United Way's Emerging Leaders went to the Health Education Council site of our Fit Kids project at Grant High School. They helped high school students lead nutritional cooking activities with a group of elementary school age Fit Kids.Our STAR Readers Book Drive successfully collected 660 books translating to one book for each child in the STAR Readers Project. On Feb. 27, 2013 we held our STARRY Night reading event - pajamas encouraged! Joe Michaels from KFBK is pictured and was one the night's readers.Close to 30 female foster youth, involved in our $en$e-Ability project, participated in United Way’s Women in Philanthropy Day at the Capitol on March 19, 2013. Mona Prieto, Deputy Commissioner of CHP is pictured and was one of the panelists.We were the charity partner for Run or Dye 5K on March 15, 2013. Nearly 50 participants from our Fit Kids project were sponsored to run for free with our commitment to provide150 volunteers! It was a great day that raised $12,457!

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