"When I met Abdul, he had come by for assistance at the church in which I was serving. A refugee from Afghanistan evacuated because of his work with the U.S. military and the threat on his life, he was trying to establish himself, now, in a new country..."
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The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, also known as NCADD, is a nonprofit that exists to promote public understanding that alcoholism and drug dependence are treatable and preventable diseases. NCADD Sacramento has many different programs that help fulfill this mission, including treatment and recovery programs as well as prevention and education initiatives. NCADD […]
On Saturday, August 30th, William Jessup University kicked off their school semester with a region wide Serve Day. Around 200 students, both incoming freshman and returning students, spent their Saturday morning serving by partnering with 25 different organizations all over the Sacramento region. Local Outreach Coordinator and Jessup Senior, Sarah Kinsley, explains why William Jessup […]
Run for Courage Inc. is an organization that provides education, awareness and funds to combat human trafficking, a $9.8 billion dollar industry in the US with at least 100,000 children exploited annually. Run for Courage was founded in 2010 after a 17 year old girl was taken from a local suburb and trafficked for […]
The GreenHouse is a non-profit organization that has been serving its neighborhood for the past 12 years by offering after-school tutoring, mentoring, spiritual and leadership development for under-resourced youth. The GreenHouse began in 2001 in the heart of Kacie Stratton from Sanctuary Covenant Church as she was in a season of prayer for how God […]