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Congratulations to the Health Professions High School Class of 2015

The following is a statement from principal Marla Clayton Johnson about the class of 2015. “I am so proud of the accomplishments that our HPHS Class of 2015 can boast. They exceed our very high academic and behavioral expectations by

HealthCorps students entertained, educated peers at health fair

The third annual Encina Preparatory High School health fair – on Friday, April 24 and organized by HealthCorps – featured performances by the Sacramento Kings Dancers and the school dance team iDigit. The fair included interactive community and student-run booths

East Sacramento area nonprofits gear up for the May 5 BIG Day of Giving

For 24 hours on May 5, Sacramento will again come together for a BIG Day of Giving. According to the Big DOG website, the goal is to raise $5 million from 25,000 donors for over 500 nonprofits in a 24-hour

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Know your neighbors: Don Coan and Barbara Jodry

“I enjoy using the sun for baking during the summer. It saves on gas and doesn’t heat up the house.” –Don Coan, East Sacramento resident, Solar Cookers International Order of Excellence (2009), SCI Volunteer of the Year (1989, 1993) East

Solar Cookers International to hold annual gathering at Sierra 2 Aug. 14

Angelina Seda is 87 years old and lives in Kenya. Eight of her nine children have died, one is bedridden and she is raising an orphan grandchild with no money and no income. But thanks to local relief efforts from

Strike Out Stroke: Stroke survivors and River Cats come together to strike out stroke Land Park resident runs River Cats ‘2013 Non-Profit Partner of the Night Program’

Many of their stories resemble one another. They didn’t know they were having a stroke at the time and then after going to the hospital the trials of recovery really began.  Some had a difficult time speaking. Others couldn’t move

Health tea event celebrates International Women’s Day

On Saturday March 9, 30-40 women gathered together with laughs and tears to celebrate International Women’s Day with named 2nd CWBA International Women’s Day Health Tea. It’s co-sponsored by Shine Wellness Inc, Hmong Women’s Heritage Association and My Sister’s House.