The REACH One Alliance presents Second Annual REACH for Greatness Show

CITRUS HEIGHTS – The REACH One Alliance, a character education program that promotes compassion, kindness, Inclusion, service, and greatness, is having its Second Annual REACH for Greatness Show on Saturday, April 29. The event is set to run 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at San Juan High School, located at 7551 Greenback Lane in Citrus Heights. […]

2017 Innovative Summer Camp – Open House

SACRAMENTO – Efforts to expose young people of color to science, technology, engineering, agriculture, and math fields is picking up “steam.” The University of California’s Division of Agriculture & Natural Resources is inviting students, parents, educators, community organizers and program administrators to learn more about its 2017 Innovative Summer Camp. The Open House will be […]

Sacramento State’s UNIQUE Programs host special screening and discussion of Horror Thriller “Get Out”

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento State University’s UNIQUE Programs presents a special screening of the horror film, “Get Out” on Thursday, April 27. The screening is set to begin at 6:30 p.m. in the University Union Ballroom. The free screening will be followed by a panel discussion aimed at providing an understanding of the substance and content […]

Greater Sacramento NAACP Celebrate It’s 35th Annual Prayer Breakfast

SACRAMENTO – The Greater Sacramento National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) celebrates its 35th Annual Prayer Breakfast on Friday, April 14. The prayer breakfast is scheduled to run 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, located at 2001 Point West Way. This year’s theme is “Achieving Health Equity and Commitment to […]

Third Annual Community Read-In Project needs volunteer readers

In an effort to spread the joy of reading, the organizers of the Fourth Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair are hosting a number of community read-in sessions. Organizers are seeking volunteer community readers as they continue their Third Annual Community Read-In Project leading up to the Black Book Fair. Readers are being called on to […]

NAACP 35th Annual Prayer Breakfast

SACRAMENTO – The Greater Sacramento National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) celebrates its 35th Annual Prayer Breakfast on Friday, April 14. The prayer breakfast is scheduled to run 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, located at 2001 Point West Way. This year’s theme is “Achieving Health Equity and Commitment to […]

City of Sacramento Offers Multiple Youth Employment Opportunities

SACRAMENTO – The City of Sacramento has several opportunities for area youth looking for employment. District Eight City Councilmember Larry Carr and City of Sacramento Neighborhood Services join together on Saturday, April 1 to present the 2017 Youth Job & Resource Fair. The event is aimed at young people ages 16-24 and will be held […]

Second Annual African American Non-profit Convening

SACRAMENTO – Organizations founded and operated by African Americans play a vital role in the life of our communities. A local group, the Black United Fund of Sacramento Valley, Inc. seeks to help strengthen area non-profits and will host its Second Annual African American Nonprofit Convening on Saturday, March 18. The event will be held […]

Delta Days in Sacramento March 24-27, 2017

SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. invites members and supporters to join them in standing up and speaking up as its hosts Delta Days in Sacramento March 24-27. Delta Days in Sacramento is an annual legislative conference to increase members’ involvement in regional public policy-making. The conference, in its […]

Sojourner Truth Multicultural Art Museum promotes the awareness of traditional pregnancy and childbirth practices

Local Black artists are responding to the Black infant death crisis in Sacramento with an art and culture talk set for 12 noon on Saturday, March 11. Shonna McDaniels, director of the Sojourner Truth Multicultural Art Museum and curator Ronn Cook will host a public forum at the museum, located at 2251 Florin Road. Organizers […]