Tacos & Tequila 2019

Thank you for your interest in Tacos & Tequila 2019. We are officially SOLD OUT! We'll see you on the 5th! Tacos & Tequila FundraiserOctober 5, 2019 | 5:00 PM-11:00 PMSJ POA Hall 1151 N 4th St., San Jose, CA 95112 Join us for an evening of good food, good company and lots of tequila! Enjoy tastings of over 10 tequila vendors from across the country, along with music and dinner provided by Puesto Santa Clara. Last year's event sold out, so be sure to get your tickets early. Gather your friends and family for a great time in support of Shop With a Cop ...

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A Letter from Robert Flores

The Shop with a Cop program has truly impacted the students at my school. They have interacted with our students in a variety of fun activities including pizza parties, ice cream parties, dodge ball games, book giveaways summer school programs, and most notability their holiday shopping spree. Through their interactions with local law enforcement, students build relationships with officers and see that the law enforcement officers are more than just a badge and a uniform. They see thatthey are friends that they can count on to keep them and their community ...

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Open Letter from Parent, Miriam Villanueva

This is what Shop With a Cop gives you. They give you a shoulder to lean on when you need to, they give you a family member for life. My world was turned upside down when my daughter got sick but with the help of Alicia, Darrell, and Shop With a Cop, my family was able to heal, regain its strength and smile again, and for that, I will always be thankful.

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California State Resolution #1464

August 2017 - California State Resolution#1464. Presented by the Honorable Ash Kalra, 27th Assembly Dist. The Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley in celebration for its 10th anniversary of its founding. In recognition of the organization's many achievements and underscore the positive impact it has made in the San Jose community.

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California State Resolution # 1138

June 2015-California State Resolution # 1138. Presented by the Honorable  State Senator  Bob Wieckowski, 10th Senatorial Dist. The Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley has evolved into a leading organization in the community, a dynamic force striving to improve the quality of life of people in the San Jose community and beyond.

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Shop With a Cop Awarded $5,000

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7's Matt Keller read to 3rd graders from San Jose's Santee Elementary School after presenting Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley with $5,000 to help fund a Summer reading program. Keller was joined by the Earthquakes mascot Q, along with San Jose police officers, CHP  and deputies from the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department. There was also book giveaway. The Shop With a Cop Foundation is launching a  summer  reading program at the school to inspire students to read more and close the achievement gap.

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Community Impact Award

October 2016 - Presented by the Silicon Valley Business Journal.   Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley was recognized  with a "Community Impact Award " for its work in the community and fostering better relations between the police and citizens it serves.

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Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Commendation

August 2017 - Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors "Commendation" for the outstanding work in building support for children and their families.  In recognition of representing the men and women who wear the badge and their dedication to making the community safer.

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NFL Hispanic Heritage Award

September  2017 - NFL Hispanic Heritage Award  presented by the San Francisco Forty Niners. Executive Director Darrell Cortez was  selected  from a  national list of nominations for his outstanding work in the community and his efforts to foster better relations between law enforcement and the community.

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