Anderson 360 News Update: August 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Community Coffee Town Hall Meetings

These town hall meetings have been an excellent opportunity for me to hear from you about what matters to you most. Hundreds of you showed up to help me make government work for you by sharing your opinion on important issues like immigration, Second Amendment rights, health care, and our veterans… Read more

Photo of Senator Anderson at a Community Coffee event


Encore Capital Group’s Global Volunteer Day with San Diego Habitat for Humanity

Encore Capital Group participated in their 5th Global Volunteer Day in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity San Diego, building fences and painting playhouses for military families in the city of El Cajon… Read more

Interviews with Global Volunteer Day Participants:
Sheryl Wright, Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Encore Capital Group
Sarah Olayo, recipient of new home
Nancy Bathke, Community Outreach Coordinator for San Diego Habitat for Humanity
Joel Anderson, California State Senator representing the 38th Senate District

Photo of Havitant For Humanity Volunteers


Homes for Our Troops

A home is a place many people desire to be after a long day, where we can feel safe and secure inside the walls that surround them and where priceless family memories are created. Homes For Our Troops is an organization based in Massachusetts that recognizes the quality a home can offer and seeks to bring that to veterans and their families all across the nation. Its mission is “to build and donate specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.” On July 15th, Marine Private First Class Isaac Blunt received the keys to his new custom home for him and his family… Read more

Photo of Senator Anderson - Photo Courtesy of Fallbrook & Bonsall Village News
Photo Courtesy of Fallbrook & Bonsall Village News


In Case You Missed It

East County Herald: Community Coffee with Senator Joel Anderson - Lakeside VFW
Poway News Chieftain: Advice from lawmaker: Buyer beware 
La Mesa Courier: Special education teacher honored
East County Californian: Hidden consequences of children’s “Bill of Rights” - MY Turn with Senator Joel Anderson


Save the Date

Image of the 'Save The Date' Flyer for the Holiday Open House

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