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VallejoUnity

Vallejo Unity Day Is Finally Here, September 14th

Vallejo Together and the Greater Vallejo Recreation District present the 5th Annual Unity Day Celebration, commemorating Vallejo’s diversity in all forms. With two stages, the Cultural Stage and the Millennium Stage, an international food arena, [...]
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Richmond Hosts “Put the Guns Down” Free Community Event

In 2007 Richmond California was ranked America’s ninth most dangerous city. In 2013 Richmond was ranked America’s 69th dangerous city. Homicide rates are dropping nationally, but not steep enough. The homicide crisis in the black [...]
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Oakland Natives Give Back to Children at City Hall’s Attend and Achieve Back to School Event

The Attend and Achieve Back to School event welcomed over 950 students Saturday who walked away with backpacks filled with notebooks, pencils and other necessary school supplies. 
Event Organizers Theresa Anderson with brother Mistah F.A.B. at 9th annual Block Party, Back Pack Giveaway and Basketball Tournament in North Oakland on 44th Street.

Mistah F.A.B. Hosts Back to School Block Party and Basketball Tournament in North Oakland

Local hip hop artist Mistah F.A.B. recently held his annual “Back to School Block Party and Who’s House? Basketball Tournament” in North Oakland where over 1000 backpacks and school supplies were distributed. Th
Latin Magic Band

Latin Magic Band’s 25th Anniversary Celebration in Stockton

Waterfront Warehouse Amphitheatre and Nena’s Mexican Restaurant will hosts the outdoor celebration for the Latin Magic Band’s 25th Anniversary on Saturday, September 20th at Waterfront Warehouse Amphitheatre, 445 W. Weber Avenue.
GRIPHarmonyWalk

GRIP Needs Walkers and Runners for Homeless Fundraiser

The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) has opened registration for its 28th Annual GRIP Harmony Walk & 5K Race Presented by Chevron. Interested walkers and runners may sign up online at http://gripharmonywalk.teamraiseeasy.com/.This year’s event will [...]
Tawana Williams, motivational speaker and author of "UNarmed But Dangerous."

“Speak What You Expect,” Says Author Tawana Williams

Born without arms and impaired use of her legs, motivational speaker and “UNarmed But Dangerous” author Tawana Williams has persevered through adversity. After doctors told her mother she wouldn’t walk or live past two weeks [...]