Summer STARS helps combat the summer slide by offering free educational enrichment programming at 20 convenient neighborhood locations throughout the Sacramento region starting in June through August.
- Creates a fun and safe summer spot for kids and families in their neighborhood
- Provides kids with free healthy meal throughout the summer
- Offers early literacy curriculum and fitness activities designed for Kindergarten through 6th Graders
- Encourages kids’ participation and attendance with the opportunity to earn weekly STARS badges and Summers STARS backpack at the end of the summer
- Tracks program impacts with reading assessments at the start and end of the summer
Help us keep kids on track for the next school year and ready to achieve with a gift to support United Way’s Summer STARS.