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Struggling to Get By: The Real Cost Measure in California 2015

Henry Gascon, Manager of Program and Policy Development of United Ways of California

Henry Gascon, Manager of Program and Policy Development of United Ways of California

United Way of Northern California (UWNC) will be releasing the report, Struggling to Get By: The Real Cost Measure in California 2015 on November 30, 2015 from 4 p.m.- 6 p.m., at the Win-River Resort and Casino Eagle Room.

The report will be presented by Mr. Henry Gascon who is the Manager of Program and Policy Development of United Ways of California. He is a co-author of Struggling to Get By: The Real Cost Measure in California 2015 which introduces a new poverty measure that conveys the true cost of living throughout California communities. In addition to state, regional, county and neighborhood data, the report also includes interactive budgets on what it takes households to get by. For a sneak peak of the report you can find it on the UWNC website by clicking here.

UWNC helped underwrite this report to inform the Redding CA community of the work the Prosperity Initiative is undergoing in creating financial stability for our region. For more information call the office at 530-241-7521.