United Way Digital News Room

10.15.2018 |

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Thursday, October 4 the Austin Business Journal announced David C. Smith as the Best CEO of 2018 in the nonprofit category as part of their 2018 Best CEO Awards. Austin Business Journal’s Best CEOs of 2018 are four leaders across sectors from technology to nonprofit categories. Winners were selected by a team of judges including previous Best CEOs. David had the opportunity to represent UWATX and encourage ... Read More >

10.01.2018 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, VOLUNTEER

Corporate Partner Spotlight: Mark Huff, H-E-B

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Did you know there is more than one way to donate to United Way? From donating money to donating your time, United Way for Greater ... Read More >

 

09.21.2018 | SUCCESS BY 6

Community Partner Spotlight: Todos Juntos, Everyone is Family

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Nestled on the East Side of Austin, Texas, Todos Juntos has been changing lives one family at a time for 10 years. Founder and ... Read More >

 

09.04.2018 | BOARD OF DIRECTORS, UNCATEGORIZED

Welcome Aboard

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Our newly appointed Board Chair remembers walking around as a five-year-old with a paint scraper, tasked with scraping gum off the ... Read More >

 

09.04.2018 | NAVIGATION CENTER

Lyfting The Community

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2-1-1 is Austin’s front door to community resources. United Way for Greater Austin’s call specialists connect people in need with ... Read More >

 

08.13.2018 | SUCCESS BY 6, SUCCESS STORIES, UNCATEGORIZED

When Dog Days Turn Into Summer Shade

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The sun beats down as children from Sweetbriar Child Development Center file outside to the playground. The students, ranging in ... Read More >

 

08.13.2018 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, SUCCESS BY 6, UNCATEGORIZED

Company Culture that Creates Change: Texas Mutual

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“Now let me start from the beginning,” Teresa Martinez, Texas Mutual Project Management, and Analysis Supervisor said. After ... Read More >

 

07.26.2018 | UNCATEGORIZED

Building Better Brains: The Importance of Early Childhood Educators

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It’s a hot summer afternoon around three o’clock when we pull into the parking lot. Cars and parents scattered across the drive as ... Read More >

 

07.11.2018 | UNCATEGORIZED

5 Immediate needs you can meet this summer…

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Everyone talks about beating the heat when it’s time for summer, but do we ever stop to think about those in our community who ... Read More >

 

07.05.2018 | DISASTER RESPONSE

United Way & Partners Award $781,000 To Six Local Organizations

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When Hurricane Harvey made landfall nearly a year ago, nonprofits and businesses across Texas stepped up. In order to meet the ... Read More >

 
 

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