In the middle of efforts to steer at-risk youth away from gun violence, this teen was shot and paralyzed. It hasn't deterred him. It's only made him stronger.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Our culture is obsessed with happiness, but what if there's a more fulfilling path? Happiness comes and goes, says writer Emily Esfahani Smith, but having meaning in life -- serving something beyond yourself and developing the best within you -- gives you something to hold onto. Learn more about the difference between being happy and having meaning as Smith offers four pillars of a meaningful life.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Monday, March 12, 2018
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Friday, March 9, 2018
Peter Ouko spent 18 years in Kamiti Prison in Kenya, sometimes locked up in a cell with 13 other grown men for 23 and a half hours a day. In a moving talk, he tells the story of how he was freed -- and his current mission with the African Prisons Project: to set up the first law school behind bars and empower people in prison to drive positive change.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Thank you to all of you who helped make Sunday's Northern Solano Babe Ruth's 1st Baseball Clinic a huge success.
Thank you to all the coaches, players, Sac City Baseball, and sponsors.
Thank you, Itzko Glass & Metal, Inc. (IGM), Colin Itzko.
We want to give a huge shout out to these former MLB players; Fernando Vina of the Cardinals, Jeff Marquez of the Yankees, and Ryan Mattheus from the Washington Nationals.
Thank you so much for taking the time to help our young baseball players.
They will remember this day forever as will we!
Saturday, March 3, 2018
THE MATT GARCIA FOUNDATION and the Northern Solano Babe Ruth Baseball League present..
The 1st Ever Youth Baseball Clinic
to be held
At the Super Sports Indoor Sports Facility on
1891 Woolner Avenue Suite A in Fairfield,
from 10:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
Clinic is FREE OF CHARGE to 12-15-year-old local baseball players
and includes a delicious BBQ lunch
all sponsored by The Matt Garcia Foundation
Ron Saiz, & the coaching staff from Sacramento City College Baseball Team will be instructing this event, joined by former MLB players and local league coaches.
To sign up contact the NORTHERN SOLANO BABE RUTH FACEBOOK PAGE and tell us your players’ names and ages OR sign up at the event from 9:30 am to 10 am.