lunch will be provided!

Pick-up locations at Sherman Oaks/Van Nuys Recreation Center (7:00a) and Audubon Middle School (7:30a). E-mail or call the C5LA office to RSVP (323) 686-4214.

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Nov
4
7:30 AM07:30

Big and Little Service Day

Both Lanterns and Hammers, Classes of 2021 and 2020 are getting together for a day of direct community service. In addition to volunteer activities the two groups of C5 Leaders have another opportunity to interact, have fun and build connections across grade levels.

Pick-up locations at Sherman Oaks/Van Nuys Recreation Center (7:30a) and Audubon Middle School (7:45a). E-mail or call the C5LA office to RSVP (323) 686-4214

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Urban Campfire
Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Urban Campfire

This year C5LA will host its first ever Urban Campfire, our 6th annual fundraising event. 

Join over 200 of Los Angeles’ prominent business and community leaders as they come together at Tiato in Santa Monica for an inspirational evening to support the Youth Leaders who benefit from our summer and year-round programs. 

The invitation-only event will feature sumptuous hors d’oeuvres, gourmet grazing stations, refreshing cocktails and of course, S’mores! We hope you can join us as we celebrate the success of our incredible young people and salute this year’s honorees: 

Carole & Larry Scherzer
Scherzer International

100% of the proceeds of this event directly impact the lives of over 2,000* youth living in Los Angeles and in the San Fernando Valley. 

For more information or to sponsor the C5LA Urban Campfire contact Judy Cantu (judy@c5yf.org or 323-686-4215).

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Oct
7
7:00 AM07:00

High School Action Plan

Session 1 and Session 2 comes together to share camp stories, give 3 second hugs, and reunite with some of your staff! In addition, we will create a high school action plan. As high school freshmen, you have four years to build your resume and make yourself competitive and attractive for colleges. We will be discussing what you need to do to get closer to achieving your dreams.

Pick-up locations at Taft High School (7:00a) and Audubon Middle School (7:00a). Lunch will be provided! Call the C5LA office to RSVP (323) 686-4214.

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Sep
23
7:30 AM07:30

Junior Year Prep

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Now it the time for juniors to plan for your last two years of high school. For the Compass Class of 2019 we will review important college information including various college application deadlines, SAT/ACT tests, and more. In addition, we will begin preparing for your next summer experience, the ACT Now Summit!

Pick-up locations at Taft High School (7:30a) and Audubon Middle School (8:00a). Call the C5LA office to RSVP (323) 686-4214.

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Sep
16
7:30 AM07:30

Destination College Pathway

The first pathway event of the school year! On this day, the Hammer Class of 2020 will come together to explore the importance of planning for college and to start preparing for the Road to College summer experience.

Pick-up locations at Taft High School (7:45a) and Audubon Middle School (7:30a). Call the C5LA office to RSVP (323) 686-4214

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