100 Years of Service

For 100 years, United Way California Capital Region has brought people together to build stronger, healthier and more compassionate communities. Since 1923, our local United Way has raised more than $500 million to fight poverty in the region and help families succeed.

We start at Square One.

School is Square One for ending family poverty. Through our Square One approach, we are working to end poverty for local families, starting in school.


  • September Corporate Community Champion: Wells Fargo

    September Corporate Community Champion: Wells Fargo

    Let’s celebrate our September 2023 Corporate Community Champion: Wells Fargo! Their commitment to our mission to end poverty spans decades, with over $7 million donated by their employees to vital nonprofit work in our region. Wells Fargo isn’t just about writing checks – they love to see our community events flourish and have sponsored various…

  • Summer Literacy Tutors Needed

    Summer Literacy Tutors Needed

    We need YOUR help this summer to support local students in building vocabulary, fluency and comprehension skills through games, books and lessons. Join us in-person or virtually on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1 – 2 p.m., June-August. Click here to learn more & sign up today!

  • Dolly Parton Imagination Library is OPEN

    Dolly Parton Imagination Library is OPEN

    The Dolly Parton Imagination Library is now accepting applications! Sign up today to receive FREE books every month for your child until they turn 5-years-old. Click here to learn more.

Nonprofit Partners

Bringing people together is what we do best. We partner with more than 150 nonprofits to impact our communities. In partnership with more than 300 companies, United Way raises more than $3 million each year for nonprofits.


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