About Rivkah Sass

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Place of employment (if applicable)
Sacramento Public Library

Employer Website (if applicable)

What inspires you?
Learners, risk takers, people who want to make the world a better place. Smart women, the next generation, being able to connect people and ideas and resources.o connect

How do you think other people describe you?
Enthusiastic, fierce and funny

What do you like to do in your free time?
Travel, read, spend time with my family, relax with my dogs

What is your favorite food?

What is your favorite restaurant?
The Waterboy

What’s the most interesting thing about you that most people don’t know?
I’m not really very interesting

At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
Amazon so I don’t have to find parking

What was your favorite TV show when growing up?

Can you play any instruments? If so, which ones?
I applaud really well

What is your superpower?
The ability to not take things too seriously

You find a lottery ticket that ends up winning $10 million. What would you do?
Set up a charitable trust, help my kids and take a trip around the world

Who is your female hero?
Michelle Obama

What charity(s) are you involved with?
Innocence project, Collateral Repair Project, greyhound rescue, Planned Parenthood

What local community change would you like to see?
More women in office, action on homelessness

Areas of Interest
Being a mentor, Lunch and Learn

Who in Sacramento (business, government, nonprofit, etc.) would you like to see as the focal person for a Table for 10 event? List as many women as you’d like.
Angelique Ashby

Are there other types of events or services you’d like to see WomenUp offer?
Still thinking but anything that helps younger women who might not see their worth

Is there some skill you’d like to offer to provide for the benefit of WomenUp members?
Space, I’m a pretty good worker bee

Is there anything else you’d like to share with us?
I’m a pretty good worker bee