Category Archives: Navigation Center

UWATX focus: St. John's neighborhood

07.24.2014 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS BY 6, SUCCESS STORIES, TARGET GRADUATION Comments

It takes a lot to thrive as a working family

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This is the Salazar family - they live in the St. John’s neighborhood in Austin, near the intersection of I-35 and 183. Like many ... Read More >

 
UWATX focus: St. John's neighborhood

07.16.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

Hidden in plain sight: the unique St. John’s neighborhood

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Over the last decade in Austin, the population has been rapidly growing, jobs have been plentiful and organic, fresh food has seen ... Read More >

 
2-1-1 Navigation Center - Summer Food Needs

06.04.2014 | AUSTIN TRENDS, NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

Food needs increase, spread out in summer

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Throughout the year, seasonal needs drive different types of calls to our Navigation Center, but summer is an especially difficult ... Read More >

 
Maria Hernandez

04.30.2014 | DISASTER RESPONSE, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS STORIES Comments

Finding relief after the floods

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For some, their most prominent memory from last Halloween will be that awesome party they went to or how fantastic that costume ... Read More >

 
UWATX Navigation Center data analysts

03.06.2014 | NAVIGATION CENTER

Challenge: stump our data

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Just a few weeks ago, we released the 2013 Community Needs and Trends report for our community - and right away, nonprofits ... Read More >

 
Sarah got FREE tax prep thanks to UWATX!

03.04.2014 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS STORIES

Free tax prep is “the best thing I’ve ever come across”

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In my work with UWATX, I've had the pleasure of helping thousands of Central Texans take a meaningful step towards financial ... Read More >

 
UWATX releases 2013 Community Needs & Trends report

02.11.2014 | NAVIGATION CENTER Comments

Top needs & trends for 2013: food, health care & bills

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Our Navigation Center is uniquely poised on the front-lines of community issues - we answer calls from thousands of Greater Austin ... Read More >

 
UWATX Navigation Center Staff

02.03.2014 | NAVIGATION CENTER

Navigation Center provides help quickly, accurately, confidentially and for free

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Since 1996, the United Way Navigation Center has been connecting callers to the services they need. We took the first 2-1-1 call ... Read More >

 
Fast Facts on Payday Lending

01.23.2014 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY, NAVIGATION CENTER

What is payday lending & why does it matter?

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Over the past few weeks, much has been discussed in the media about payday lending, how the industry has grown in Texas and what ... Read More >

 
New VISTAs join UWATX!

12.09.2013 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS BY 6

UWATX kicks off service year
with 5 new AmeriCorps VISTAs

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After wrapping up a banner year with two Success By 6 VISTAs, we are  welcoming five new AmeriCorps VISTAs to the Strategic ... Read More >