Helping Others

Applause: Kudos to Destiny Christian Church and Raley’s

Kudos to: Destiny Christian Church

Accomplishment: Gave away 500 backpacks filled with school supplies

Details: The Rocklin church gave away backpacks filled with items including rulers, paper and binders to help students start the school year with the supplies they need. The giveaway event at a park also featured water slides and a barbecue.

Kudos to: Destiny Christian Church

Accomplishment: Donations to charities that help children in need

Details: Ronald McDonald House Charities Northern California in collaboration with McDonald’s owner/operators and Pacific Coast Building Products awarded a total of $67,250 to 13 charities, including Sacramento Food Bank and Family Promise.

Kudos to: Raley’s

Accomplishment: Won 24 Telly Awards in commercial and online video categories

Details: The Telly Awards honor achievement in film and video productions, Web commercials and outstanding local, regional and cable television commercials and programs. Raley’s was recognized in categories including use of animation and visual effects.

Bill Lindelof