For a Good Cause: Big Day of Giving in Natomas

20140506-141908.jpgTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Three Natomas-based nonprofits are among those participating in the Big Day of Giving fundraising campaign today. Around the half-way point of the 24-hour fund drive, The GreenHouse had received 31 gifts totaling $17,685, Stanford Settlement... Read More >

For a Good Cause: Global Youth Service Day in Natomas

20140411-135624.jpgTHE NATOMAS BUZZ |@natomasbuzz Council District One youth programs and the City of Sacramento’s Volunteer Program were one of 100 lead agencies selected for a grant funded by State Farm to coordinate projects that engage at least 600 youth volunteers... Read More >

For A Good Cause: 5th Annual Duck Pluck Festival

20140324-235435.jpgBY SUKHMAN REKHI, NP3 INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Natomas Schools Foundation will host the 5th Annual Natomas Duck Pluck Festival on Saturday, May 3. The event will take place 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Inderkum High... Read More >

Girl Scout Cookies Go on Sale in Natomas

GScookies2014THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Girl Scouts of all ages will start selling cookies today at several locations in Natomas. Cookies can be purchased Feb. 21 through March 16 inside the event center at Raleys as well as in front... Read More >

For a Good Cause: Feb. 8 Natomas Rose Garden Benefit

natomasrosegarden1THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Volunteers will host a benefit for the Natomas Rose Garden on Saturday. The event will be held 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 8 at the American Legion Hall, 720 Santiago Avenue (one block north... Read More >

Natomas Grad and Football Pro to Headline Crab Feed

Photo by Jeremiah McWright, NHS internTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas High graduate and Miami Dolphins wide receiver Marlon Moore will headline the 10th annual Natomas High School Boosters crab feed next week. Tickets are now being sold for the annual event which helps raise... Read More >

For a Good Cause: Rio Linda Prep Book Fair

20131130-161752.jpgTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Rio Linda Prep is holding a book fair this weekend at Barnes & Noble bookstore in Natomas. Mention Rio Linda Prep at checkout and a portion of your purchase will benefit after school science and... Read More >

For a Good Cause: NP3 Zumbathon Benefits Class of ’14

Zumbathon charity event "Make Every Move Count." / Courtesy PhotoBY SUKHMAN REKHI, NP3 INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Graduating Class of 2014 at Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep High School will hold a Zumbathon fundraiser on Nov. 8. The charity event aims to raise money to help pay... Read More >

Rhythm ‘N Rims 2013 to Benefit Stanford Settlement

rrkickoff3THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Stanford Settlement was among 14 Sacramento-area non-profit organizations represented at the Rhythm ‘N Rims 2013 kickoff breakfast held recently at Sleep Train Arena in Natomas. The second annual Rhythm ‘N Rims event is scheduled for... Read More >

For a Good Cause: Natomas High Car Wash

NHS_logo_200BY OJASWI ADHIKAR, NHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ |@natomasbuzz While most students are busy vacationing, Natomas High School seniors will already be fundraising for the upcoming school year. The class of 2014 is scheduled to hold a car wash fundraiser... Read More >

Natomas Eatery Supports McKinley Park Rebuild

BWWfundraiserTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Natomas is lending its support toward the Rebuild McKinley playground project. Today, May 29, and on June 3, the restaurant will donate 15% of food sales to rebuild the... Read More >

Friday Is Natomas Schools Night At Raley Field

NUSDrivercatsTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Friday, May 31st is Natomas Unified School District night at Raley Field. The River Cats are scheduled to play the Salt Lake City Bees and a fireworks show will be held after the game. Tickets... Read More >

For A Good Cause: Natomas Oaks Park Clean-up

natomasoaksparkmapTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz An adopt-a-park clean up at Natomas Oaks Park has been scheduled for March 23. Plans for the project include re-setting fence posts and starting grasslands restoration in the park. Volunteers are needed 9 a.m. to... Read More >

Former 49er To Host Natomas May Day Run

Natomas May Day Run 2012 (8)THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Organizers of the 4th annual Natomas May Day run have announced former San Francisco 49er defensive back Eddie L. Lewis will serve as the event’s celebrity host. The Stanford Settlement Neighborhood Center fundraiser is set... Read More >