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11.24.2014 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

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Thanksgiving Day is just around the corner, and with it comes time for individuals and families to reflect on what they hold near and dear.Family Volunteer Day, held nationally on the Saturday before Thanksgiving each year, is an opportunity for parents and children to give back to their community together.Started in 1992, this national day of philanthropy signals the beginning of the season of holiday giving ... Read More >

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11.21.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

UWATX to Light Up St. John’s Community with Holiday Cheer!

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United Way for Greater Austin is excited to host the first Community Tree Lighting at Webb Middle School in St. John’s on December ... Read More >

 
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11.20.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Summer Programs Provide More Than Learning

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Though the temperature outside continues to drop rapidly (30 degrees--really Austin?!), the Target Graduation team at United Way ... Read More >

 
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11.17.2014 | UNCATEGORIZED Comments

Looking for a warm meal this holiday season?

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Each year, our Navigation Center sees a spike of calls during the holiday season - people looking to help by donating food, toys, ... Read More >

 
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11.11.2014 | BOARD OF DIRECTORS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL Comments

2014 Texas Conference for Women

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This year's Texas Conference for Women takes place on Thursday, November 13, and with more than 100 impressive speakers, you don't ... Read More >

 
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11.05.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, FROM THE PRESIDENT Comments

Happy Birthday, Judge Biscoe!

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Happy birthday, Judge Sam Biscoe!Judge Biscoe has served as Travis County Court judge since 1998, and will retire when his term ... Read More >

 
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10.30.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAYORAL DEBATE Comments

What Does Affordability Mean In Austin?

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It isn't news to anyone who lives here—Austin is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation. With the daily influx of new ... Read More >

 

10.27.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

UWATX Staff Makes Austin Greater, One Meal at a Time

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United Way for Greater Austin employees spend countless hours each and every day promoting our vision and mission – we inspire ... Read More >

 

10.25.2014 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

UWATX Leads Projects That Make a Difference for Local Schools

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United Way for Greater Austin believes that anyone, regardless of their ability to make a financial contribution, can engage in ... Read More >

 
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10.23.2014 | TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Lights On Afterschool

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Dismissal bells ring around the country at about 3 p.m. every day. For many students, this where learning stops – TV, hanging out ... Read More >