Centennial Celebrating the 1970s

By |2020-07-01T21:18:10+00:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Centennial, Family Stability, Giving, Volunteer|

Centennial Celebrating the 1970s United Way of San Diego County (UWSD) continues to observe our Centennial Celebration by highlighting each decade with this month’s salute to the 1970s, a time full of innovation and incubation. In 1973, we adopted the name United Way of San Diego County in keeping with national trends.

Centennial Read Across America

By |2020-04-02T15:59:53+00:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Centennial, Early Childhood Success, Volunteer|

Centennial Read Across America "I really enjoyed volunteering with United Way for Read Across America. I think it's an amazing program to participate in because it highlights the importance of community and youth engagement, as well as the valuable habit of reading. Overall, it was a great time, and I can't wait

Every Student, Every Day Intern Stories: Sadia

By |2020-01-23T22:31:09+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Early Childhood Success, Volunteer|

Every Student Every Day Intern Stories: Sadia One Recipe for Student Success: A Little Help from Everybody A former refugee from Somalia, Sadia Said, who grew up in Libya then moved to Egypt and eventually emigrated to America, knows it takes a little help from a lot of people to succeed in

An Example of Common Good

By |2020-01-23T23:46:40+00:00February 9th, 2019|Categories: Volunteer|

An Example of Common Good 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 to volunteer virtually everywhere in America. Health One of the goals at United Way is to dramatically improve