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Cesar Chaves Day of Service
03/19/2015 - 10:13
Cesar Chavez Day of Service at Chula Vista Promise Neighborhood   Honor Cesar Chavez's legacy through education, celebration and service on Friday, March 27, 2015. Join United Way of San Diego
Volunteer with children
02/20/2015 - 13:03
United Way offers many ways for individuals and groups to contribute. The following list includes an example of common good activities that'll appeal to almost anyone. United Way offers opportunities
Boy Reading Aloud
01/30/2015 - 13:28
Fourth grade reading proficiency is a crucial factor in academic success. Through decades-long research, advocacy groups discovered that children who learn to read well by the end of third grade have
Latino Family
01/26/2015 - 17:02
What would you do if you knew there was a proven solution that lifts millions of children and working families out of poverty each year…a tool that, at the same time, also improves child
Guy Doing Taxes
01/22/2015 - 16:24
I’ve always dreaded tax season. Why? There’s so much information to collect, papers to fill out - with an April deadline to meet, and not enough hours in the day. I’m not an
Mural of Martin Luther King Junior March
01/20/2015 - 15:36
Sitting in a dark theater watching the movie Selma on this Martin Luther King Jr. birthday weekend brought back many memories about how Dr. King affected my life, which eventually led to my work as a
Superintendent Cindy Marten at Restoring Respect Conference
01/15/2015 - 17:39
“Civility is claiming and caring for one’s identity, needs and beliefs without degrading someone else’s in the process.” – Tomas Spath and Cassandra Dahnke “What
Kids getting help at school
01/08/2015 - 12:44
Early Warning Continuum Helps Struggling Students Tommy loves school, but his mom doesn’t have reliable transportation to get him there regularly. He’s also frequently sick, which causes
12/11/2014 - 11:05
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United Way Of San Diego County Volunteers
12/02/2014 - 10:41
Benefits of Volunteering The benefits of volunteering go beyond the person being served. The person giving her time is affected in many positive ways too. Doing something great for people in need can