Past Events

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Free Tax Assistance

Filing taxes can be extremely frustrating. With tax day right around the corner, United Way Merced and the Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program are offering FREE help filing your taxes! IRS-certified volunteers are available to help navigate the difficult process for FREE – no strings attached! This program is available to all taxpayers who make less than $54,000 per year, those with disabilities, or those with limited English-language proficiency. Taxpayers need only fit one of those criteria. Please join the United Way Merced and VITA on: 

Saturday, April 6th and April 13th
United Way Merced
8:00am – 3:00pm


  1. Photo ID and Social Security Card (if married, both spouses must be present)
  2. If claiming dependents – Social Security Card for all dependents claimed on your taxes
  3. All tax documents, such as: W-2, 1099 R, any self-employment or unemployment information, etc.
  4. If applicable, any child care information, including name and address, telephone number, tax-ID number, and amount paid (there may be free money for you here!)
  5. If you own a home, your mortgage documents; if you rent, a copy of your lease indicating your rent
  6. Direct deposit information (bank account routing and account numbers).
  7. Any receipts from charitable contributions or medical expenses – there might be free money for you here, also!

If you are unable to make these workshops and would like information about other workshops in your area, please reach out for additional information.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Holiday Open House Graphic

You’re invited to a District Holiday party!

Tuesday, December 18
4 - 6 p.m.

Merced District Office
690 West 16th St.

Come learn what the legislature accomplished this year, and in working together, what can be done in the New Year.

Hope to see you there!

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Friday, June 22, 2018

Improving Health Care Access in the San Joaquin Valley Flyer


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Assemblymember Adam Gray 

Invites you to attend a conversation with  

University of California President Janet Napolitano 

and University of California, Merced Chancellor Dorothy Leland


Presentations will include an overview of the recently published 

findings of the University of California’s report 

Improving Health Care Access in the 

San Joaquin Valley 

and a discussion of Assemblymember Adam Gray’s legislative efforts 

to establish a medical school in the San Joaquin Valley 


June 22, 2018 
10 - 11:30 a.m. 
University of California, Merced 
Crescent Arch Room 
5200 Lake Road, Merced, CA 95340 
Please RSVP by calling (209) 726-5465 or click on the button below:


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Friday, April 20, 2018

Community Coffee GraphicOn Friday, April 20, I will be hosting community coffees in Los Banos and Dos Palos.  Please drop by, enjoy a cup of coffee, and share your thoughts on legislative issues important to you and your community. I hope to see you there!

Los Banos
10-11 a.m.
Eddie’s Famous Cafe
401 W. Pacheco Blvd.

Dos Palos
Noon-1 p.m.
Mom and Pop’s Diner
2042 Blossom Stret

For more information, please call the Merced district office at (209) 726-5465 or the Modesto district office at (209) 521-2111 or visit my website.