Category Archives: Austin Trends

03.23.2017 | AUSTIN TRENDS, UNCATEGORIZED

Ruthless Good, a scavenger hunt with social justice and equity in its sights

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On April 8, Ruthless Good: The Great Austin Scavenger Hunt will dispatch dozens of teams from the Long Center to crack clues, ... Read More >

 

12.06.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6, UNCATEGORIZED

United Way for Greater Austin Awards $120,000 to Fund 2-Generation Programming in Austin, TX.

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On November 17, 2016, five Austin non-profit agencies were awarded grants to fund initiatives created to propel 2-Generation ... Read More >

 

10.25.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, SUCCESS STORIES, UNCATEGORIZED

GAVA Early Childhood Team Provides a New Refrigerator at Little Dudes Learning Center

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GAVA (Go Austin Vamos Austin!) is a resident-led health initiative working in Austin’s neighborhoods (78744 and 78745) with ... Read More >

 

10.05.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

All Hands on Deck at Fall Day of Caring

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Each fall, United Way for Greater Austin (UWATX) welcomes corporate volunteer teams and individuals from the community to ... Read More >

 

09.13.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, UNCATEGORIZED

2016 Early Care and Education Survey Results

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Today, we’re proud to release the results of the 2016 Early Care and Education Survey – a look at trends across the early care ... Read More >

 
Philanthropy Easy As 1-2-3

07.22.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EMPLOYEE GIVING

Philanthropy As Easy As 1-2-3!

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Each year, we adopt a new campaign theme to inspire employees to give a little bit out of each paycheck to change their community. ... Read More >

 
Two-generation nonprofit program

06.27.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, FINANCIAL STABILITY, SUCCESS BY 6

Two-Gen Programs Aim to Break Cycle of Poverty

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At United Way for Greater Austin, we focus on wrapping our arms around entire families and fighting the root causes of poverty. A ... Read More >

 
Summer Health Tips for the Family

06.24.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS

Summer Health Tips

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Summer time usually means staying by the poolside, barbecues and other outdoor festivities, but with that comes sun exposure, ... Read More >

 
Laughing Family

06.15.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS

Vacationing on a Budget

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Whether you have toddlers or teens, cabin fever may be starting to set with week two of the kids being at home for the summer. ... Read More >

 
Atlassian

06.09.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Atlassian In-Kind Donations Boost UWATX Efficiency

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Giving back to a nonprofit doesn’t always mean donating money or volunteering. We are grateful to the many companies who offer us ... Read More >

 
 
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