Jafet Diego serves as the Free Tax Prep Assistance Coordinator at United Ways of California. She supports our free tax preparation and CalEITC programmatic work, including MyFreeTaxes.org. Jafet comes to UWCA with a background in community organizing and in community engagement. For 5 years, she worked alongside parents, fighting for educational equity and justice in Los Angeles. Jafet is an active member of her community and has led several grassroots efforts focused on increasing civic and political participation among the Latinx community in Whittier. Jafet received her B.A. in Spanish and Political Science from Whittier College in May 2015.