United Way's Day of Caring

Friday, September 21st at 12:00am
Robla Community Park
625 Bell Ave
Sacramento, CA 95838
United States

Event Description:

Spend one day caring for your community Sept. 21-22 during United Way’s annual Day of Caring, sponsored by Nationwide. Join 1,000 local residents for nearly two dozen volunteer projects happening at nonprofits and schools across the region. As part of Day of Caring, United Way and Robla School District will host the Robla I Care Fair for families on Sept. 22 at Robla Community Park, 625 Bell Avenue in Sacramento. The event will include family activities and resources for United Way’s Square One Project that is working to increase the number of students who graduate from high school prepared for college or career. To sign up to volunteer for a Day of Caring project or become a sponsor: http://www.yourlocalunitedway.org/dayofcaring.

 

Since United Way California Capital Region held its inaugural Day of Caring in 2013, 3,692 volunteers have donated 18,054 hours of service for 182 projects benefiting nonprofits and schools across the region.

 

Day of Caring is part of United Way California Capital Region’s Square One Project, a 20-year promise to significantly increase the number of local students who graduate from high school ready for success in college and beyond. Through nine decades of work and research across Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties, United Way believes ending generational poverty starts in school and is working to ensure kids meet important milestones and their families receive support and resources. For more information or to donate or volunteer: www.yourlocalunitedway.org.