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    07.16.2014 | Hands On Central Texas, Target Graduation, Young Leaders Society

    Summer Learning Day:
    Bridging the Access Gap

    Posted by Jeremiah Bentley

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    UWATX focus: St. John's neighborhood

    07.16.2014 | Austin trends, Navigation Center

    Hidden in plain sight: the unique St. John's neighborhood

    Posted by Chantel Bottoms

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    07.15.2014 | 90th Annivesary, Makes Austin Greater

    Get to know your city

    Posted by Aviva Pinchas

    Austin is an amazing city to live and work in. We know because UWATX has been serving this city for 90 years. We recently compiled a history of this wonderful ... Read More >

     

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    Austin Nonprofit & Community Volunteer Organization: United Way for Greater Austin
    United Way for Greater Austin is a local nonprofit & community service organization providing resources and volunteer opportunities with local Austin charities since 1924. United Way gives everyone in Austin the chance to be a philanthropist through various Austin social services, and gives us the opportunity to work together to help families overcome barriers to economic opportunities.

    As one of the largest and most successful Austin nonprofit organizations, United Way has access to extensive resources in the Austin community. Our resources, combined with the continuous help of our loyal volunteers and their dedication to the community, are what make United Way for Greater Austin the successful nonprofit organization that it is today.
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