Celebrate Kwanzaa with the Sacramento Association of Black Social Workers

SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Association of Black Social Workers invites members of the public to attend its annual Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration on Saturday, December 12. The event is free to all and will be held at the Women’s Civic Improvement Center (WCIC), 3555 3rd Avenue, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The celebration includes food, entertainment and […]

Capital Fellows Program Currently Seeking Applicants

SACRAMENTO – The nationally recognized Capital Fellows Programs administered by the Center for California Studies at California State University, Sacramento, has announced the availability of applications for the Capital Fellows Programs. California Senate Fellows,  Executive Fellowship Program, Jesse M. Unruh Assembly Fellowship Program, and the Judicial Administration Fellowship Program Voted as one of the top internships nationwide by Vault.com, the […]

RT to Hold Community Fourms on Green Line, Airport Light Rail Extension Project

SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) will host three community open house meetings to share information and receive feedback regarding the Green Line to the Airport light rail extension project. As part of the environmental planning process, the community is invited to share ideas on considerations to be addressed in the draft environmental […]

Sister Souljah Visits Sacramento

SACRAMENTO – If you’re a book lover who enjoys meeting the authors of the stories you read, Underground Books has you covered. The bookstore, located in Oak Park, has a number of “meet the author” events and discussions planned for the month of December. Gloria Parker, the author of “The Other Side of The Story,” […]

Molina Healthcare holds Thanksgiving meal giveaway

SOUTH SACRMENTO – In an effort to help those in need this holiday season, Molina Healthcare will be giving away 200 reusable grocery bags filled with Thanksgiving-related food items at Molina Medical in Sacramento. The giveaway is scheduled for Monday, November 23 at 11 a.m. The grocery bags filled with food will be distributed on […]

Sacramento City School District Hosts Employment Recruitment Fair

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento City Unified School District’s Human Resource Department is hosting a Classified Recruitment Fair from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 14 at the Serna Center, 5735 47th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824. SCUSD is one of the largest employers in Sacramento, with a workforce of about 4,200. The Classified Recruitment Fair will be one-stop […]

Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame Voting Ends Soon

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento area sports fans only have a few days left before the voting period ends to elect the newest inductees for this year’s class of the Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame.  Voting ends this Sunday, November 15th at midnight.  Votes are cast on the Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame official website at www.sacsportshof.com. […]

100 Black Men of Sacramento Host “Youth and the Law Forum”

SACRAMENTO – The 100 Black Men of Sacramento and the Sacramento County Superior Court invite young minority men to the “Youth and the Law Forum” on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the Lorenzo E. Patino Hall of Justice (County Jail and Courthouse complex), 651 I Street, Sacramento, California. 95814. This is a free event starting […]

Leader Sharing Mission Toward Health Equity

SACRAMENTO – He tweets under the name “#ebonygenius” and while he doesn’t claim to have all the answers, members of the community are taking notice of Jahmal Miller’s knowledge and efforts to address core issues impacting their health and well-being. Miller, who serves as Deputy Director of the Office of Health Equity (OHE) at the […]

City of Elk Grove and Regional Transit offering “Free Ride Day on RT”

ELK GROVE – The Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) and the City of Elk Grove are partnering to promote the newly-opened Blue Line to Cosumnes River College (CRC) light rail extension by offering aon Thursday, October 29, 2015, for Elk Grove residents. “This is a great opportunity for Elk Grove residents to get familiar with […]