Category Archives: Success By 6

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 >

 
Play To Learn early childhood Austin

06.22.2016 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6

Spring Play To Learn Classes Graduate

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As our Play To Learn program runs on a school year schedule, we just wrapped up our spring semester and are launching our summer ... Read More >

 
Colins Hope Water Safety

06.10.2016 | SUCCESS BY 6

UWATX Partners with Colin’s Hope to Promote Water Safety

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Colin's Hope is an organization that educates families and children about water safety in efforts to prevent children from ... Read More >

 
Summer Learning Activities for Preschool At Home

06.02.2016 | SUCCESS BY 6

Summer Learning Activities for Preschool-Aged Children

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Wondering what to do with your young child at home all summer? We’ve compiled a list of fun AND educational activities you can do ... 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 >

 
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 >

 
Success By 6 literacy coach Americorps

03.23.2016 | SUCCESS BY 6

Americorps, Literacy Coaches Make a Difference for Young Children

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In Travis County, only about 42% of children from low-income families enter Kindergarten ready to learn. Research also tells us ... Read More >

 
Mayor Adler and Paul Cruz at early childhood briefing

02.08.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

Success By 6, Local Leaders Give Updates to Stakeholders

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UWATX held a breakfast briefing event at Google Fiber on February 5th to update business and philanthropic leaders and ... Read More >

 
Child Reading with Teacher

01.20.2016 | SUCCESS BY 6

National Book Week

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National Book Week 2016 is upon us – what better way to celebrate than to get your child involved by finding a good book to get ... Read More >

 
Play to Learn family

12.30.2015 | SUCCESS BY 6

What’s Inside a Play To Learn Kit?

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We are currently prepping to serve new families and children through our Play To Learn program in Spring 2016. UWATX launched Play ... Read More >

 
 
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