Lacking stable housing is linked to a myriad of social, emotional, academic and physical limitations.  Students who transfer schools more frequently than average experience lower graduation rates and lower levels of student success. Not only do frequent moves negatively impact their educational prospects it also has a detrimental effect on their classmates and teachers...

Posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016

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

You Answered! After 70 community conversations and 7,125 surveys from adults and high school students across the county, the Impact Monterey County's (IMC) Community Assessment is finally complete!

Posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2015