Coming Back Together (In Person) This Holiday Season The winter holidays are a unique time that holds a special place in the hearts of many…Read More from the article "Winter Wonderland Returns"
Homelessness has been on the rise for decades and there are more than 32,000 homeless individuals in the Bay Area. According to Housing and Urban…Read More from the article "Racial Equity & Housing in the Bay Area"
At the beginning of the pandemic, United Way Bay Area launched our COVID-19 Community Relief Fund to support the short- and long-term response and recovery…Read More from the article "COVID-19 Community Relief: Our Impact"
Figuring out a career path is hard for most people but systemic barriers make it even more difficult for youth of color to expand their…Read More from the article "DAY OF ACTION: United Way Bay Area Hosts Virtual Career Exploration for Oakland Youth"
Volunteers are a critical part of United Way Bay Area’s mission to help break the cycle of poverty in the Bay Area. COVID-19 is affecting…Read More from the article "Volunteering in the Time of COVID-19"
When local public health officials ordered the Shelter In Place of six Bay Area counties — a necessary step to stop the catastrophic spread of…Read More from the article "When Crisis Demands Immediate Action"
Even in a typical year, West Valley Community Services distributes about 800,000 pounds of food to hungry people, all with the help of about 600…Read More from the article "800,000 Pounds of Food Is Just the Beginning"
In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, San Jose has been hit particularly hard. Santa Clara County was among the first to shelter in place….Read More from the article "Resilience and Hope in San Jose"
We couldn’t have asked for a better way to end 2019 than by bringing our generous community together for the holidays in support of hundreds…Read More from the article "Living United, Giving United"