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  • Local Fire Relief

    Local Fire Relief

    Support Mosquito Fire Relief Efforts A fast-moving wildfire in Northern California is burning in Placer & El Dorado Counties, both of which are within our five-county service area. Thousands of evacuations have been ordered as firefighters battle the flames and many families are being impacted. At United Way it is our belief that our strength […]

  • SAFE To Say We’re In Good Hands

    SAFE To Say We’re In Good Hands

    September 2022 Corporate Community Champion Shoutout to our September ’22 Corporate Community Champion, SAFE Credit Union, who has been an important pillar in the community and supporter of United Way since 2002! SAFE Credit Union stays true to their founding philosophy of people helping people as we can always count on their support. Their company […]

  • Stay Golden

    Stay Golden

    August 2022 Corporate Community Champion Golden 1 Credit Union has been an important pillar of our community and a supporter of ours for the past 25 years raising nearly $1,100,000 for our community! Golden 1 Credit Union employees generously volunteer their time and are committed to strengthening financial well-being and increasing education opportunities. In addition to their impressive workplace […]

  • What Would Woodland Do

    What Would Woodland Do

    July 2022 Corporate Community Champion The City of Woodland has been a strong supporter of United Way for more than 20 years, raising over $200,000 for the community!  Chief of Police, Derrek Kaff, has shown his support for United Way by serving on the United Way Board of Directors and currently as a member of our Yolo County Community Advisory Committee. Chief Kaff […]

  • Give Back and Build Employee Morale

    Give Back and Build Employee Morale

    71% of employees say it’s important to work somewhere that is supportive of giving and volunteering. Engaged employees are happier and more productive. Through Workplace Giving Campaigns, you can bring together local time and local dollars to create local change.

  • Leading the Way

    Leading the Way

    United Way believes that a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion is fundamental to reducing poverty, educational and economic disparities; and that this local United Way has a critical role to play in and throughout the Capital Region. UWCCR believes that partnerships and collaborations are key to our efforts.

  • Costco Supports in Bulk

    Costco Supports in Bulk

    June 2022 Corporate Community Champion Costco and their 11 local warehouses and distribution centers have been an important pillar of the community and supporter of United Way in the last 12 years, raising over $1.8 million in support of the California Capital Region! Costco continues to give back to local schools through their Backpack Program, which has provided […]

  • Ullrich Delevati Delivers

    Ullrich Delevati Delivers

    May 2022 Corporate Community Champion Ullrich Delevati has been an important corporate partner of ours for many years and has raised over $22,000 through their annual employee giving campaign in just the last three years! Ullrich Delevati understands the wellbeing of the communities where we live and work is invaluable to the greater good. The partners, principal and […]

  • Target Doesn’t Miss the Mark

    Target Doesn’t Miss the Mark

    April 2022 Corporate Community Champion Congratulations to Target for being selected as our April 2022 Corporate Community Champion! Target has been an important and significant corporate partner for over 13 years. In those years, Target employees have donated over 1.1 million dollars, to help organizations throughout the community! United Way proudly helps connect 22 local Target stores and Distribution […]