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Date: April 5, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM PDT
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed. Call Paula Martinez (760) 983-0561
Event Description:


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8:30 am until 9 am
Come early and network with other nonprofit leaders. 
Regular program starts at 9 am until 11 am.

Featured Presentation:
US Bank Funding Priorities

U.S. Bank contributes to the strength and health of our communities through the U.S. Bank Foundation and Corporate Giving. Total annual funding for both programs reached $53 million in 2015.

Presented by:
Rockette Richardson Ewell


Rockette Ewell is Vice President, Community Development Manager for U.S. Bank’s Southern California region, which includes San Diego, Orange County and the Inland Empire. In this role, she oversees the bank’s community reinvestment efforts and related grant making.

Ewell currently serves on the boards of Housing Opportunities Collaborative, Christ Our Redeemer Community Development Corporation in Irvine, NeighborWorks Orange County and the San Diego Museum of Man, where she is a member of the executive committee.  She also represents U.S. Bank on the San Diego City-County Reinvestment Task Force and the Inland Empire Funders Alliance.  She is a 2015 graduate of Lead San Diego’s IMPACT program.

A native Texan, Ewell is a graduate of Princeton University, where she majored in Religion.

AcademyGO Member Spotlight:

Calling Members:  If you would like the opportunity to highlight your organization to the network contact Debbie A. Cannon at to check availability.

Desert/Mountain Educational Service Center
17800 Highway 18
Apple Valley, CA

Please note that MapQuest does not give the correct directions to this site ... Interstate 15, Exit "D Street/Highway 18 East" and travel East. Travel two miles through Victorville and up/down a short hill into Apple Valley. The first traffic light in Apple Valley will be Apple Valley Road. The facility is at the Northwest (left) side of the intersection of Apple Valley Road and Hwy. 18, behind the gas station, in the center of the strip mall. Parking is in the lot in front of the building. Please do not park in short-term spots or you will be towed. There are two Highway 18 exits. Make sure you take the one that says "D Street."
Contact Information:
Paula Martinez 760-983-0561
AcademyGO Member Free
​1st Time Guest Free
​Not Yet A Member $10
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