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    Now Hiring - Northern California Community Organizer

    Join the Movement as the Northern California Community Organizer The Jakara Movement with the Guru’s Nadir (Grace), seva of our volunteers, and the baksh (benediction) of the Sangat is pleased to announce our fourth employment position.  We are seeking a Northern California Community Organizer to help develop the gambit of Jakara Movement programs and chapters (misls). Position Title: Community Organizer Organizational Relationship: Reporting to the Executive Director General Summary: The Jakara Movement Community Organizer will recruit, develop, retain and train volunteers, help them organize communities through local chapters, and implement community campaigns, programs, events, and actions.
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    Healthy Habits

    Physical fitness is a very important aspect of a persons life. Staying fit and healthy will not only make you feel better about yourself, but it will help you out in the long run. It prevents getting serious diseases and health issues such as, type two diabetes and obesity. Exercising doesn't always have to be boring or hard. You can always just go for a bike ride, a walk, roller skating, or play your favorite sports for about thirty minutes to an hour per day and that will do it! Being physically fit also means eating healthier. Sometimes it's better to choose the apple rather than the candy bar. When you decide to change your eating and exercising habits you change as an individual. You start feeling more confident, become more outgoing, and your surrounded by more positive vibes.  Being healthy leads to stronger bones, healthier heart and a happier you. (: Chaman Kaur is a student at Livingston High School and wrote this blog after the Sports Day in Livingston. 
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  • Upcoming events

    Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 06:00 PM
    Panera Bread in Sacramento, CA

    Misl Sacramento | Regional Meeting 5.20.2015

    Join us for a meeting to discuss and plan events for Misl Sacramento! We've got a tentative calendar, but are open to new ideas as well. 

    We're always excited to see familiar faces and new ones! 
    If you can't make it, but are interested get in touch, we are more than happy to fill you in.

    Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 06:30 PM · 4 rsvps
    UC Davis in Davis, CA

    Ending Silence, Confronting Violence | UC Davis

    We can no longer remain silent in the conversations around violence, whether domestic violence, sexual assault, or rape. Join us in an evening of discussion and conversation to end the silence and confront violence. 
    All are welcome to join and engage in the event. In order to maintain an open and productive discussion the Jakara Movement will facilitate the discussion. We ask all are respectful and mindful in the way we interact with our peers and sangat. If you have any questions or would like specific questions to be brought up please post below or email palvinder@jakara.org 


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