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Foster Youth Practice Living in the Real World October 28th

Unity Care’s “Independent City” offers Resources, Workshops, Advice, Support (San Bruno, Calif.) Unity Care, a youth and family development agency providing services and support for San Francisco Bay Area underserved and foster youth, will host its third annual Independent City, a workshop to prepare teens for life after exiting the foster care system. The free,…

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Unity Care expands its supportive housing for current and former foster youth in San Francisco and San Mateo Counties

San Jose, Calif. October 3, 2017 – Unity Care has finalized its acquisition of San Francisco-based MAC’s Children & Family Services to provide high quality, integrated housing programs for current and former foster youth in San Francisco and San Mateo Counties. The acquisition increases Unity Care’s already expansive housing offerings, and provides transitional housing and…

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ABC7 News – Families Rally to Save Santa Clara Program that Serves Minority Students

ABC7 News By Katie Marzullo Thursday, September 28, 2017 11:20PM SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KGO) — There was song and dance outside of the Santa Clara County Government Building Thursday evening as families and religious leaders rallied to save the county’s Imani Village program. [cmsms_button button_type=”regular” button_link=”http://abc7news.com/education/families-rally-to-save-santa-clara-program-that-serves-minority-students/2466342/” button_target=”blank” button_text_align=”center” button_font_weight=”normal” button_font_style=”normal” button_border_style=”solid” animation_delay=”0″]View ABC7 Video[/cmsms_button][cmsms_text animation_delay=”0″]  …

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Unity Care selected as Bay Area partner for eBay Days of Color campaign

San Jose, Calif. September 21, 2017 – eBay recently launched eBay Days of Color, a month-long celebration of the company’s purpose-driven heritage. Throughout the campaign, their approximately 13,000 employees are selling, buying, and giving through the eBay platform to support select nonprofit partners around the world. Unity Care has been selected by eBay’s headquarters team…

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Unity Care 1st in Northern California licensed by state for Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Programs

San Jose, Calif. September 5, 2017 – California’s Continuum of Care Reform (Assembly Bill 403) is dramatically changing the landscape of residential group homes for foster youth. With an increased focus on placing children in permanent and supportive family homes, AB 403 requires existing group homes to transition to Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Programs (STRTP) by…

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Pizarro: Linda Lester Boosts Unity Care

By SAL PIZARRO | spizarro@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: April 29, 2017 at 6:00 am | UPDATED: May 1, 2017 at 10:56 am   When it comes to supporting good causes in Silicon Valley, Linda Lester has no problem making a big impact. Representing one of the oldest and most philanthropic fruit-growing families in the Santa Clara Valley, Lester paid a visit this…

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Unity Care Hosts 6th Annual YouthLive! Gala May 6th

Unity Care’s 6th Annual YouthLive! is presented by philanthropist Linda Lester and showcases youth talent and achievement! Proceeds benefit programs serving foster and underserved youth and families. NEWS RELEASE Unity Care Hosts 6th Annual YouthLive! Gala May 6th Presented by Linda L. Lester Foster and Community Youth Showcase their Talent, Fashion and Art to Benefit Bay Area…

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Unity Care Appoints Matthew Madaus Chief Operating Officer

Unity Care announces that Matthew Madaus has been named as Chief Operating Officer (COO). He is charged with managing the day-to-day operations of Unity Care’s 22 different programs and services. (San Jose, Calif. March 14, 2017) Unity Care (www.unitycare.org), a youth and family development agency providing services and support for San Francisco Bay Area underserved…

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Holiday giving 2016: How you can help the needy

By GREG YOUNG | gyoung@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group |  Mercury News PUBLISHED: November 11, 2016 at 10:41 am | UPDATED: December 22, 2016 at 5:18 pm Unity Care’s Santa’s Helpers Donation Drive collects gifts to brighten the holiday season for over 800 Bay Area foster children. We invite the community to lend a hand by hosting a gift drive, holiday party or…