About: Aviva Pinchas

YLS members & recruits get involved at Decker!

03.12.2014 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

YLS & student leaders expand the Decker Middle School Garden!

Posted by

Last month, a small group of volunteers gathered at Decker Middle School to work on the community garden.  We were current YLS ... Read More >

 
3M Women's Leadership Council makes Austin greater!

03.08.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, GIVING SOCIETIES, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

At 3M, WLC women are “true leaders”

Posted by

Since 2003, the Women's Leadership Council has worked to be "the most powerful female-driven philanthropic force in Central Texas" ... Read More >

 
UWATX Navigation Center data analysts

03.06.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER

Challenge: stump our data

Posted by

Just a few weeks ago, we released the 2013 Community Needs and Trends report for our community - and right away, nonprofits ... Read More >

 
Farmers Insurance makes Austin greater

02.24.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING

Partner Profile: Farmers Insurance Group

Posted by

Name: Farmers Insurance Group Partner for: 15 years Partner for: Employee Campaign Our relationship: Involving leadership to make ... Read More >

 
Success By 6 helps young children

02.19.2014 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

Success By 6 supports Austin’s most vulnerable children

Posted by

In 2005, we launched our Success By 6 program - and made a commitment to support our youngest and most vulnerable children. We ... Read More >

 
UWATX releases 2013 Community Needs & Trends report

02.11.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER

Top needs & trends for 2013: food, health care & bills

Posted by

Our Navigation Center is uniquely poised on the front-lines of community issues - we answer calls from thousands of Greater Austin ... Read More >

 
UWATX Navigation Center Staff

02.03.2014 | NAVIGATION CENTER

Navigation Center provides help quickly, accurately, confidentially and for free

Posted by

Since 1996, the United Way Navigation Center has been connecting callers to the services they need. We took the first 2-1-1 call ... Read More >

 
Of the 28K low-income children in our community, only 5K receive the services they need.

02.01.2014 | SUCCESS BY 6

TAKE ACTION: 3 ways to make a difference for young children

Posted by

The City of Austin is poised to begin their biannual Request For Proposal process for social service contracts - the grants given ... Read More >

 
Fast Facts on Payday Lending

01.23.2014 | FINANCIAL STABILITY, NAVIGATION CENTER

What is payday lending & why does it matter?

Posted by

Over the past few weeks, much has been discussed in the media about payday lending, how the industry has grown in Texas and what ... Read More >

 
Julie Fisher & Decker VPL Students volunteer

01.16.2014 | MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Mentoring “can easily change lives with as a little as one hour per week”

Posted by

In our work, we get to meet and talk with incredible donors and volunteers who are committed to our community - and one of the ... Read More >

 
 
Ready to change lives?

Every day in Austin, we’re working to ensure each child has access to high-quality education, every family has the tools they need to be financially stable, and health and human services are readily available for all.

Sign up for News