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United Way Silicon Valley’s Summer Reading Kit program was made possible thru the generous corporate sponsorship and employee volunteer time from IBM, Intel, Microsoft, PwC and Texas Instruments (TI) .This summer 3,500 kids at 7 elementary schools... Read More
Posted at: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Nate Morris represented United Way Silicon Valley’s Board of Directors and Emerging Leaders United (ELU) at the California Clásico soccer game -  San Jose Earthquakes VS Los Angeles Galaxy. United Way Silicon Valley was named Nonprofit of the Match... Read More
Posted at: Monday, June 29, 2015
 United Way Silicon Valley Volunteers Bring Nearly $9 MillionBack Into the Local Economy ThroughVolunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) ProgramSAN JOSE, Calif., May 18, 2015 – United Way Silicon Valley volunteers helped to bring a record $8.97... Read More
Posted at: Monday, May 18, 2015
If we knew how to lift 82,000 California children out of poverty, would we do it? What if we knew another million kids would move closer to household stability?Well, we do know, so we must do it. Read more here (link to the entire article on San... Read More
Posted at: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Volunteers from local high schools and colleges use part of their spring break to paint the playground at the nonprofit San Jose Day Nursery on Sunday, March 29, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (Photo credit: (Karl Mondon - San Jose Mercury News)San Jose'... Read More
Posted at: Monday, March 30, 2015
Thank you to everyone that attended and supported United Way Silicon Valley’s spring luncheon, Impact of Poverty on Early Childhood Learning.View all images on our facebook photo album(Dave Heacock , Carole Leigh Hutton and The Honorable Mayor Sam... Read More
Posted at: Friday, March 27, 2015
CONTACT: Caitlin Kerk 408.972.5781 408.858.9208 cell    United Way Silicon Valley and San Jose Day NurseryTeam Up to Give College Students an Alternative Spring Breakon March 27, 28, and 29WHAT... Read More
Posted at: Friday, March 27, 2015
CONTACT: Caitlin Kerk 408.972.5781 408.858.9208 cell United Way Silicon Valley Board Elects Five New Members SAN JOSE, Calif., March 10, 2015 – United Way Silicon Valley’s Board of Directors has elected five new members to help guide the nonprofit... Read More
Posted at: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Bridge to Kindergarten Students and Parents Take College Tour  Students from our Bridge to Kindergarten (BTK) program and their parent/guardian took a tour of San Jose State University as part of the United Ways’ Bridge to Kindergarten program. The... Read More
Posted at: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The recent report on Medi-Cal access highlights a growing problem in the state. While United Ways across California are excited that Medi-Cal has been expanded to cover more people, the provider network falls well short of meeting the demand,... Read More
Posted at: Thursday, February 19, 2015

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