Make-A-Wish at the State Capitol Granting Ethan’s WishMake-A-Wish of North California, Randle Communications, Waste Management with hundreds of volunteers and the community came together to help grant six-year-old Ethan’s wish to be a garbage man. Riding in the Waste Management Truck, Nathan had the thrill to go to different areas downtown Sacramento with final stop at the State Capitol on April 26th. The community rallied behind this young boy, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at only 18-days old. He has been fascinated with garbage trucks since age two and one day hopes to drive his own!
WIND Youth Services Summer Soiree FundraiserThe annual WIND fundraiser party was on July 22nd at the home of Gregory Scott. All proceeds were matched by Goodwill Industries International, Inc.. The Center focus is to provide programs that would offer tools and resources to teens and help them develop the necessary skills to break the cycle of homelessness.
Sacramento LGBT Community Center Pride Awards The Sacramento LGBT Community Center Pride Awards on the Capitol Mall, June 29th.
Trailhead Fire In ForesthillThe Trailhead Fire, which is burning in Placer and El Dorado counties started on Tuesday (6/28).
Ronald McDonald House Charities 7th Annual Red Shoe CrawlOn Sunday, June 26th, Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California celebrated the region’s culinary delights with the 7th Annual Red Shoe Crawl. Guests got in the spirit by wearing red shoes in honor of Ronald McDonald’s trademark footwear. They spent the afternoon visiting up to 27 featured restaurants and wineries in downtown and midtown Sacramento. At each restaurant, attendees were able to sample featured small plates and festive libations reflective of that restaurant’s specialty. After a full day of noshing, guests’ final stop was the After Party at Mulvaney’s B&L. All proceeds raised go to benefit the children and families of the Sacramento Ronald McDonald House and Camp Ronald McDonald at Eagle Lake.
2016 NBA Draft Viewing Party at Firestone Public HouseCheck out our photos from the 2016 NBA Draft Viewing Party at Firestone Public House!
American River Parkway Foundation Summer Solstice Dinner and Auction FundraiserThe dinner and auction fundraiser was on June 25th to support the American River Parkway Foundation at William B Pond Recreational Area. What a lovely time with everyone dressed in summer white
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Friends of the California State Fair GalaThe mission of the Friends of the California State Fair is to promote public awareness and generate support for California Exposition & State Fair. As a charitable nonprofit volunteer organization, members serve as ambassadors of the California State Fair. The California State Fair Gala at Cal Expo on June 23rd was an elegant evening of gourmet food, wonderful auction items, entertainment and awards that celebrate the best of California. Funds raised at the Gala support the Friends of the California State Fair and scholarships.
Sacramento Hosts Public Art Project in Response to Orlando Attack, Saturday, June 18The Sacramento LGBT Community Center, Latino Center of Art and Culture, Team Darrell Steinberg, The California Endowment , Councilmember Steve Hansen, Congressman Ami Bera, Tony “The Tiger” Lopez, community leaders and members of the general public lead a public art project as a symbol of solidarity with the LGBTQ community on June 18th at the LGBT Community Center parking lot. The art project allowed the community to repurpose their campaign yard signs from the recent California primary election by painting over them with the message "Pride over Prejudice." Newly designed signs created in response to the attack in Orlando will also be available for the public, including a "Pride over Prejudice" rainbow sign copy The intended outcome of this event was to turn all regional businesses, community gathering spaces and neighborhoods into very public and visual displays of Sacramento’s support for "Pride over Prejudice."
Terrell Owens In The Wingstop Sound Stage
Meet & Greet Photos With Terrell Owens
Eskaton Foundation’s first annual Celebration of CEOsEskaton Foundation’s first annual Celebration of CEOson June 14 was unique in every way. With over 200 CEOs and Executive Level individuals representing over 100 companies present, the evening provided high-level networking like no other in the region. It offered a chance to build relationships with like-minded people – people who believe in the importance of giving back for a vibrant Sacramento Region. The event was joyous and celebratory honoring Tom Arjil, CEO, AlphaOne as the inaugural CEO of the Year while at the same time learning about the Senior Boom.
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