Pat Ferguson

Soroptimist International of the American River helps Placer School for Adults

Soroptimist International of the American River recently presented the Placer School for Adults a $250 check to pay for tuition and books for two women enrolled in the PASSAGE Prog ...

Soroptimist International of the American River collects shoes from Tough Mudder

Let’s say you’ve just finished Tough Mudder, the 12-mile obstacle course designed by British Special Forces to test a soldier’s all-around strength, stamina, ment ...

Reader Input: Stay atop these invasive plants

Shaded fuel breaks, such as the one that will soon be done in the Robie Point area, are necessary anti-wildfire precautions. However, recent follow-up on other fuel breaks has sho ...

Used clothing helps others

Are you doing spring cleaning and going through your closets getting rid of things that don?t fit or are worn out? Don?t throw them away! The Soroptimist International of the Amer ...

Hire women veterans

This Veterans Day Parade honors women in the military. The local Soroptimist International of the American River club is proud to offer its support to this recognition of females i ...

Don’t glorify unsafe behavior

I applaud your efforts to assist our community with your recent magazine insert on fire and water safety. However, in the section “On the River” (June 18), you included a pict ...