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Important FAQs regarding Johnson & Johnson Vaccines

WHY ARE J&J VACCINES BEING PAUSED? • On Tuesday, April 13th, the FDA/CDC announced a rare but serious side effect including serious brainblood clots (CVST) combined with low platelet counts in six patients who received J&J vaccines.• All patients are women under 50 years of age.• Vaccines are being paused out of an abundance of caution. WHAT IS WA STATE …

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FROM US BANK – #StopAsianHate:向亞裔美國人和太平洋島民員工、顧客和社群傳達的訊息

U.S. Bank 全美銀行與我們亞裔美國人和亞裔太平洋島民的員工、顧客和社群站在一起,譴責最近的暴力和仇外心理。我們公司對騷擾或恐嚇零容忍。多元化、公平和包容性是我們在 U.S. Bank 全美銀行所做的一切工作的核心,我們承諾盡一己之力打擊針對亞裔美國人和太平洋島民社群的偏見和暴力行為。 去年,U.S. Bank 全美銀行加入了 Ascend(英文版)(#AscendTogether)及其合作夥伴 Catalyst、執行領導委員會(Executive Leadership Council,簡稱ELC)、西班牙語裔企業責任協會(Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility,簡稱HACR)、國家身心障礙組織(National Organization on Disability ,簡稱NOD)和 Out & Equal 的行列,作為支援公司的一員,共同擬定了五點 COVID-19 回應行動議程(英文版)以促進包容性、提高意識、譴責偏見、支持社群和給予捐贈。 今天,U.S. Bank 全美銀行宣布我們正在增加對 Ascend 的支援。資金將用於專案,爲專業人士提供有關偏見的教育,包括「模範少數族裔」的迷思。U.S. Bank 全美銀行多元化主管格雷格·坎寧安(Greg Cunningham)表示:「我們不會也不應該容忍針對亞裔美國人和太平洋島民的持續的暴力行為和仇恨。我們將與我們亞裔美國人和太平洋島民的員工、顧客和社群一起並肩努力,並與 Ascend 等組織合作,促進包容性和譴責系統性偏見與種族主義。我們的努力從未結束。」關於 U.S. Bank 全美銀行 U.S. Bancorp 截至 2020 年 12 月 31 日擁有近 70,000 名員工與 $5,540 億美元的資產,是美國第五大商業銀行 U.S. Bank National Association 之母公司。銀行總部位於明尼阿波里斯,其關係團隊、分行和ATM網絡結合數位工具,讓客戶隨時隨地依自己喜歡的方式辦理銀行業務。U.S. Bank 全美銀行是眾所信賴且認真負責的金融業務合作夥伴,致力於服務美國境內及全球各地在零售、商業、財富管理、支付、商務、企業及投資服務等領域的數百萬位客戶。這份承諾讓 U.S. Bank …

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Here to Help: PG&E Will Continue Providing Robust Customer Support Once COVID-19 Protections End in Late June

Past Due Bills Have Grown Significantly Since the Start of the Pandemic Customers Encouraged to Take Action Now by Exploring Financial-Assistance Programs and Establishing Payment Plans SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— As the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic start to subside, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) reminds customers with past-due balances to explore available financial-assistance programs now, before the customer protections …

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Declutter and Downsize with AARP & OCA Sacramento

OCA and AARP Sacramento are hosting a virtual event to help those who need to declutter or downsize their stuff. We all need a little “Marie Kondo” in our lives. Join to switch from Maximal living to Minimal living. You will notice the difference in the amount of space you will have. Click Here to Register

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RTD Partners with Kaiser Permanente to Fight COVID-19

Stockton, CA—San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) is excited to continue its ongoing partnership with healthcare provider Kaiser Permanante by providing free rides to the Stockton Arena in support of the mass vaccination site that opened April 7. To reach the general public within a 50-mile area, the mass clinic will be open seven days a week and be able to …

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“A Word” – Short Film Illustrates The Power of Words and Brings Awareness to Causes of Rising Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

Call It COVID, a group that aims to fight Anti-Asian violence, posted “A Word”, a spoken-word film. The short film discusses the effects of certain “words” and “phrases” such as “the China Virus” and how it has damaged the nation and Asian American communities. The film aims to bring awareness to the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes. The message condemns …

