Category Archives: Austin Trends

Gentrifcation and Gender Austin

05.13.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Gentrification and Gender: How Austin’s Changing Neighborhoods Affect Women and Children

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Austin Community Foundation and United Way for Greater Austin co-hosted a panel on May 12th, "Gentrification & Gender: How ... Read More >

 
Austin ISD Pre-K3

05.06.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6

AISD Doubles Capacity For Pre-K3 Next Year

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(Via Austin ISD Press Release) Austin ISD will nearly double its capacity to teach prekindergarten for three-year-olds (Pre-K3) ... Read More >

 
Groupo Fantasma Filming United Way for Greater Austin's Get Together Music Video

05.05.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS

It’s Latino Music Month!

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All throughout Austin you will find Latino-inspired and/or owned establishments around town, from the famous Juan in a ... Read More >

 
How Much do Austinites donate to charity?

04.27.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS

How Does Austin Rank in Charitable Donations?

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How charitable is Austin compared to other cities in the U.S.? In 2015, overall charitable giving in the United States increased ... Read More >

 
Earth Day 2016

04.22.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

10 Easy Ways To Be Environmentally Friendly

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Today is Earth Day. It has always been important, but now more than ever is the time to reflect on how your daily rituals are ... Read More >

 
Greater Austin community needs

04.20.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER

Community Needs and Trends Report 2015

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Since 1996, our Navigation Center has served as the access point for our community for health and human resources. The 2-1-1 ... Read More >

 
GAVA Go Austin Vamos Austin childhood obesity

04.06.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6

GAVA! Initiatives Involve Residents in Improving Communities

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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 >

 
E. Cesar Chavez St

03.31.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS

Who Was César Chávez?

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Photo by: Wikimedia Commons   From east César Chávez Street to the César Chávez neighborhood, Chávez's presence is obvious in ... Read More >

 
David C. Smith

03.28.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, BOARD OF DIRECTORS

UWATX Appoints David C. Smith As New CEO

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We are excited to announced that the UWATX Board of Directors has appointed David C. Smith, founder of Hill Country Ride for AIDS, ... Read More >

 
United Way Austin financial literacy classes

03.22.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, FINANCIAL STABILITY, SUCCESS STORIES

UWATX Launches CommunityTHRIVE

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United Way for Greater Austin recently launched a new initiative within our Financial Stability work called CommunityTHRIVE. ... Read More >

 
 
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