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Assemblyman Mark Stone will kick off the 2016 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) season on Friday, January 29 at the Cesar Chavez Library in Salinas.  Hosted by the Tri-County VITA partners, the event celebrates EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) Awareness Day.  Partners want to ensure that local...

Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016

 

The holiday season is a time of giving and Monterey County Gives makes it easy. From November 12 to December 31,2015, the 2015 Monterey County Gives campaign will match the first $450,000 in donations to 141 local nonprofits . Visit https:...

Posted: Wednesday, December 09, 2015

The days may be getting shorter and colder, but we have something to cheer you up: Impact Monterey County's Community Assessment Final Reports are finally here! You can now read the full text of the final reports for the Adult Survey, Youth Survey and Community Conversations, as well as the Secondary Data Findings. Also available are PowerPoint Presentations and Executive Summaries for each report. Stay tuned for the searchable primary data feature (...

Posted: Thursday, December 03, 2015

United Way Monerey County is pleased to announce that it will be partnering with Catholic Charities to create the Pathways to Stability initiative for families in Monterey County.

Posted: Friday, October 30, 2015

Almost 1 in 3 California households struggle each month to meet their basic needs, according to a report released today by United Ways of California.

The report, Struggling to Get By: The Real Cost Measure in California 2015, finds that 3.2 million California households do not earn enough income to account for the types of...

Posted: Thursday, August 27, 2015

According to the recently released Homeless Census, the number of individuals counted in Monterey County is 2,308.  For the purposes of the census, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) defines homelessness as “persons living in shelters and places not meant for human habitation,” but excludes multiple families housed together due to economic hardship -- an all-to-common circumstance in Monterey County.

The Homeless Census...

Posted: Tuesday, August 11, 2015

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