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Monday, March 16, 2020
Message from CEO, Kristen Birtwhistle At this time United Way of San Joaquin County has made the difficult but critical decision to cancel and/or postpone upcoming events and large group meetings in response to guidance from the Center for Disease…
Thursday, January 23, 2020
For over 100 years workplace giving campaigns have been a staple of what has made United Way special. Giving campaigns have evolved so much since they first launched in 1888, when the Denver United Way raised $21,000. Fast forward to 1981, United…
Thursday, January 23, 2020
  At a recent Business Council meeting I had the privilege to hear Daniel Wolcott, President and CEO of Lodi-Adventist Health and Christina Bastida, Executive Director of HealthForce partners enthusiastically talk about....linkages, civic coupling…
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Did you know?    CCN is designed to help address the 80% of non-clinical factors impacting an individuals health.   United Way of San Joaquin County, 211, and Dignity Health are working on a community wide technological solution initiative to…
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
United Way of San Joaquin County (UWSJC) is quickly turning into the Modern United Way. Our BOLD MOVES strategy is at the heart of what we do everyday-We are becoming a better organization, we are optimizing our work, we are leading and delivering…
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
HealthForce Partners Northern San Joaquin Valley, is a healthcare sector-wide partnership that serves San Joaquin, Stanislaus, and Merced counties. HealthForce Partners brings together organizations from education, workforce development, and the…
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
At the heart of the Discovery ChalleNGe Academy is the commitment of our student-cadets to serve the community. When enrolling at DCA, each student-cadet commits to a minimum of 40 hours of service to community during the 22-week residential phase…
Monday, July 1, 2019
GOSPEL CENTER RESCUE MISSION:  Poet writing an optimistic future through New Life Program   By all accounts Pamela Lee should have been a poet, not a prisoner of addiction who shuffled in and out of rehab for most of her life. She should have been a…