Dr. Amanuel Yohannes will held seminar regarding the symptoms of hypertension that lead to stroke.The seminar will be held on December 6, 2013 at 7:00 pm in our community center. Chest pain, vision blurred, and headache are some of the symptoms of high blood pressure. Please come on time.

The film IPRESA directed by Sephora Woldu presented on Nov. 22, 2013. It was about a young woman in San Francisco contemplating starting a business. She is a first generation Eritrean American, and the perils of a nontraditional idea worry her family. Our protagonist goes on a day trip in the Bay Area visiting the most creative Eritrean and Ethiopian owned businesses to prove that innovation has a place in the community because to try is to live!
The film has been nominated and won several awards in 2013

Book signing event at Asmara Restaurant in Oakland on August 25, 2013 at 2:00 - 4:00 pm. He will have book review, questions and answers in our community center at 7:00 pm on August 23, 2013. Don't miss this opportunity!!

Community picnic for July 13, 2013

Retirement planning and choosing the right financial adviser Seminar. 
It will be held in Eritrean community center on July 19, 2013 at 7:30 pm. Selam and Michael will share their deep knowledge of finance with our community members. We strongly encourage everyone to attend this seminar.

Social Services

This seminar was given by one of our dedicated members, Mr. Isaac Yehdego, who has extensive experience on social services. In the seminar, Mr. Yehdego explained social services available in CA and helped explain eligibility to the benefits and assistance provided.

Dear All,

The Eritrean community Center of Santa Clara County would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend a       seminar on" Social Security Benefits" on May 10, 2013  from 7:30-9:30 PM at our Center. This seminar will be given by    one of our members ,Mr. YACOB ENDRIAS WELDE, who has an extensive knowledge of the subject mentioned above. In  his presentation Mr. Yacob will  shade light on the different social security benefits such as :-Social Security, Retirement, Disability, Medical, Survival, Medicare, Spouse Social Security, Child Widow..........etc.  It is a great source of information and it enables you to deepen your knowledge on ‘Social Security Benefits’. Participants are encouraged to ask questions.

Please spread the event details to friends, family members and those whom you think might be interested. 

All are welcomed. P.S: Hope to see you all on time. Thanks, 

Eritrean Community.

Dear All,

We would like to invite you to make use of this wonderful opportunity to attend a seminar on “Healthy Homes, Healthy Community”. This would give you a chance to understand violence in families and how they affect our homes and communities.The seminar would be addressed by Kathleen Krenek who has had 31 years of experience in non-profit organizations.

This seminar would be very exciting and would allow you to discover more about the topic at hand and get a better insight into how to keep our homes and community healthy.

I would encourage all of you to attend the seminar.

Looking forward to seeing you, Eritrean Community

Dear All interested.

We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend a seminar on “Cataract and Intraocular Lenses” on April 12, 2013, which is organized by the Eritrean Community of Santa Clara County.

This presentation will be given by one of our own highly dedicated member of the Eritrean community Mr. Aklilu Asefaw, M.Sc degree in Chemistry from University of Cape Town, South Africa. B.Sc degree in Chemistry, from the University of Asmara.

A flyer has been attached alongside giving further details about the seminar.  It is a great source of information and it enables you to deepen your knowledge of vision science. This seminar will also provides extra opportunities to learn how you can prevent your vision from getting worse. It is very important to know what causes blindness and what to do to control it. Participants are encouraged to ask questions.

Please spread awareness about the seminar to friends and interested groups. We eagerly await your participation in the seminar.  Please try to come on time!!! Thanks, Eritrean Community

 African Diaspora Network
African Diaspora Network invites you to join their Second African Diaspora Summit to discuss Africa’s bright future and their role in it! Our community will take this opportunity to display cultural photographs and introduce our community to others. 

For maximum refund visit H&R Block  


Ask Merone Ghebreyohannes for fast and maximum refund. He is well qualified to answer any questions you may have. Free consultation even if you are not ready to file. He is devoted his precious time to help our community members. You can reach him at 408.297.4585 or merone.ghebreyohannes@tax.hrblock.com . Don't forget to mention Eritrean Community as referral.

Dental preventive care seminar

Eritrean community is inviting everyone to attend this seminar. Dr. Farahn will discuss regarding the main cause of oral cancer and what to do to prevent it. We believe it helps our community and strongly encourage everybody to participate.

Habitat for humanity is hosting orientation workshops for anyone interested in Habitat home ownership in Santa Clara County. The workshop will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013 between 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. at 1400 Parkmoor      Ave. San Jose, CA 95126. The next workshop is on March 16, 2013 at 600 Valley way Milpitas, CA 95035. It will be held between 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. For more information call 510-251-6304 Ext. 387 or 371. You can also visit http://www.habitatebsv.org

Eritrean under siege

"we may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race. We all share the same basic values." Kofi Annan

Focus on families and marriage by Mr. Berhane