The Bryte and Broderick Community Action Network (BBCAN) implements and supports programs and projects to meet the aspirations of our diverse community by working with the City, non-profit and faith-based organizations, schools, and businesses toward sustaining a healthy, informed, and engaged community.
AARP Tax Aide Program ready to assist residents
The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers are offering free income tax preparation to low-to-moderate income taxpayers especially those 60 and older in West Sacramento. They will be providing our service on Saturdays starting February 8 from 12-4. Trained IRS certified volunteers help taxpayers navigate complicated tax codes, receive proper credits and deductions, and file their federal and state tax returns electronically. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is offered in conjunction with the IRS. This service is being offered at Riverbend Manor, 664 Cummins Way by appointment only. Telephone for an appointment: 916-572-7802. Please help us distribute the flyer
Senior Resource Fair Coming in 2014
BBCAN will partner with the City of West Sacramento once again to hold a resource fair for seniors. There will be many opportunities for seniors, their caregivers, and their families.to speak with the organizations and companies that provide valuable resources and information for seniors. Date for the Fair: May 2, 2014. (See the flyer
) If your organization would like to participate, call the West Sacramento Community Center at (916) 617-4620. Watch a slide show
of the successful 2013 Senior Resource Fair.
Free computer training in West Sacramento
Offered by the Turner Library (375-6465) and the West Sacramento Community Center (373-5819) and Yolo County Housing (371-0582). Call for class information. Beginners welcome.
Veterans Day Parade
We had a great Veterans Day Parade
WATCH THE SLIDE SHOW!
and see the local press coverage
. Thank you to everyone who watched, planned, managed, assisted, and participated in the parade.
KIDS Simmer Music Camp
Such fun for all involved. BBCAN, the West Sac Parks and Recreation Dept, and the West Sacramento Music Academy supported a KIDS Music Camp at Elkhorn School. See the photos
Senior Shuttle Service expanded in West Sacramento
Shuttle service is available every Wednesday morning and Thursday afternoon to the Community Center. Shuttle service has been expanded for a grocery run to Walmart or Target on 1st and 3rd Monday mornings each month. Trips include door to door pickup and delivery from home to destination and back to home. See the flyer
for details and reservation information or call 372-0200 ext 105.
See more accomplishments
and read about recent BBCAN sponsored or supported events here