Entries by CHD

Milestone Accomplishment: 40 Years & 500,000 Served

On Friday, April 29th, California Human Development celebrated a milestone accomplishment—40 years of Farmworker Services and Workforce Development in Northern California. Supporters and partners from every sector gathered in Stockton to mark the occasion and to savor, truly relish and enjoy, in the power of what people can do together when they join hands and […]

Raise Your Hand for DACA!

GET LEGAL STATUS  •  A WORK PERMIT • SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER   FREE WORKSHOPS WHEN Saturday, April 30, 10am to Noon Saturday, May 21, 10am to Noon WHERE California Human Development 3315 Airway Drive, Santa Rosa 707.521.4721 Space is limited, call now to save your seat Our bilingual immigration experts will assist you for FREE! […]

You’re Invited to Celebrate, April 29th in Stockton

Faces of the Fields, Stories of Success Friday, April 29, 2016 at 5:30pm University Waterfront Plaza Hotel 110 West Fremont St. Stockton 95202 Per person: $60 Sponsorship table: $1,000 You’re invited to celebrate because you played an essential role in transforming lives! Please join us on April 29th in Stockton to salute farmworker champions and […]

Napa County, Doing Farmworker Housing Right

In this video created by Napa County,  CHD’s Angel Calderon takes you on a tour of River Ranch—one of three farmworker housing centers for seasonal laborers in Napa County. Where once these farmworkers camped in makeshift tents along the riverside or adjacent to fields, now they have warm beds, showers, and meals.  A per acre […]

A Sweet & Savory Story of Success!

This video by Petaluma Pie Company shows why we insist on lowercasing the “dis” and augmenting the “ABILITY” in our disABILITY Services program. So proud of our clients and grateful to community-minded folks like Petaluma Pie for employing them and being committed to their success. Thank you!      

Immigration Workshop

Legal Immigration is Possible FREE Information and Assistance Learn your options and eligibility Free assessment valued at over $60 Free application assistance 707.521.4721 Space is Limited, Call Now to Save Your Seat (Your information is confidential). When & Where April 1 • 6pm – 8pm Wilhelmenia Henry Elementary School • 1628 E 10th St, Stockton […]

Stories of the Fields, Faces of Success

Save the Date to Celebrate Salute to Farmworker Champions! For giving a hand up to those in pursuit of the American Dream, for playing a vital role in transforming lives, please plan to join us to celebrate! Friday, April 29 at 5:30pm University Plaza Hotel, Stockton Dining, music and dancing! You are invited to join […]

Martha, these smiles belong to you…

In loving tribute to Martha E. Núñez, our longtime camp director. These are just a few of the thousands of smiles brought to the faces of farmworker children who experienced the very special joy of summer camp because of Martha’s dedication. Camp Núñez could never be the same without Martha but it will live on–bringing […]

Immigrant Children and Parents to Receive Expanded Services

Expanded immigration assistance is underway for farmworkers, families, and others who live in California’s North Bay, North Coast, and Central Valley regions. California Human Development (CHD) has received a $136,600 grant from the Department of Social Services to provide increased immigration education and assistance in these areas. Extended help made possible through the new funding […]

Farmworker of the Year

A hearty congratulations to Placido Garcia— CHD’s Farmworker of the Year! We’re honored to recognize Placido for his decades of hard work and success. At age 20, Placido came to the U.S. and went to work picking fruits and vegetables across California. He wanted more for his life and sought help from CHD to improve […]