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12.18.2014 | SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

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With the holidays just around the corner, we asked Success By 6 Family Services Coordinator, Laura Olson, to share ideas and information about selecting safe and appropriate toys for young children, as informed by the NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children). Let’s start with “safety first,” as they say! Safe toys for young children are:well-made (with no shared parts or splinters, and do ... Read More >

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12.12.2014 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

UWATX Presents at TX Statewide Early Learning Summit

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Last week, the cities of Fort Worth and Austin co-hosted a summit on early learning. This summit was the culmination of the ... Read More >

 
December Meal Calendar 2014

12.10.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

Looking for a warm meal this holiday season?

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Our Navigation Center often experiences an increase in call volume during the holiday season from individuals and families ... Read More >

 
UWATX Community Tree Lighting

12.05.2014 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Community Tree Lighting in St. John’s Makes Austin Brighter

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United Way for Greater Austin was pleased to host the inaugural Community Tree Lighting in St. John's on December 2, #Giving ... Read More >

 
Family Volunteer Day

11.24.2014 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Families Give Thanks, Volunteer Together

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Thanksgiving Day is just around the corner, and with it comes time for individuals and families to reflect on what they hold near ... Read More >

 
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11.21.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

UWATX to Light Up St. John’s Community with Holiday Cheer!

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United Way for Greater Austin is excited to host the first Community Tree Lighting at Webb Middle School in St. John’s on December ... Read More >

 
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11.20.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

Summer Programs Provide More Than Learning

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Though the temperature outside continues to drop rapidly (30 degrees--really Austin?!), the Target Graduation team at United Way ... Read More >

 
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11.17.2014 | UNCATEGORIZED Comments

Looking for a warm meal this holiday season?

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Each year, our Navigation Center sees a spike of calls during the holiday season - people looking to help by donating food, toys, ... Read More >

 
TX Conference for Women

11.11.2014 | BOARD OF DIRECTORS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL Comments

2014 Texas Conference for Women

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This year's Texas Conference for Women takes place on Thursday, November 13, and with more than 100 impressive speakers, you ... Read More >

 
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11.05.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, FROM THE PRESIDENT Comments

Happy Birthday, Judge Biscoe!

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Happy birthday, Judge Sam Biscoe!Judge Biscoe has served as Travis County Court judge since 1998, and will retire when his term ... Read More >