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CORKS FOR A CURE Let’s Toast to a Cure for PKD

CORKS FOR A CURE  Let’s Toast to a Cure for PKD

Join others in the Sacramento community as we come together to raise funds and awareness for the fourth leading cause of kidney failure, polycystic kidney disease (PKD) in which there is no treatment and no cure.

Four families volunteering for the Sacramento Chapter of the PKD Foundation, who are emotionally and personally touched by polycystic kidney disease, are proudly hosting Corks for a Cure for the Sacramento community, on February 27th at the North Ridge Country Club in Fair Oaks. The events mission is to raise funds and awareness for polycystic kidney disease (PKD), in which there is no treatment and no cure.

HOW IS YOUR HEART HEALTH?

HOW IS YOUR HEART HEALTH?

February is heart health month and now is the time to evaluate what you are doing and how you are living to make sure you have the healthiest of hearts.  Tips to get you started:

Run Rocklin Raising the Bar This Year - Will Increase Donations for Community Nonprofits

Run Rocklin Raising the Bar This Year - Will Increase Donations for Community Nonprofits

This is not a typical run for fun. Run Rocklin has historically had a definite purpose: raising money that can really have a wonderful benefit for a community. 

Thousands of runners and walkers will once again be participating in the morning trek through the city streets at the 13th annual Run Rocklin, held Sunday morning, April 10 at Johnson-Springview Park.

The Matt Redding Memorial Foundation presents Run Rocklin, a charity event that last year drew 2,825 participants. This will be the 10th year that Run Rocklin has benefited the Matt Redding Foundation and also several law enforcement-related organizations. Run Rocklin raised $31,000 in 2015.

The Matt Redding Foundation supports education in Protective Services and provides financial support each year to graduating seniors at five local high schools, plus scholarships to Sierra College and William Jessup University.

Sacramento to Celebrate Heart Month with Go Red For Women Event at Arden Fair

Sacramento to Celebrate Heart Month with Go Red For Women Event at Arden Fair

Featuring a Macy’s fashion show, healthy cooking demos, CPR trainings, giveaways and more

WHAT:  The American Heart Association in Sacramento will celebrate American Heart Month with its own Go Red fashion show at Arden Fair on Saturday, February 6. The fashion show will feature local adult and children heart disease survivors, cardiologists and volunteers. The event will also feature healthy cooking demos, free health screenings, CPR trainings and giveaways. Women, men and families of all ages are invited to attend the celebration and to help raise awareness of heart disease as the number one killer of women by wearing red.       

WHO:  The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women is asking everyone to help America Go Red!

American Heart Association Seeks Heart-Healthy Woman For Go Red Total Makeover

American Heart Association Seeks Heart-Healthy Woman For Go Red Total Makeover

44 million women in the U.S. are affected by heart disease and stroke and each of them have a story to tell. Join ABC10’s Dina Kupfer at The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement as she emcees the Go Red Total Makeover on Saturday, February 6 at Arden Fair from 10am to 2pm. The event will spotlight one local heart-healthy woman who is in the process of making herself over from the inside out.

Nominees should be a female resident within the community or surrounding area and have taken action to improve her heart health.  The heart-healthy makeover recipient will receive a $500 Macy’s gift card at the Go Red Total Makeover event, and additionally, will participate in local media and in-studio interviews.

BOOK RELEASE! [FIND YOUR MOJO] 52 WEEKS TO TRANSFORMATION, INSPIRATION AND FITNESS

BOOK RELEASE! [FIND YOUR MOJO] 52 WEEKS TO TRANSFORMATION, INSPIRATION AND FITNESS

I am so excited to share my life-long passion of health and wellness with you!  Here is a small excerpt from my book.  Come with me on an amazing journey and get your copy today here!

Lorri Ann Code

 

 

CITRUS! SOME FOR YOU, SOME TO SHARE.

CITRUS! SOME FOR YOU, SOME TO SHARE.

It is citrus season, and I am so excited because my little one year old Meyer lemon tree has four lemons on it!  They will be ready to pick soon.  Our 40-year old orange tree is full and ready to harvest.