13th Salute to Fatherhood Banquet

Center for Fathers and Families’ 13th annual Salute to Fatherhood Banquet was held June 17 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Sacramento. It was a touching evening celebrating local men who excel as fathers, father-figures, or mentors.

Jun 30, 2015
(photos courtesy of Lionakis)

5th Annual George Lionakis Memorial Golf Tournament

On June 20, Lionakis hosted the 5th Annual George Lionakis Memorial Golf Tournament at Morgan Creek Golf Club. It was a beautiful day for a round of golf, with over 144 players, cold drinks and fantastic prizes. Proceeds from the event went to the Lionakis Foundation Endowment, benefiting a variety of local charitable organizations.

Jun 29, 2015

LLS Man & Woman of the Year Awards

On June 20 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society held it’s annual Man & Woman of the Year Awards at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The Man & Woman of the Year campaign is an annual 10-week fundraising competition between community leaders united by one goal, to use their leadership skills to raise funds to help blood cancer patients live longer and more fulfilling lives. 

Jun 29, 2015 Charles Vincent McDonald

Comstock’s VIP Customer Appreciation Night

Comstock’s held a VIP Customer Appreciation on night on June 23, beginning with food and libations at the always terrific Tequila Museo Mayahuel Restaurant, and then followed by watching dinosaurs chew people to bits in the latest installment of the Jurassic Park series: Jurassic World in 3D on the 6-story Esquire IMAX screen.

Jun 25, 2015 Tia Gemmell

TechEdge 2015

June 5 marked Sarta’s 12th annual TechEdge Celebration, the region’s largest gathering in honor of our technology sector. As always, TechEdge delivered thought-provoking and inspirational keynote speakers and the most current and comprehensive view of our region’s entire tech sector.

Jun 19, 2015

5th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

The 5th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes benefiting WEAVE was a record-breaking effort, exceeding the organization’s #1000MenStrong goal.

May 27, 2015 Tia Gemmell

Shelter from the Storm Breakfast

Shelter from the Storm Breakfast was held on April 30 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento. It is an annual fundraiser for Volunteers of America which was founded in 1896. The event raised money for housing and employment services to the most vulnerable in our community.

May 21, 2015

LLS Students of the Year Awards

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Greater Sacramento Area Chapter held a record breaking Students of the Year campaign this year with over $131,000 raised and two pairs of students that won the Top Fundraiser Recognition Awards! The event was held on May 9 at Niello Mini, Sacramento.

May 21, 2015