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02.27.2015 | 90TH ANNIVESARY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

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United Way for Greater Austin is pleased to announce that a portion of the collection from STRUGGLE, The Other Faces of the Texas Economic Miracle will be on display at Austin City Hall as part of The People’s Gallery Exhibition. The exhibition opens on February 27, 2015 and will run until January 7, 2016. The 11th annual People’s Gallery Exhibition features more than 100 artworks from Austin-area artists, ... Read More >

Texas Mutual Volunteers at Webb Middle School

02.24.2015 | AMPLIFY, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Volunteers Make St. John’s Greater

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UWATX will focus on the St. John's neighborhood during this year's 24-hour session of community-wide giving through Amplify Austin ... Read More >

 
Favor is our butter half

02.18.2015 | AMPLIFY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Favor Delivery Is “Amplifying St. John’s!”

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Local delivery service, Favor, has partnered with United Way for Greater Austin to help us "Amplify St. John's!"Favor will donate ... Read More >

 
Webb Middle School volunteer project leader

02.16.2015 | AMPLIFY, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Webb Students Lead Their Own Volunteer Project

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It’s 4 p.m. on a Tuesday afternoon, and the halls of Webb Middle School are growing quiet. However, three students aren't part of ... Read More >

 
Walter Robb and Colin Pope

02.12.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

February’s Face 2 Face Recap

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The Austin Business Journal’s Face 2 Face speaker series creates a space for the exchange of ideas among Austin’s business ... Read More >

 
Top CNT 2014

02.11.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

2-1-1 Call Data Shows Community Needs and Trends for Greater Austin

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Happy February 11th, or as we like to say at United Way for Greater Austin, “Happy 2-1-1 Day!” Each year, 2-1-1 resource centers ... Read More >

 
Valentine's Day Cards

02.09.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

Volunteers Spread Love to Local Teachers for Valentine’s Day

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According to the Greeting Card Association, 190 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged each year. Due in part to United Way ... Read More >

 
St. John's

02.05.2015 | AMPLIFY, AUSTIN TRENDS Comments

Amplify St. John’s 2015

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2015 marks the third year of Amplify Austin Day--a 24-hour virtual giving movement led by I Live Here, I Give Here.  This year, ... Read More >

 
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01.27.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

Tapestry Foundation grant will expand Play To Learn

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In 2011, United Way for Greater Austin launched the Play To Learn program, made possible through a Tapestry Foundation grant. As a ... Read More >

 
Family On Sofa With Smartphone, Laptop And Digital Tablet

01.20.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

UT Austin Students Win $100,000 to Build and Launch 2-1-1 App

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Need help finding access to temporary housing, food banks or health services? You can always call 2-1-1 at anytime--but soon there ... Read More >

 
 
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