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05.28.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

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Students and staff from Webb, Decker and Mendez Middle Schools joined Young Leaders Society members at the Alamo Drafthouse last week for a fun end-of-year celebration. The UWATX Volunteer Project Leader (VPL) middle school program aims to transform youth into active community leaders by teaching them leadership skills they need to make meaningful and lasting change in their communities. This year, our 110 VPL ... Read More >

Central Texas flood relief

05.26.2015 | FEATURED SLIDER Comments

Support Central Texas Flood Recovery Efforts

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UPDATE 5/29/15: Please join us for a day of volunteering in Martindale in Caldwell County tomorrow morning (Saturday, May 30). ... Read More >

 
7 Ways to Spend Memorial Day in Austin

05.22.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS Comments

7 Ways to Spend Memorial Day in Austin

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Happy Memorial Day! Whether you are taking a mini-vacation or just excited to lounge around the house for an extra day, we've ... Read More >

 
School Action Readiness Plan SRAP

05.20.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

UWATX Unveils the SRAP 2015-2018

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SRAP 2012-2015 In 2012, UWATX unveiled the first phase of the School Readiness Action Plan (SRAP), an ambitious three-year plan to ... Read More >

 
Financial Stability

05.18.2015 | FINANCIAL STABILITY Comments

$150,000 Grant Helps Working Austinites Become Financially Stable

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We're excited to announce that our Financial Stability program received a $150,000 two-year grant from the Financial Industry ... Read More >

 
Alejandro Gongora, Michael Williams and Rebecca Benz

05.14.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Principal Alejandro Góngora Wins OST Award

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The end of the school year is a time to stop and celebrate successes, and that’s especially true for Austin’s Out-of-School Time ... Read More >

 
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05.13.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

May Face 2 Face Recap with Alejandro Ruelas

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May's Face 2 Face speaker series, sponsored by the Austin Business Journal and Whole Foods, hosted Alejandro Ruelas, the ... Read More >

 
Employee Campaign Leader of the Year, Laura Seaton

05.11.2015 | EMPLOYEE GIVING Comments

Employee Campaign Leader of the Year 2014

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Each year, we host the Employee Campaign Awards to recognize the donors and leaders who work hard to make employee campaigns ... Read More >

 
Community Investment Awardees: Kerbey Lane & JE Dunn

05.08.2015 | UNCATEGORIZED Comments

Recognizing local philanthropy: 2014 Employee Campaign Awards

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Last week, almost 500 companies and their leaders proved just how alive philanthropy is in Greater Austin at our 2014 Employee ... Read More >

 
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