Natomas Cares: Recycling to Raise Money for Charities

Jacob AlbretsenTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas resident Jacob Albretsen is collecting recyclables to help raise money for autism research and other non-profit groups. “I have Asperger’s, which sort of means that I have a ton of great ideas but sometimes... Read More >

Natomas Cares: $5K Raised for Inderkum Grad Night

ssgn5PHOTOS BY JEREMIAH McWRIGHT, NHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A dessert auction fundraiser Friday night in Natomas raised more than $5,000 to benefit Inderkum High School’s safe and sober grad night festivities. Bidders bought homemade desserts in person... Read More >

Natomas Cares: 50 Kids Get 50 New Bikes

DSCN8212THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The North Natomas Transportation Management Association held their second annual 50 Bikes for 50 Kids event today in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and the National Day of Service. More than 200 volunteers... Read More >

Natomas Cares: MLK Day of Service 1-4pm Today

mlkdayofserviceTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The District One Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service is scheduled for today, Jan. 19 in Natomas. The park beautification project is meant to celebrate Dr. King’s legacy by working together to serve... Read More >

Natomas Cares: NP3 Raises Money for Syria Refugees

Photo by Harjit GillBY SUKHMAN REKHI, NP3 INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep High School’s Take Action club recently held a two-week-long fundraiser to benefit Syrian refugees. Take Action’s goal for the fundraiser was to raise money to send... Read More >

Natomas Cares: 50 Bikes for 50 Kids Recipients Picked

50bikes1THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz This year’s recipients of 50 Bikes for 50 Kids was announced today by the North Natomas Transportation Management Association. Bike recipients were nominated by members of the local community. Youngsters were selected because they demonstrated... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Kings Season of Giving Kicks Off

kingsdinner1PHOTOS BY SONIA MERCADO THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Sacramento Kings kicked off the Kings Season of Giving earlier this week when they served Thanksgiving dinner to more than 600 local community members in need. The Kings partnered with... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Inderkum High Pink Out

20131102-201034.jpgTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Inderkum High School celebrated a Pink Out Day on Friday, Nov. 1 to raise awareness and money for breast cancer research. Students, teachers and school staff dressed in pink during the school day and at... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Ashby Team Walks for My Sister’s House

sisterrun2THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Sacramento Vice Mayor Angelique Ashby over the weekend served as a celebrity team captain for the 10th Annual Run for a Safe Haven 5K to benefit My Sister’s House. The team raised $300, according to... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Kick Kats Play in Pink

breastcancerkickkatsTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Natomas United Futbol Club U12 girls’ team Kick Kats is wearing pink for all October games to show support for breast cancer awareness. “The coaches and the girls are excited to do this, especially... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Family Walks for Autism Awareness

autismwalk13THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz “Frankie’s Warriors” participated in the 2013 Walk Now for Autism Speaks Oct. 6 at Raley Field. Members of the team live in Natomas and walk for family member Frankie who was diagnosed with autism at... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Teacher’s Working Vacay in Bali

joanna6BY KALLIE PROVENCHER, INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas resident Joanna Greenly spent part of her summer teaching children in Bali. Greenly, who works as an instructional aide at Westlake Charter school, had never traveled out of the United... Read More >

Natomas Cares: Witter Ranch Students’ Fund Run

witterfund7PHOTOS BY COURTNEY CUCCHI THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Nine hundred transitional kindergarten through 6th grade students recently participated in an all-school “fund run” held at Witter Ranch Elementary School in Natomas. All grades ran for 20 minutes each to... Read More >

Reading *IS* Delicious in Natomas

foodtruck6PHOTOS BY JEREMIAH MCWRIGHT, NHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas turned out Thursday night for the monthly “Reading is So Delicious” event at the North Natomas Library. Every fourth Thursday of the month, from 5 p.m. to 8... Read More >