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"
It’s 2020 and a huge election year. The upcoming state and national elections may be one of the most defining elections in U.S. history—but it…Read More from the article "United Way Bay Area 2020 Voter Guide"
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"
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"
For 60 years, Community Services Agency (CSA) has been a vital lifeline to people in need. Now a member of the Emergency Assistance Network of…Read More from the article "A Lifeline in the Gig Economy"
Before the COVID-19 pandemic officially hit the Bay Area, another crisis loomed in the region. Rising income inequality crescendoed into a soaring divide, with people…Read More from the article "COVID Call to Action: Combat Hunger and Homelessness in Sunnyvale"
Staying in school has never been more difficult. But SparkPoint knows how to get students back on track. United Way Bay Area’s SparkPoint program is…Read More from the article "Report: UWBA’s SparkPoint Improves Student Persistence at Community Colleges"
This holiday season, you can double your impact on the fight against homelessness! When you give to United Way between December 1-31, 2019, The Starbucks…Read More from the article "Fighting Homelessness – One Person, One Cup, One Neighborhood at a Time"