916 Day Brings Compassion Front and Center Monday, September 17, 2018 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. 916 Day organizers Laura Hansen, Joan Marie and Pauline Haynes (left to right) joined Beth Ruyak in the Insight studio.Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio City leaders and community members came together Sunday, Sept. 16 to celebrate 916 Day in Sacramento. The event was held at McClatchy Park and featured speakers, performances and opportunities to learn and talk. It was also the kick-off of a new campaign to make Sacramento a more “compassionate” place. Laura Hansen, cofounder of Compassionate Capital Region and lead organizer for the Compassionate Sacramento launch at yesterday’s 916 Day, is joined by Joan Marie, a CoFounder of Compassionate Capital Region and Pauline Haynes, a Compassion Ambassador, to discuss what it means to be more compassionate and why the city of Sacramento has focused on it.