Monday, May 2, 2022
Umoja Community, On Thursday, communities across the nation will be invited to contribute to their favorite causes for the BIG DAY OF GIVING! Umoja is committed to advancing the personal, academic, and professional trajectory of...
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
The Umoja Community Education Foundation (UCEF) is excited to announce that we are opening the application process to become an Affiliated Program. Due to limited space, we will be reviewing opportunities to add a limited number of college programs...
Monday, January 10, 2022
Happy New Year, Umoja!  I hope that your holiday season was safe and refreshing.  Last week, we kicked off the year with an awesome Winter Coordinators Retreat. The 1Umoja team worked intentionally to craft an agenda...
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
IT'S #GIVINGTUESDAY! On this Giving Tuesday, as millions of Americans demonstrate their generosity by donating to their favorite nonprofits, we're reaching out to our supporters to thank you for counting the Umoja Community Education...
Friday, August 20, 2021
Dear Umoja,   I hope that your summer has been restful and a replenishing time for you. As we gear up for the upcoming academic year, we have a lot to be hopeful and excited about. I am looking forward to sharing...
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Happy Tuesday! This week, DO IT WITH KINDNESS! Here's the quote of the week: “You can catch more bees with honey." - A Proverb Did you miss our Executive Director's Friday Update? May 7, 2021 Update WHAT'S...
Friday, May 7, 2021
Dear Umoja Community,  I hope that you have had a wonderful and productive week. I am incredibly grateful for the connections I have made with many of you through this year’s events and meetings. I have been encouraged by your...
Friday, April 2, 2021
Happy Friday, Umoja, This month, I want to reflect on some of our community standards and practices. I want to dive into ways that we can create safe and open places for our students. I believe that over time, the ways we engage or...
Thursday, April 1, 2021
SACRAMENTO, CA – A coalition of California higher education leaders are working together to host a California Community College Black Student Success Week, April 26-30, 2021. Black Student Success Week will share research insights and innovative...
Friday, March 26, 2021
Shared with the Umoja Community on Friday, March 26, 2021. Dear Umoja Community,   It’s amazing that we are coming to the close of the first quarter of 2021. A year ago, we were bracing for what it would look like to exist and...

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