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 Blog, Events and More!

Keep up to date on the activities of UCP of Sacramento and Northern California. On this page you’ll find our Amazing blog, a list of upcoming events, and a wide range of photos and videos and updates on our programs and services.

Racing To Success

“This is John. He just ran the Boston Marathon.”That’s how Vanessa Bieker, mother of John Almeda and founder of Fly Brave, prefers to introduce her son. “Yes, John has nonverbal autism, but that’s not all that he is. John is first and foremost a...

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Future Humanitarian in the Making

Meet a teenager who works to better the lives of people with cerebral palsy.Allow us to introduce you to Hayes, a high school freshman. Hayes has been inspired to fundraise to support people with cerebral palsy since he was a child.His desire to...

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PODCAST: Lighting the Candle of Hope

The first ever podcast on UCP services tells the story of a family of 6 with two children having developmental disabilities; One with Downs Syndrome and the other on the Autism scale. The need for respite, taking a break, is how the story unfolds as they describe their situation and the blessing the service has provided. Harold and Mari have a beautiful story with wonderful relief that the UCP respite program has provided.

Featured Event

Events Calendar

2019 Humanitarian of the Year
May 16, 2019

September 2019

UCP Golf Classic
October 10, 2019

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Contact: Alex Kineret
Coordinator, Development and Marketing
Direct: (916) 283-8317
Fax: (916) 565-7773
Office: (916) 565-7700


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