• Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 05:00 PM · 92 rsvps
    City Heights Center, 4305 University Ave. Suite 640 San Diego, CA, 92105

    Networking Night

    Join us for a discussion on the growing transportation movement in San Diego with our featured guest, Hasan Ikhrata – Executive Director of San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), and other experts in the region.

    Climate change is one of the greatest challenges that we’re facing and improving our transportation systems is critical to saving our environment. We hope you can be a part of our conversation on making transportation healthier, safer, and more just for our community and planet.

    • Hasan Ikhrata – SANDAG
    • Sophie Wolfram – Climate Action Campaign
    • Vianney Ruvalcaba – City Heights CDC
    Moderator: Rosa Olascoaga – Mid-City CAN

    Appetizers, Spanish interpretation, and childcare will be provided. Contact Maryan Osman for any questions and interpretation requests.

    Stay tuned for event information and agenda. 

  • Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 06:00 PM · $25.00 USD · 6 rsvps
    Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation

    30th Anniversary Event

    Rising to New Heights:
    Celebrating 30 Years of Neighborhood Action, Regional Impact

    Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation | November 14, 2019 | 6-10 pm | Sponsorship Opportunities


    Join us for a historical evening when 200 of San Diego’s most respected civic visionaries, community leaders, and business partners will come together to celebrate 30 years of Mid-City CAN advocacy, collaboration, and organizing! 

    At this event, we not only want to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Mid-City CAN with its regional advocacy impulse, but also look to the future for the next 30 years of building power and advancing equity for City Heights and communities alike, throughout San Diego and Southern California!

    Awards Ceremony
    Throughout the evening, we will honor the work and efforts of legislative, advocacy, and community organizing champions! Cast your vote for the following People's Awards: Legacy, Youth, Heart of City Heights, Directors, Ally of the Year.

    Nominations for this year's People's Awards commence May 25, 2019!

    About Mid-City CAN
    Mid-City CAN is a local advocacy network rooted in neighborhood action that impacts our whole region. Since 1989, Mid-City CAN has worked to promote social equity and justice and has helped to support initiatives which affect public policy on a range of critical issues. Even though we are growing and looking to new horizons, our work is only possible through the power of community members and their love for City Heights.

    Sponsor Rising to New Heights! 

    Our sponsors are essential to our fundraising efforts, and every dollar raised during Mid-City CAN’s 30th Anniversary will positively impact your community.

    Each sponsorship opportunity offers the benefits of exclusive marketing, valued networking with other community-minded individuals and the satisfaction of knowing your involvement will help foster the next generation of campaign work.

    We invite you to read the full sponsorship package and review the sponsorship packages and recognition benefits available from $1,250 through to $15,000. We are happy to provide a customized experience for all sponsors!

    As an alternative to cash sponsorship, if your company has a product or service to offer that would benefit Mid-City CAN’s 30th Anniversary, we would appreciate your support.

    Please contact Griselda Ramirez, sponsorship committee chair, at


    Special Thanks to Our 2019 Rising to New Heights Sponsors!