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Thursday, November 29, 2018
Public charge is a term used to describe a person deemed to be primarily dependent on government assistance. Currently, immigrants eligible for green cards and those seeking admission to the United…
Thursday, November 1, 2018
The housing crisis is a long-standing issue in our community, the State of California, and across the country. 43% of all Monterey County residents spend more than 30% of their income on housing and…
Monday, September 10, 2018
UWMC and its partner, Goodwill of the Central Coast, are the backbone agencies for the Monterey County Prosperity Advisory Group (PAG). The PAG is a cross-sectoral coalition representing the diverse…
Monday, September 10, 2018
  On Thursday, September 6th, United Way Monterey County staff participated in a regional exercise to improve Monterey County’s disaster preparedness plan. The exercise was designed by the Bay Area…
Friday, September 7, 2018
International Literacy Day Saturday, Sept. 8 is International Literacy Day, which since 1967 has marked the importance of literacy as a matter of dignity and human rights. The Office of the United…
Monday, August 13, 2018
One in seven young children have a diagnosed mental, behavioral or developmental disorder, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC). And even more children go undiagnosed each year due to…
Friday, March 2, 2018
Today, students and volunteers in Monterey County join millions of their peers across the country to celebrate the twenty-first annual National Education Association's (NEA) Read Across America Day,…
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Recognizing that no one should go without the essential service of safe, reliable water, California American Water launched a new hardship assistance program to provide relief for its most…