Manzanar pilgrimage / Women's Empowerment/Summer fuel

Manzanar pilgrimage  A recent pilgrimage to Manzanar, a World War Two internment camp, included members of Sacramento's Japanese American and Muslim communities. Today on Insight, you'll meet some of the pilgrims and they'll tell you why they went.

Women's Empowerment  How do you help women and their children out of homelessness? Women's Empowerment is a Sacramento organization that does just that through an eight-week program that provides job training and placement, as well as health screenings and individual support.  The excutive director will tell you about the program and how it works, plus you'll hear from a recent graduate.

The Women's Empowerment Gala, A Celebration of Independence is at 6:30 p.m. May 3 at The Grand, 1215 J St., Sacramento. Information: (916) 669-2307.

Summer fuel  The fuel you use in the winter is not the same fuel you drive with in the summer.  Find out how it's different and how it affects your pocketbook. 

Tuesday, May 1, 2007