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n Rsvp MY SISTER’S HOUSE 16TH ANNIVERSARY GALA My Sister’s House hosted its 16th Anniversary Gala at the Crest Theatre on May 15, celebrating with more than 500 of its supporters. This year’s theme, “Sweet 16,” reflected the nonprofit’s many years of preventing and addressing domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. The event raised more than $80,000 for the nonprofit organization. Photography: Tia Gemmell 1 Tani Cantil-Sakauye, Supreme Court justice, State of California; and Mike Belote, president, California Advocates. 2 Sitra Thia, deputy director, My Sister’s House; Jinky Dolar, account executive, Crossings TV; Anna Vue, principal/founder, Solsken Public Relations; and Jessica Flores, volunteer, My Sister’s House. 3 Latika Sharma, attorney, Wilke, Fleury, Hoffelt, Gould & Birney; Yen Marshall, area director, AT&T; Steve Lins, chief assistant general counsel, SMUD; and Toni Hoong, enterprise risk management, SMUD. 4 Stan Bissey, executive director/ CEO, California Judges Association; Mike Belote, president, California Advocates; and Lexi Purich Howard, public policy advocate and lobbyist, California Advocates. 8 CAPITAL REGION CARES 2017 | comstocksmag.com