FiftyandFifty, Author at United Way Bay Area
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Author: FiftyandFifty

The Bay Area Counted in the 2020 Census

This month the U.S. Census Bureau will release the apportionment and population numbers from the 2020 Census—data that will determine congressional representation for the next…

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On Track Career Expo Engages Youth Virtually

Each year, United Way Bay Area hosts our On Track Career Expo to engage youth in hands-on demos and career coaching to learn about various…

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EITC – The April 15th Tax-Day Deadline Has Been Extended

Did you know that one of the biggest and most successful poverty-fighting programs happens at tax time? The Earned Income Tax Credit, (EITC for short),…

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The History and Future of Single Family Zoning

Over 100 years ago, the city of Berkeley pioneered a local land use policy that has become the norm in many American cities—Single Family Zoning….

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Celebrating Women with Stories of Inspiration

Women’s History Month promotes women’s equality and solutions for more gender balance in all aspects of society. By taking actions, asking questions, having conversations, challenging…

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In Solidarity with the Asian American Community

We are once again heartbroken by the continued violence against the Asian American community. We must #StopAAPIHate. Our hearts go out to the families, friends,…

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9 Ways You Can Choose to Challenge Gender Inequity

Challenges faced together are often easier to manage. That’s true no matter your age or stage in life. Having someone who is by your side…

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The Golden State Stimulus Prioritizes Relief Efforts with CalEITC

California just passed a historic stimulus package that will inject much needed resources into communities most heavily affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. United Way Bay…

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Toast for a Cause: A Galentine’s Day Celebration

The COVID-19 pandemic and sheltering in place has left many of us craving in-person connection as we navigate a virtual world. Meeting new people and…

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Black History and Black Futures

Black History Month is a time to celebrate influential leaders and impactful moments of the past. But celebrating Black history is not enough. United Way…

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