Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Erupts
California Musical Theatre Broadway Galatheatre in Sacramento for over 67 years at Music Circus and Broadway. Over 400 business and community leaders enjoyed a reception and gourmet dinner; featured performances from Carolee Carmellon, nationally recognized Broadway singer and the CMT Gala Signers. Guests enjoyed dancing to the music of the live band, Hip Service all in an elegant and theatrical atmosphere at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium. The proceeds from this event support performing arts and education experiences for our community.
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UC Employees Strike In Sacramento
West Sacramento Annual State of the City AddressOn May 3rd, West Sacramento Mayor, Christopher Cabaldon gave his annual State of the City Address. Community members got the chance to hear first-hand from the Mayor about the achievements West Sacramento has made, and the bright and innovative plans for the future of West Sacramento. In addition to the address; City Councilmembers had the honor of recognizing members of the community for civic leadership in the following categories. Pride: Kim Conley. 2016 team USA Olympic athlete. Progress: Lisandro “Chando” Madrigal. Chando’s Tacos. Prosperity: Jess Milbourn. Devil May Care Ice Cream Service: Fred Bustillos. Emergency Operations Coordinator Community: Alona Jennings, Gina Lujan, and Alan Ware. Code for Hood”
Make-A-Wish Wine & Wishes FundraiserMake-A-Wish® Northeastern California and Northern Nevada held their 31st Anniversary of Wine & Wishes on Saturday, April 28 at the Sacramento Convention Center. This year marks the 35 years of creating life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. At the event, more than 700 attendees experienced the power of a wish as they granted a wish to a local child on stage.
The Greater Urban League Unity BallOn April 26th, The Greater Sacramento Urban League Unity Ball was held at the Hyatt Regency, celebrating the 50th anniversary. The annual Unity Ball is a special event where community leaders come together to celebrate the Urban League’s accomplishments and impact while raising critical funds to support the important programs that help underserved youth and adults achieve economic self-reliance. GSUL is committed to educate, empower and employ through programs, policies and advocacy. We STAND STRONG for justice and equality.
Sports Photos of the Week Ending 4/23/18
American Heart Association Sacramento Heart BallThe 28th Annual Heart Ball- Life is Why was held on Saturday, April 21st at the home of the Sacramento Kings- Golden 1 Center! Chaired by Trish Rodriguez of Kaiser Permanente, and Vice-Chaired by John Rinehart of the Sacramento Kings this event is an annual fundraiser for the American Heart Association. Life is Why is the anthem of the American Heart Association, connecting everyone to its mission that we all have a reason to live a longer, heathier life! The evening included dinner, silent and live auction, dancing and more and honored local CPR survivor 13-year-old Delaney Conway. Unveiled that evening was Sacramento's first CPR Kiosk, sponsored by Clark Pacific. Now members of the community can learn Hands Only CPR at the Golden 1 Center!
Sports Photos of the Week Ending 4/16/18
Customs And Border Patrol Monitors U.S.-Mexico Border Crossing
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Junior League Sacramento 75th Anniversary GalaOn April 7th, the Junior League of Sacramento held the 75th Anniversary Gala at the Croatian American Cultural Center.
The Association of Commercial Real Estate Broker of the Year AwardsOn April 5th at the Hyatt Regency, The Association of Commercial Real Estate (ACRE), held the annual Broker of the Year Awards. The Association of Commercial Real Estate’s Charity Benefit/Broker of the Year Awards originated in 1992. These distinguished awards are presented annually to brokers who have achieved outstanding brokerage results in eight categories: Industrial, Office, Retail, Investments (non-Apartment), Land, Multi-Family, Rookie of the Year, Broker of the Year and Broker’s Choice. The Broker of the Year Award will be presented to the outstanding Broker that year. In addition to recognizing industry high achievers, the Charity Benefit Broker of the Year Awards has given many millions to local charities. This year’s Charity recipient went to 3 Strands Global.
Giants Versus Rivercats Exhibition Game
Stephon Clark Shooting Protests In Sacramento
Carmichael Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year Awards DinnerOn March 16th, The Carmichael Chamber of commerce held the 9th Annual Person of the Year Awards Dinner at Arden Hills Club Resort & Spa. Honorees: Taro Arai, Mikuni’s Businessman of the Year Shawna Rivera, Lido Café & Bakery Businesswoman of the Year Dan Kellow, Comerica Bank Young Professional of the Year Barbara Safford Volunteer of the Year Lina Fat, Fat Family Restaurants 2018 Person of the Year
Kings Defeat Heat In Overtime
Sacramento Children’s Home Business LuncheonOn Thursday, March 15th the Sacramento Children’s Home held its Second Annual Business Luncheon at the Golden 1 Center. This year’s Business Luncheon was a celebration of the partnership between the corporate community and the Sacramento Children’s Home. The event included an impressive lineup of speakers including Mayor Darrell Steinberg, King’s President of Business Operations John Rinehart, Greater Sacramento Economic Council CEO Barry Broome and SCH CEO Dr. David Baker. The Home also recognized the generous support of its Philanthropist of the Year, Marlene Oehler and three dedicated community partners, which included Kaiser Permanente, the Ticket to Dream Foundation and Wells Fargo.
Sacramento Public Library Foundation Authors on The Move FundraiserThe Sacramento Public Library Foundation presented the 16th annual fundraiser Authors on the Move “Read Beyond Your Fears” at the Hyatt Regency on March 10, 2018 This year’s “Authors on the Move“ brought together 40 plus distinguished California authors and their recently published books for an evening of literary delight with featured author and speaker, Sasha Abramsky.
Sports Photos of the Week Ending 3/12/18
Social Venture Partners Fast Pitch for NonprofitsOn March 8th at the Golden 1 Center, Social Venture Partners (SVP) held the 2018 Fast Pitch event that brought together over 800 individuals from the Greater Sacramento region to elevate 10 nonprofits and their stories. The event and program successfully raised $217,000 in cash and in-kind support for 12 nonprofits in the 2018 Fast Pitch program. The winners of the Fast Pitch competition awards were: The 1st place winner was Ashlie Bryant from 3Strands Global Foundation who won $15,000 The 2nd place winner was Mike Mason from KidsFirst who won $2,000 The 3rd place winner was Licia King from CCHAT Sacramento who won $1,000
UC Davis At The Big West Tournament