National Volunteer Month

National Volunteer Month

“We couldn’t do what we do without you”  “Volunteers are the backbone of our organization” “Volunteers don’t necessarily have the time they have the heart”  “One of the greatest gifts you can give is your time” Doesn’t it seem like everything people say...
Tips for Making 2021 Your Best Year

Tips for Making 2021 Your Best Year

Tips for Making 2021 Your Best Year It’s hard to believe that this past year has both flown by in what feels like three days while it also felt 319 years long. I don’t know about you, but I’ve learned a lot in 2020 that I hope to implement in my life in 2021....
Reflecting on the new year.

Reflecting on the new year.

Reflecting on the New Year A year ago we started to hear rumblings about a new virus that was swiftly affecting people on the other side of the globe. Needless to say, since that time we have been through a lot. Our community has been assaulted by a pandemic, economic...
Self-Care in 2020

Self-Care in 2020

Self-Care in 2020 By Celeste Sekigahama Stress is so prevalent in our culture that in the early 2000s the term “toxic stress” was coined by a Harvard pediatrician to acknowledge the damaging effects of long term, excessive stress. In fact, despite our country’s wealth...
Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to the new website for the United Way California Capital Region’s Young Leaders Society (YLS)! YLS aspires to be the leading philanthropic group of young professionals in the Sacramento region; we are a network of driven, civic-minded young professionals who...