San Ysidro Air Monitoring Community Workshop

Purpose The purpose of the steering committee is to listen to concerns that residents have about air quality in San Ysidro and surrounding areas, and to get advice from residents on the best locations to place a network of low-cost air monitors. After we get comments from the participants in this study and our technical advisory group, we will put air monitors around the city of San Ysidro, CA and nearby locations. Monitoring will take place from July 2016 to July 2017.

San Diego Union Tribune interviews Andrea Skorepa, who is retiring in August after 36 of service to the community of San Ysidro

To Andrea Skorepa, San Ysidro is a place where the people should be supported and feel inspired to create the kind of community they want for themselves. For the past 35 years, she’s worked toward that as president and CEO of Casa Familiar, a nonprofit community development organization that offers various services to people in the community, from educational programs to affordable housing to art and culture.

Dynamic performance by The PGK Dance Project – June 23rd 2016

We invited you to come experience a dynamic performance by The PGK Dance Project,  featuring in Community Dances, part of The PGK Dance Project’s Passport program; an affordable, “Introduction to Dance” traveling community outreach series.  This is a collaboration with PGK, The Front and Casa Familiar. We bring dance to you and let’s dance together! Save the date: thursday june  23rd 6-7 pm. […]

Abrazo Gala 2016

Andrea Skorepa officially retires from Casa Familiar at the Abrazo Gala on August 5 when she leaves behind a legacy of tireless dedication to the community that made her and that she, in turn, made better. Congratulations, Andrea! Join us in this celebration! Click here to get you tickets Read the article online

Comunidad Celebra Día de San Ysidro

Comunidad Celebra Día de San Ysidro May 14, 2016 Breaking News, Stories Por Ana Gómez Salcido Con un programa lleno de entretenimiento local, actividades para niños y una feria de recursos, residentes de la comunidad celebraron el Día de San Ysidro, este sábado, 14 de mayo en el Parque de San Ysidro. “San Ysidro no […]