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03.26.2015 | BOARD OF DIRECTORS Comments

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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 know him best as a dedicated volunteer UWATX board member!We talked to Dan about his love for Austin, why he supports UWATX's work and the importance of his company having a philanthropic presence."Growing up, my parents always did a great job of instilling the value of community ... 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 >

 
Books

03.13.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Farmers Insurance Group Promotes Literacy in Dove Springs

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Recent studies reveal that approximately 53 percent of fourth graders report reading recreationally almost every day - but that ... Read More >

 
Pay for success graphic

03.12.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

UWATX Selected to Assess Feasibility of Pay for Success

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United Way for Greater Austin, in partnership with the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Dept. and Veterans Service, ... Read More >

 
P.Terry

03.11.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

March Face 2 Face Recap with P. Terry

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The Austin Business Journal led-series, Face 2 Face, didn’t disappoint this month. Colin Pope sat down with Patrick Terry, ... Read More >

 
CLS Partners at Pickle Elementary for Amplify Austin

03.10.2015 | AMPLIFY, EMPLOYEE GIVING Comments

CLS Partners Amplify St. John’s

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We love when our business partners get creative with their campaigns. CLS Partners organized their spring campaign around ... Read More >

 
Amplify Austin Power Hour

03.03.2015 | AMPLIFY Comments

Amplify Austin “Power Hour”

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Amplify Austin is only two days away! What sets this online give-a-thon apart from others is the chance to win incentive prizes ... Read More >

 
Struggle

02.27.2015 | 90TH ANNIVERSARY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Zine Art to Hang in Austin City Hall as Part of The People’s Gallery 2015 Exhibition

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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 ... Read More >

 
 
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