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04.15.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

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Michael Hsu Office of Architecture, formerly Michael Hsu Design Office, was formed in 2005 with the goal of producing locally engaged, design-driven architecture and interiors in Austin. Hsu’s work has yielded head-turning structures for beloved brands such as Amy’s Ice Creams, Uchi and Uchiko, P. Terry’s Burger Stand and the ZACH Theater, leading to a 2013 ABJ cover story that deemed Hsu as the designer of ... Read More >

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04.14.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS Comments

National Volunteer Week 2015

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April 12th through April 18th is National Volunteer Week. We wanted to take this week to thank all of our volunteers (that's YOU!) ... Read More >

 
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04.08.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

School Readiness Action Plan Three-Year Update

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SRAP (2012-2015) United Way for Greater Austin is the leader of a large community coalition dedicated to ensuring that all ... Read More >

 
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04.07.2015 | SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

AISD Grant Will Provide Pre-K For Nearly 500 Low-Income Kids

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There a strong correlation between high-quality early childhood education and overall academic success. This trend is even more ... Read More >

 
Calculating Taxes

04.01.2015 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY Comments

It’s Tax Return Season!

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For some people, it's the most wonderful time of the year--tax return season! What could be better than the government paying ... Read More >

 
Mendez Middle School Skate Ramp

03.31.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

VPL Students and YLS Build Skate Ramp at Mendez Middle School

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Young Leaders Society members and VPL students from Mendez Middle School, one of three campuses we support through our Target ... Read More >

 
Dan Graham Austinite of the Year

03.26.2015 | BOARD OF DIRECTORS Comments

Spotlight: Dan Graham

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Austin's Best CEO, Austinite of the Year and owner of BuildASign.com are just a few of the ways you may know Dan Graham--but we ... Read More >

 
​Principal Góngora

03.24.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS STORIES, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

Meet Principal Alejandro Góngora

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"On Time, On Task and On a Mission." These are the words displayed in the Decker Middle School hallway and echoed through the ... Read More >

 
SXSW Social Good Hub

03.19.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS Comments

The Best Of SXSW Interactive 2015

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It's that time of year again--happy SXSW everyone! Whether you fully immerse yourself in the madness, or purposely plan your ... Read More >

 
Keith Richardson accepting UWATX check at SXSW

03.18.2015 | YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

Saatchi & Saatchi Donates to UWATX During SXSW Panel

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Saatchi & Saatchi don't just talk the talk. They hosted a SXSW panel on Sunday titled "Do Good. Feel Good: The Science of ... Read More >

 
 
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