Press Releases

California’s Our Promise Announces Leadership, Launch Date

Sacramento (September 2022) – Our Promise: California Employees Giving at Work announced today its selection of two co-chairs and a vice chair for its annual fundraising campaign, set to launch on October 1, 2022. This year’s co-chairs for the campaign are Josh Fryday, Chief Service Officer, California Volunteers, Office of the Governor and Amy Tong, […]

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United Way and Partners Help 50 Sacramento and Yolo Kids Avoid “Summer Slide” with STARS Reading Program

Sacramento (September 2022) – Fifty local children have headed back to school this summer with more confidence in their reading skills, thanks to United Way California Capital Region’s Summer STARS program that took place at seven CHOC affordable housing sites throughout Sacramento and Yolo counties. Through the program, AmeriCorps Summer Vista volunteers worked with participants […]

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Two West Sacramento Residents Named To United Way Board Of Directors

Sacramento (July 2022) – West Sacramento residents Dr. Beverly “Babs” Sandeen and Tahira Cunningham have joined the board of directors for United Way California Capital Region. They will help lead the local nonprofit that is working to end poverty for local families, starting in school. Sandeen, who served as West Sacramento mayor pro tem in 2016 […]

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Roseville Resident Named To United Way Board Of Directors

Sacramento (July 2022) – Roseville resident Eric Grabin has joined the board of directors for United Way California Capital Region. He will help lead the local nonprofit that is working to end poverty for local families, starting in school. “I joined United Way to make an impact in our backyard and hope to pave the way […]

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Natomas Resident Named To California Capital Region Foundation Board That Benefits United Way

Sacramento (July 2022) – Natomas resident Candice Phillips, MBA, has joined the board of directors for the California Capital Region Foundation that invests and distributes funds for the benefit of the local United Way chapter that is working to end poverty for local families, starting in school. “I joined this foundation because I am motivated by […]

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Woodland Resident Named To California Capital Region Foundation Board That Benefits United Way

Sacramento (July 2022) – Woodland resident Marcus Ullrich has joined the board of directors for the California Capital Region Foundation that invests and distributes funds for the benefit of the local United Way chapter that is working to end poverty for local families, starting in school. Ullrich is a partner in the Woodland-based firm Ullrich Delevati […]

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