Big Day of Giving 2019

Big Day of Giving 2019
24 hours to give back to our community


One small change today can create an impact that lasts long into the future.

1 in 4 children live in poverty in the Sacramento region.

United Way California Capital Region is working to change that through the Square One Project. Together, we can a make a BIG difference in kids’ lives today and long into the future.

Give today on BIG Day of Giving and help us end poverty starting in school.

Make Your Donation

A Big Day of Giving gift to United Way California Capital Region will support our work to end poverty and increase the number of kids graduating from high school through the Square One Project – our 20-year promise to help end poverty starting in school.

Watch our new Square One Project video and learn how United Way is creating a legacy of change for our region. 

After nearly three years since we launched, the data is in: the Square One Project is working. We’re seeing an upward trend of improvement in key indicators such as reading and math proficiency, and decreases in chronic absenteeism According to the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP). Learn more.

Share the Love
We’ll be sharing our favorite stories about our work all day long on BIG Day of Giving. You can help spread the word by liking United Way on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. And invite your friends and family to make a gift.

Thank you for your support!