Square One Approach


Square One Approach

United Way California Capital Region’s mission is to build stronger, healthier and more compassionate communities. We are dedicated to improving the lives of families and children in the Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties.

United Way’s mission is more important than ever.

The pandemic has weakened communities and exacerbated injustices. When it comes to healing our region, many people have no idea where to start.

United Way Starts as Square One

Creating stronger, healthier, more compassionate communities starts at Square One: Helping every family succeed so their community can too. Families know what they need to thrive. We are their partners on that path, connecting them with resources to achieve their goals.

Our Path Forward

We are now working on an even larger scale to help families heal and meet our 20-year promise to end poverty in the Capital Region. We are laying solid steppingstones on our path to help every family thrive and build a healthy community by: