Putting the Pieces Together By East Bay Housing Organizations Bay Area jurisdictions have had a piecemeal approach to addressing the housing affordability crisis…Read More from the article "Building Towards Regional Solutions"
Rachel Reese on Being a UWBA Ambassador Originally from Harlem, New York, I come from humble beginnings. My parents had a 3rd-grade education…Read More from the article "The Need for Voices Like Mine"
Kevin Zwick (CEO – United Way Bay Area) – Speaks about housing in the Bay Area in an opinion piece for the Mercury News The…Read More from the article "In the news: September 29, 2023"
UWBA Backpack Drive 2023 What began as an endeavor to equip over 2,200 Bay Area students with essential school supplies turned into a remarkable example…Read More from the article "Over 2,000 Bay Area Children Thrive Thanks to Collective Efforts"
STATEMENT: United Way Bay Area *ecstatic* the California Legislature advances ACA 1 to the November Ballot FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Caitlin McShane (415)…Read More from the article "United Way Bay Area Statement – September 14 2023"
New Research: Financial support and coaching improves persistence and graduation rates for community college students by 86% A new evaluation of United Way Bay Area’s…Read More from the article "Financial Support & Coaching Improves Graduation Rates"
Understanding Disparities and ReThinking Resources By: Kelly Batson, UWBA Chief Community Impact Officer At United Way Bay Area (UWBA), our hopes and dreams to break…Read More from the article "New Study Reveals Giving Disparities"
6 California Bills to Keep an Eye On *State Legislative Update* This year, United Way Bay Area is continuing to track state legislation that would…Read More from the article "What to Watch for 2023"
A conversation with Kelly Batson on Values, Adapting, and Creating Lasting Impact As the Chief Community Impact Officer, and a driving force behind United…Read More from the article "This is the Work!"
Commitment to Transparency Recognized By Nonprofit Watchdog We are thrilled to share United Way Bay Area (UWBA) has recently achieved the Candid Guidestar 2023 Platinum…Read More from the article "UWBA Earns Guidestar 2023 Platinum Rating"