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Yolo County Student Election Poll Workers Recruitment

There are only 21 days from Election Day and as part of the effort to engage youth in the democratic process and ensure voters in Yolo county are provided with the best access to voting, the Yolo County Elections Team are in need of your help in recruiting high school age students, 16 years and older, […]

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Big Day of Giving 2022 Results

During this year’s Big Day of Giving, nonprofits in the Sacramento region raised a record $13.4 million, which is pretty Awesome!  If you donated to any nonprofit organization last week, thank you so much for helping make our communities even brighter.

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Ensuring an Intersectional Women’s History Month

While the Praise our Peeps section is normally a space to call out all the excellent things we have seen from the members of our community, it’s important to remind ourselves that while we celebrate women during March that we do so with intersectionality in mind. This article from The Daily Campus is a great […]

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Women Inspire Exhibit – California Museum

Every year, March is designated Women’s History Month by presidential proclamation. The month is set aside to honor women’s contributions to American history. KCRA News broadcast March 7, 2022, highlighting the California Museum’s new exhibit honors achievements of 250 CA women called “Women Inspire: California Women Changing Our World”.Check out the Museums online exhibit and webcast […]

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The Creation District

The Creation District is a Sacramento area programming hub that provides a safe haven for creation, discovery, activism, daring, and dream-making for youth and young adults experiencing homelessness. By offering so many programs like Open Studio, Music Experimentation Lab, and Open Stage sessions the Creation District is doing essential work in Sacramento, and we cannot […]

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¡Viva la cultura!

Sacramento’s Latino Center of Art and Culture brings new life to a landmark, continuing its vital celebration of heritage. “The work is never done when it comes to running a nonprofit arts organization, but through the decades the LCAC has evolved from a small bookstore on 12th and F streets to a force that continues […]

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CA Students Making an Impact

It’s always so cool to see students advocating for themselves and their peers, especially when it comes to providing resources centering wellbeing. Through-out the past 18 months Students in Southern California have pushed to make change in their state when it comes to providing Holistic Mental Health Support.

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California’s Expanded Learning 2022 Site Coordinator Symposium

Announcing the 5th Annual, 2022 Site Coordinator Symposium: Back to the Future. The convening will provide hybrid opportunities, either in-person or virtually, from Wednesday, February 2– Saturday, February 5, 2022.  A unique opportunity to learn from peers, colleagues, and other experts during this informative 4-day event. Additionally, partners throughout the state are excited to provide Site […]

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Hmong Senior Day Program

Since 2019, Hmong Youth and Parents United has aimed to address the need in one of the most vulnerable age groups in the Hmong community. The Senior Day Program is facilitated in both English and Hmong with Hmong translated interactive activities. The program is created to help Hmong seniors to stay connected with the community, remain relevant, […]

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San Juan Principal Judy Billingsly’s Journey

This week we lift up the incredible life journey of educator Judy Fambrough-Billingsley who currently serves as a Principal for San Juan Unified School District. Ms. Billingsley’s memoir Too Brown to Keep: A Search for Love, Forgiveness, and Healing is a sweet, painful, and triumphant story. From a childhood in Germany shortly after the war […]

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