44th Annual Black Family at UC Davis

blackfamilydayucdavis_700

DAVIS – The Black students of UC Davis want the community to know that Black lives have always mattered and continue a 44-year tradition of highlighting that fact with an on-campus celebration that welcomes the community. The 44th Annual Black Family Day will be held on Saturday, May 16 from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. […]

Kids Fun Days

kidzone CROP

The weather’s warming up and it’s time for some fun in the sun. Mario B Productions presents “Kids Fun Days” May 16-17. The event will be held both Saturday and Sunday at 3801 Florin Road. The excitement begins on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. “Kids Fun Day” features jump houses, face painting, raffle […]

Dr. Steve Perry To Share Educational Philosophy At IndiviZible Meeting

dr__steve_perry_headshot

OAK PARK — Innovative educator Dr. Steve Perry is the next featured guest for IndiviZible’s popular Speakers Series at the Guild Theater in Oak Park. The event is at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, May 11. Dr. Perry’s heart pumps passion and produces positive change. Featured in CNN’s Black in America series, Dr. Perry is the […]

An Evening with Dr. Cornel West

cornelwest_500 crop

The prominent and provocative Dr. Cornel West is set to speak at UC Davis’ Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, May 30. “An Evening with Dr. Cornel West” will be presented in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the university’s Cross Cultural Center and is part of the Jackson Hall Speakers Series. The […]

Today is a BIG Day of Giving for Sacramento Area Non-Profits

BIG DAYimage

Something ‘BIG’ is happening and the community is set to benefit. Hundred of local non-profit organizations are looking to get a much needed financial shot in the arm as they participate in the BIG Day of Giving on Tuesday, May 5. The BIG Day of Giving is a 24-hour online giving challenge. The goal is […]

Genesis Missionary Baptist Church Celebrates 25 Years

ResizeImage CROP

MEADOWVIEW – Genesis Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 25th anniversary April 25-26, marking more than two decades of faith, family, empowerment and service. Genesis was started on April 1, 1990 and was led by the late Dr. Robert Porter and Elder Hazel R. Porter. The church, now led by their sons, Dr. Tecoy Porter, […]

CA Black Chamber Announces African American Leadership “Economic Issues Forum”

LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE FLYER - CROP

SACRAMENTO – The California Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation (CBCCF) announces its African American Leadership “Economic Issues Forum” organized to address social, civic and economic disparities and solutions within the African American community. In conjunction with and the California Legislative Black Caucus, the Chamber Foundation hosts two days of dialogue, creating aggressive strategy to improve […]

Easter events planned throughout Sacramento

Sacramento comes alive with the spirit of Easter as churches and community-based organizations host events and activities for the holiday. Below is a brief list of local events. The largest egg hunt in the world is about to hit the State Capitol on Saturday, April 4 and Blue Heart International wants you to be a […]

Kings Announce “Playing to Win” Documentary to Premiere April 29

playing to win

SACRAMENTO – Today, Trojan Horse Productions and Franklin Pictures announced that the world premiere of “Playing to Win: A Relentless Pursuit to Save a Team” will take place on the evening of Wednesday, April 29th at The Esquire IMAX Theatre in downtown Sacramento. The film will premiere as part of the Sacramento International Film Festival. […]

New Faze Development hosts Spring Fling to highlight Renaissance Park Development

Renaissance-Spring-Fling-Web

NORTH SACRAMENTO – New Faze Development invites the public out to see its latest project, Renaissance Park. The development firm, led by President Mark T. Harris, hosts its Spring Fling event on Saturday, March 28. The free community event is scheduled to run from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Winner’s Circle Park, located at […]