Keep Kids in School

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Keep Kids in School

Attendance is key to success in school. We are making sure parents know how important attendance is, helping families build stable households, and keeping kids healthy so they go to school every day.

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Campaign for Grade Level Reading

United Way is proud to serve as the lead convener of the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading in the Sacramento region. The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading is a nationwide initiative dedicated to empowering young children to read at grade-level by the end of the third grade. Read below to find out how United Way and its partners are leading the way to get kids reading!

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Healthy Meals Program

United Way’s Healthy Meals is working to dramatically increase the number of well-balanced nutritious (and FREE) meals that local children eat to give them the nutrition they need to learn, play and grow. 

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United Way’s Hydration Station Initiative

Currently, many students in Sacramento don’t have easy access to appealing drinking water outside of mealtimes and the health benefits of water consumption are critical to growing students. We want to ensure that students in our community are given every opportunity to live their healthiest lives and are able to focus in the classroom, starting with the students in Robla School District.

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FamilyWize Community Partnership

United Way California Capital Region has proudly joined over 1,000 other United Ways, United Way Worldwide and the FamilyWize community partnership to organize and coordinate community-wide distribution of free prescription drug discount cards.