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In Case of an Emergency
How UWBA Partners Help the Bay Area Stay Ready Living in the Bay Area comes with its perks: plenty of access to nature…
HOW WORKFORCE EQUITY AND DEVELOPMENT CAN COMBAT POVERTY
By Kevin Zwick CEO, United Way Bay Area 3 minute read It’s nearly impossible for the 1 in 4 Bay Area residents living in poverty…
Room at the Table
UWBA Announces New Board of Directors and Advisory Council Dismantling poverty in the Bay Area is a big goal – and we believe it’s possible….
UWBA Back-to-School Drive 2022
How School Supplies Helps Families in Need Stay Afloat 4 minute read School is back in session! This means excitement runs high, as does…
HOW UWBA HELPS STUDENTS THRIVE
By Kevin Zwick CEO, United Way Bay Area 3 minute read This month, thousands of Bay Area students return to school. It’s an exciting time…
So… What is Rental Relief Anyway?
3 minute read What It Means in The Current Bay Area Housing Market The housing market is changing. If you reside in the Bay Area…
IN THE NEWS: New York Times August 26, 2022
Our CEO Kevin Zwick was featured in The New York Times recent article,” Lords of Silicon Valley, Say No to NIMBY.” “Open your hearts…
211 A Nexus for Needs Assistance
By Kelly Batson UWBA Chief Community Impact Officer 3 minute read How the UWBA Helpline Became the Bay Area Resource Hub 211 is a free,…
New Year, New UWBA
By Kevin Zwick CEO, United Way Bay Area 4 minute read Like many nonprofit organizations, United Way Bay Area begins a new fiscal year…
EAN: Access to Basic Needs Support
Why It Remains Crucial in a Post Pandemic World By Laura Escobar An unexpected medical crisis, reduced hours or a lay-off at work, an unusually…