Community Connection

Art Rx

Art Rx now serves two communities – those with chronic pain and those who serve as palliative caregivers for patients or loved ones facing the end of life. These individuals along with their guests are invited to enjoy facilitated group conversations about select pieces of art with an accomplished...
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Raley's Food For Families Summer Fresh Drive

Raley's Food For Families Summer Fresh Drive aims to end hunger locally by providing fresh and healthy food to those who need it most. It's about getting real food to real families. No one should go to bed hungry. Yet all too many of our neighbors do. One in 6 Americans struggles with hunger daily...
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ASSE International Student Exchange Program

Non-Profit Organization is Seeking Local Host Families for High School Exchange Students. ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE), in cooperation with your community high school, is looking for local families to host boys and girls between the ages of 15 to 18 from a variety of...
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Wakamatsu Farm

On June 8, 1869, the first Japanese colony in the United States was established at the landmark site of the Wakamatsu Tea and Silk Farm in Placerville, California. With the colonists arrived young Okei-san to serve as a nanny for the colony children. Sadly, Okei-san died at the age of 19 in 1871...
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