An Evening with Dr. Cornel West

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

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

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, […]

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

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

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 […]

California Dental Association Foundation offers free dental care

SACRAMENTO – The California Dental Association Foundation (CDA) is offering free dental care to those who need it on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28. CDA Cares-Sacramento will be held at Cal Expo-Building D, 1600 Exposition Drive. Services offered include cleaning, fillings, extractions, temporary partial dentures, dentures, and health education. Participants can also get […]

Ambassador Andrew Young to speak at Indivizible

OAK PARK — IndiviZible’s Speaker Series welcomes former U.S. Ambassador Andrew J. Young, Jr., as its guest on Wednesday, March 25, at the Guild Theatre in Oak Park. Sacramento Mayor will conduct a 0ne-on-one, talk show format with Young. Ticket prices for this event varies up to $20 and runs from 6:00 7:30 p.m. […]

Urban Leauge hosts Diversity Job Fair 2015

DEL PASO HEIGHTS — For job seekers looking for great employment opportunities be sure to drop by the Greater Sacramento Urban League’s 2015 Diversity Job Fair. The job fair is Thursday, March 26 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., at the Sacramento Convention Center in spacious Exhibit Hall D. RT bus passes are available. Applicants […]

African American Women’s Health Legacy Hosts Empowerment Celebration

OAK PARK – The African American Women’s Health Legacy is hosting its inaugural Empowerment Celebration on Thursday, March 19. The celebration will showcase exceptional organizations that are positively impacting the entire community by empowering women of color. Honorees will be recognized for their accomplishments in a special presentation led by California State Senator Dr. Richard […]

Forum on Community Policing, Incarceration & the Judicial System to be held in Davis

DAVIS – The Mary L. Stephens Davis branch of the Yolo County Library will host a Community Safety Forum on March 12, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the Blanchard Room. The forum’s topic is, Community Policing, Incarceration and the Judicial System: How are we Ensuring Equitable Law Enforcement Practices in the Community to Promote Mutual […]