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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
Since its inception 211 Santa Clara County has helped more than 209,408 people connect with the resources they need. 211 Santa Clara County celebrates eight years today on National 211 Day. 211 is a free phone number and online database providing... Read More
Posted at: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
CONTACT: Caitlin Kerk 408.972.5781 408.858.9208 cell    United Way Silicon Valley Partners with the IRS and Other Organizations to Offer Free Tax Assistance Services to Low-Income Workers... Read More
Posted at: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Free Enrollment for Affordable Healthcare Under the Affordable Care Act (health care reform), U.S. citizens and legal residents are required to have health insurance. Under this law, anyone without health coverage will face a penalty. Thanks to... Read More
Posted at: Friday, January 23, 2015
United Way Silicon Valley wishes you and your family a Happy New Year.Give. Advocate. Volunteer. LIVE UNITED Read More
Posted at: Monday, January 05, 2015
United Way Silicon Valley team members Wendy Ho (Advocacy Program Manager) and Ana Rosa Camacho (Income Program Specialist) joined the Coalition Against Payday Predators (CAPP) along side three local community leaders:  Representative Zoe Lofgren,... Read More
Posted at: Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Posted at: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Thank you to all of the TI (Texas Instruments) Silicon Valley employees that volunteered their time to improve the environment at Dorsa Elementary School in East San Jose, CA. Great job! View all images hereBeforeAfterView all images hereGive.... Read More
Posted at: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Thank you to all the 100+ new volunteers that came out to United Way Silicon Valley's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program orientation! We are so excited that so many of you are coming on board to help low-income families with their taxes... Read More
Posted at: Thursday, October 30, 2014

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