In the Media

Active 20-30 Receives $50,000 Grant from Northwestern Mutual

This video does a good job of explaining what we do, and why it’s important.

Active 20-30 Re-Builds Torched Playground at Johnston Park

2009 Holiday Shopping Spree – KCRA Channel 3 Report

Mayor Johnson Speaks at a 20-30 Lunch Meeting

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson spoke at the March 12, 2009 meeting of the Active 20-30 Sacramento No.1 Club. Current and past members, as well as members from the Active 20-30 Greater Sacramento No.1032 Club were in attendance to hear Mayor Johnson speak about volunteerism and community involvement. Mayor Johnson held up 20-30 as a shining example of giving back to the community.

2008 Mike Smyth UC Davis Party for Kids with Cancer – KCRA Channel 3 Report

Active 20-30 USA & International Receives ‘Presidential Volunteer Service Award’

June 30th, 2008

[frame_right][/frame_right] In celebration and recognizing the completion of 85 years of volunteer service, Active 20-30 USA and Active 20-30 International have received President George W. Bush’s national Presidential Volunteer Service Award, and has been named the national Daily Point of Light for Friday, April 25, 2008 (which is also “Global Youth Service Day“) by the Points of Light Foundation. [frame_left][/frame_left]

In addition to the President’s and national Points of Light honors, United States Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and United States Representative Doris Matsui (CA-05) have also awarded Active 20-30 USA and Active 20-30 International with Congressional Records, honoring Active 20-30 (which originated in Sacramento, California in 1922), as the “Original Global Youth Service Organization” on Global Youth Service Day. [frame_right][/frame_right]

Finally, California’s Secretary of Service and Volunteering, Karen Baker, plans to personally present Active 20-30 members with a California State Accommodation, as well as a recognition letter from California First Lady Maria Shriver, during an Active 20-30 playground Ribbon-Cutting event on April 25.

Special Kids Family Picnic – KCRA Channel 3 Report