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02.08.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

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UWATX held a breakfast briefing event at Google Fiber on February 5th to update business and philanthropic leaders and stakeholders on how far the Success By 6 program has come--and how many more children still remain unserved. Speakers included Dr. Leah Newkirk Meunier, UWATX Vice President of Mission Advancement; Mayor Steve Adler; Dr. Paul Cruz, Superintendent of Austin ISD; Elizabeth Sobel-Blum, Federal ... Read More >

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02.05.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Sweeten Up Your Valentine’s Day

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With the winter holidays being a thing in the past, the stores have been quick to stock up on candy hearts, chocolates and stuffed ... Read More >

 
Texas Assets and Opportunity

02.03.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, FINANCIAL STABILITY

Texas Ranks 41st in Assets & Opportunity

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The 2016 CFED Assets & Opportunity Scorecard was recently released. CFED is the Corporation For Enterprise Development, an ... Read More >

 
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01.27.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, SUCCESS STORIES

Donor Champions United Way After Receiving Years of Support

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Lisa Suarez is the campaign leader for UPS, as well as a leadership giver and Women's Leadership Council member. While every donor ... Read More >

 
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01.26.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING

3M Named Top UWATX Employee Campaign

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Yesterday one of Austin’s largest companies, 3M, was recognized as United Way for Greater Austin’s (UWATX) number one Employee ... Read More >

 
Child Reading with Teacher

01.20.2016 | SUCCESS BY 6

National Book Week

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National Book Week 2016 is upon us – what better way to celebrate than to get your child involved by finding a good book to get ... Read More >

 
MLK Day of Service art

01.19.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

300+ Volunteered on MLK Day of Service

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MLK Day of Service is a national initiative to strengthen communities, bridge barriers between different groups of people, create ... Read More >

 
Volunteer as a mentor in Austin

01.12.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS

Become a Mentor For a Local Student

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January is National Mentoring Month. Middle School Matters recognizes that each student is different and therefore has individual ... Read More >

 
Tax Preparation

01.11.2016 | FINANCIAL STABILITY

Get Tax Prep Help for FREE

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It’s the beginning of that time of the year again -- tax season. Filing your taxes is not always a fun, but no need to worry, ... Read More >

 
MLK Sign

01.06.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Volunteers Needed for MLK Day of Service

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is soon approaching, and we are inviting all community members to join us for our 17th Annual MLK Day ... Read More >

 
 
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