2024 Annual Summit

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Transform Fresno Annual Summit Walk – Join Us for the Final Celebration!

We are excited to invite you to the final Transform Fresno Annual Summit! This year, we’re introducing a unique “project walk,” where you can explore and celebrate the incredible achievements of various community projects.

Event Details:

    • Date: May 11th
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Saint Rest Food to Share Hub Grand Opening

What to Expect: During the event, you’ll have the opportunity to visit different tables, each showcasing a project that has significantly impacted our community. Learn about the successes, challenges, and stories behind these projects, and engage with the people who have brought them to life.

This is a fantastic opportunity to see the positive changes happening in our community, network with project leaders, and celebrate our progress together.

Why Attend:

    • Discover the transformative projects improving our community
    • Celebrate the achievements and successes of local initiatives
    • Connect with community members and project leaders
    • Enjoy the atmosphere of the Saint Rest Food to Share Hub Grand Opening

We look forward to seeing you there and sharing in this community progress and collaboration celebration!

For more information, please refer to the attached flyer.

Register today!

Opening Session

The Transform Fresno Summit kicks off with opening words and introductions from Fresno Mayor Jerry Dyer and Strategic Growth Council Executive Director Lynn Von Koch-Liebert.

Yo’Ville Garden Live Stream

Tour of garden by Chris De Leon

The Future of Fresno City College’s West Fresno Center

Speakers: Dr. Becky Barabe, Danielle Rawers, Gurminder Sangha, Keisha Lewis Nesbitt, Marty Kamimoto, Doug Rosendahl

Fresno4Biz: Connecting Entrepreneurs to Low-Cost Solutions

Speakers: John Lorance, Rich Mostert

Youth Perspectives Panel

Speakers: Fresno’s Youth Leadership Development Team

Gladiator Welding Program

Speaker: Daniel Griffith

Cooking Matters

Speaker: Luis Hernandez

Transform Fresno Solar: Efforts, Impacts, and Opportunities

Speakers: Jesse Arreguin, Aracely Rodriguez, Shanna Handley, Tom Esqueda, David Griffin, Karina Gonzalez

Save Energy, Save Money, Save the Planet with Minor Home Repairs

Speakers: Monica Goatz, Jenell Rico

How to replace your car with a more reliable, less expensive plug-in electric vehicle

Speaker: Veronica Valencia