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Help Placer Kids become star readers

Residents can help Placer County kids reach for the stars by participating in United Way California Capital Region’s third annual STAR Readers Book Drive March 2 through 21. ...

Granite Bay women help foster youth celebrate holidays

As local foster youth spend the holidays away from home, members of United Way’s Women in Philanthropy are ensuring they still have stockings and presents to open. Two of the ...

Volunteers show they care

The United Way California Capitol Region celebrated its 90th anniversary this year by completing 90 volunteer projects across the region, 26 of which were completed Friday. Dubbed ...

Roseville man is 27-year volunteer

As volunteers descend on the Sacramento region for United Way’s Day of Caring on Sept. 13, a large contingent of them will be led by Roseville resident Brad Liggett. Liggett ...

United Way collects more than 200,000 rolls of toilet paper

In 12 hours, Cal Expo was filled with nearly 120,000 rolls of toilet paper donated by local residents and companies for United Way’s fifth annual LIVE UNITED Toilet Paper Dri ...

Roseville business steps up to the plate - for toilet paper

Enterprise Rent-A-Car employees in Roseville went to bat for United Way's Toilet Paper Drive on May 31.   They built a baseball field out of toilet paper, ...

Waves of gratitude for United Way helpers

  Grace Kim Shin of Enterprise Rent-A-Car waves signs in the company’s parking lot in Roseville last week with United Way California Capital Region staff to thank Enter ...

Two Roseville residents join United Way board

Roseville residents Natasha Mata and Brad Liggett are among four new directors elected to United Way California Capital Region’s board. Liggett is vice president for the Paci ...

Local charity receives award from United Way

Lilliput Children’s Services of Granite Bay received and award for running one of the best United Way campaigns. Lilliput received the award at a United Way California Capital Re ...

Child Abuse Prevention Council receives award

The Child Abuse Prevention Council of Placer County was recently recognized as an outstanding partner by United Way California Capitol Region for its support during United Way's an ...