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「大莊家Journey」高球場將於4月5日及6日舉辦第14屆「CM Pro-Am」高爾夫球邀請賽

「大莊家Journey」高爾夫球場將於2021年4月5日及6日舉辦第14屆「Character Media」年度「高爾夫球職業及業餘選手混合邀請賽」(CM Pro-am)。「Journey」高球場座落於特曼庫拉酒鄉綿延起伏的山巒之間,今年已是這座具世界錦標賽級的高爾夫球場作為「官方贊助商」舉辦此項賽事的第八個年頭。由於新冠疫情(COVID-19)的影響,去年的賽事被迫臨時取消。而今年,在繼續嚴格遵循「大莊家」健康安全規章的前提下,本屆邀請賽特邀逾26位頂級的「美國女子職業高爾夫協會」LPGA高 球手及VIP嘉賓共同開賽。「大莊家Journey」高球場是「大莊家賭場度假村」旗下的錦標賽級別高爾夫球場,在眾多亞裔高爾夫球手間亦是享譽盛名。 星光璀璨的CM 2021年度「Pro-Am」邀請賽聚集了多位LPGA頂尖的專業球手,其中包括: Mi Hyang Lee、尹安琪 (Angel Yin)、Bronte Law、Chella Choi及Hee Young Park等多位知名球星。 Mi Hyang Lee目前暫列勞力士女子高爾夫世界排名第67位。她3歲時便開始練習高爾夫球運動,未滿20歲即已成為美國國內業餘球手中的領軍人物。她在2020年度ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open澳洲女子公開賽中所取得的分站成績T6是她的單賽季最佳紀錄。 尹安琪 (Angel Yin)目前暫列勞力士女子高爾夫世界排名第69位。她於6歲起便開始接受高爾夫球訓練,並於12歲時成為「美國女子業餘高爾夫球賽」上最年輕的選手。她已創下三次排到前10名的紀錄,其中在女子高爾夫大滿貫賽事U.S. Women’s Open美國女子公開賽中獲得第二名,是她的LPGA職業生涯最好成績。 Bronte Law目前暫居勞力士排名第78位。2017年畢業於洛杉磯加大(UCLA)社會學系的她與美女球手Alison Lee曾是大學校友。在Pure Silk Championship錦標賽上憑藉一路領先的優勢而獲得勝利後,她一舉成為勞力士首次獲勝者並突破了一百萬美元職業收入大關。 Chella Choi目前位居勞力士排名第92位。她目前的賽季最佳成績是於Cambia Portland Classic菁英賽上所創下的T17紀錄。與此同時,她也是在2020年的巡迴賽上打出一桿進洞的12位球手之一。 Hee Young Park目前暫居勞力士排名第108位。迄今為止,她已成功奪得三項LPGA巡迴賽冠軍,其中包括2011年CME Group Titleholders抬頭盃,2013年Manulife Financial LPGA Classic菁英賽及2020年ISPS Handa Vic Open公開賽。 此外,受邀參與本次賽事的LPGA超強明星陣容還包括:Annie Park、Kelly Tan、Alison Lee、Robynn Ree、Jennifer Chang、Jillian Hollis、Lee Lopez、Brianna Do、Vicky Hurst、Jiwon Jeon、Harang Lee、Ilhee Lee、Rebecca …

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With Millions of Californians Still Working and Schooling from Home, Calling 811 Before Digging More Important Than Ever

Recent survey indicates that many homeowners are using their extra time at home to complete projects that require digging SAN FRANCISCO, Calif – With the arrival of spring, many Californians are thinking of starting projects to make their outdoor spaces more livable, and many of these projects will require digging. To help ensure these projects can proceed safely, and without …

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AARP Analysis Shows that Nongroup Health Insurance was Unaffordable for Nearly Half of Adults Aged 50-64 in 2019

Special Enrollment Period and Increased ACA Subsidies Could Help Close Gaps in Health Insurance Coverage for Asian American and Pacific Islander Adults WASHINGTON – A new analysis from AARP’s Public Policy Institute finds that nearly half of older adults purchasing health insurance through the nongroup health insurance market faced unaffordable health coverage in 2019, compared to 30% of younger adults. …

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