Free money being left unclaimed

Tuesday, April 15 is the last day to file your taxes. You may be eligible to receive a tax credit of up to $6,000 even if you do not owe any taxes.

It’s almost like getting free money. It is called the Earned Income Tax Credit and it offers up to $6,000 per year to qualifying low income families. Yet every year, many City Heights residents fail to claim the benefit on…

Dinero gratis se está quedando sin reclamar

Es como recibir dinero gratis. Se conoce como Crédito por Ingresos de Trabajo y ofrece hasta $6,000 al año a las familias de bajos recursos que califican. Pero cada año, muchos residentes de City Heights dejan de reclamar estos beneficios…

Getting the scoop on the Affordable Care Act

La voluntaria de La Maestra, Elba Espinoza y la pasante de Mid-City CAN, Leah Ko, le dan la bienvenida a los visitantes al Evento de Inscripción en Atención Médica realizado el 18 de marzo en el Centro Comunitario y Cultural de África del Este.

Dozens of City Heights residents came to the East African Community and Cultural Center on March 18 to learn about the Affordable Care Act and sign up for health insurance coverage before the March 31 deadline. For folks such as…

A vision of San Diego Unified’s future

Estudiantes, maestros y administrativos acudieron a la Preparatoria Crawford para el Foro Visión 2020 dirigido por miembros y administrativos de la Junta Directiva del Distrito Escolar Unificado de San Diego.

Low expectations, culturally appropriate food and increased parental involvement were among the issues discussed when some 200 parents, students, teachers and administrators came to Crawford High School last month for the Vision 2020 Forum with San Diego Unified administrators and…