Kudos to: Ron and Jerhet Ask from Jackson Creek Dental Group
Accomplishment: Spent a month performing free dentistry in Kenya
Details: The Jackson dentists performed extractions and preventive and cosmetic dentistry for Masai people. The Asks worked in a three-chair, solar-powered clinic. Some Masai walked 10 to 20 miles to see the dentists.
Kudos to: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and Center for Restorative Justice Works
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Accomplishment: Will transport children to visit their incarcerated parents
Details: On July 18, the Get on the Bus effort will bring children to moms and dads at Folsom Women’s Facility and Folsom State Prison for sports, music, face painting, photos and art projects. Keeping family connections reduces recidivism, according to prison experts.
Kudos to: Keller Williams Sacramento
Accomplishment: Helped to remove dry rot, repaint and landscape the home of mother with child with autism
Details: The Realtors helped improve the home of the single mother of a daughter with severe autism who receives services from United Cerebral Palsy’s Family Respite.