39th Annual Statewide BAPAC Convention

SACRAMENTO – State Treasurer John Chiang, California’s lead asset manager, banker and financier will be the guest speaker for the Black American Political Association of California (BAPAC) convention on Friday, October 20. BAPAC Sacramento is hosting the upcoming 39th annual statewide BAPAC convention from October 20-21 at the Holiday Inn, Sacramento (Downtown Arena), 300 J […]

Fortune School Hosts Fall Teacher Job Fair

Fortune School is looking for help in its efforts to close the African American achievement gap by preparing students for college. The charter school system is hosting a Fall Teacher Job Fair this month, looking for “committed, excellent teachers for permanent and substitute assignments in grades K-9.” The job fair will be held on two […]

Karyn White To Debut Film & Music

SACRAMENTO – She’s been away from the music industry for 17 years, but the singer most known for her hit “Superwoman,” says she hasn’t put away her cape just yet. “Everybody loves a comeback story,” says Karyn White. Ms. White, a former resident of Sacramento now living in Atlanta, will be back in town next […]

Asian Pacific Islander Group Hosting Candidate Forum

(CBM) – The Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) is hosting a candidate’s forum to give California voters an opportunity to familiarize themselves with candidates for statewide office. APAPA’s 16th Voter Education and Candidate Forum is scheduled for Oct. 7 at Union Hall, California State University, Sacramento. The event starts at 1 p.m. […]

Run 4 Her Life Breast Cancer Race

The local non-profit organization I Am My Sister’s Keeper Breast Cancer Foundation presents its first Run 4 Her Life Breast Cancer Race on Sunday, October 1. The event, the first in the area to focus on African American women, kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness month with a 5k/1 mile race/walk from the State Capitol to […]

Sacramento Non-Profit Hosting Fundraiser to Aid Exploited Young Women

(CBM) – A Sacramento-based non-profit, A Community for Peace, is hosting a fundraiser in partnership with Child Protective Services and local law enforcement to help provide support services for victims of domestic and sexual abuse. The fundraiser, called “A Celebration of Hope,” will be held at the Citrus Heights Community Center on Oct. 6. According […]

Arden Fair Aims to Hire More than 100 New Employees at Holiday Job Fair

SACRAMENTO – Arden Fair will be hosting a job fair Wednesday, September 20 from 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. for many different holiday positions throughout the mall. Applicants are encouraged to come prepared with their resumes. The job fair will be held at Arden Mall Center Court (1689 Arden Way). More than 25 retailers will […]

Women’s Health Emphasized At Medical Conference

SACRAMENTO – Yes2Kollege Educational Resources and the University of California Health and Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing present the “Second Annual Preserve Our Legacy: Advancing African Americans In Nursing Conference” on Aug. 26. A celebration of California’s African American Women’s Health Legacy Month, the free conference runs from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at […]

Titus 2 Collaborative hosts its 2017 Single Mothers Empowerment Forum & Tea

SACRAMENTO – The area support and empowerment group, Titus 2 Collaborative hosts its 2017 Single Mothers Empowerment Forum & Tea on Saturday, August 26. The event will be co-hosted by the Black Infant Health program at the 14th Ave Baptist Church, located at 6240 14th Avenue, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The theme is […]

“Night Life Turned Right’s” Final Weekend In Del Paso Heights

DEL PASO HEIGHTS – When the “Third Annual Night Life Turned Right” summer program kicked off last month, an unwanted disturbance took place that probably happened at the precise time. It was a wakeup call that put everyone on notice. The guilty parties were sent home from the Robertson Community Center, where the six-week event […]