Category Archives: Hands On Central Texas

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09.26.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, SUCCESS STORIES, UNCATEGORIZED

Volunteer Spotlight: Beth Tracy, IBM

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United Way for Greater Austin (UWATX) and IBM have a deep partnership, and much of this is accredited to Beth Tracy, IBM Manager ... Read More >

 
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09.09.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, UNCATEGORIZED

Kerbey Lane Café Beautifies Open Door Preschool East

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Did you know that the average annual cost of high quality early childhood care is nearly $10,000? Imagine a family that is already ... Read More >

 
Austin Broadway Bank Volunteers

07.20.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS

Volunteer Spotlight: Jackie Oliver, Broadway Bank

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With the start of school less than a month out, UWATX’s volunteer arm, Hands On Central Texas, is already planning the Back to ... Read More >

 
Kerbey Lane Check Presentation

06.03.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Kerbey Lane Café Makes Huge Community Impact

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Pancakes and queso are only some of the few great things that come from the delicious Austin landmark, Kerbey Lane Cafe! Kerbey ... Read More >

 
UWATX Employee Campaign Awards

05.27.2016 | CENTURY INVESTORS, EMPLOYEE GIVING, GIVING SOCIETIES, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Recognizing Excellence in Corporate Philanthropy: 2015 Campaign Awards

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At United Way for Greater Austin, we run more than 200 employee campaigns in nearly 700 locations in the Austin area. Employee ... Read More >

 
VPL Graduates at Kerbey Lane Cafe

05.19.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS

VPL Graduates Celebrate at Kerbey Lane Cafe

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The UWATX Volunteer Project Leader (VPL) middle school program aims to transform youth into active community leaders by teaching ... 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 >

 
Rina Patel Wells Fargo

04.18.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Volunteer Spotlight: Rina Patel

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Rina Patel was first introduced to the United Way of Greater Austin more than 10 years ago through her position as the Wells Fargo ... Read More >

 
DaMara Alexander Farmers Insurance

04.14.2016 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS

Volunteer Spotlight: DaMara Alexander

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DaMara Alexander has participated in at least 14 volunteer projects with UWATX, adding up to more than 50 hours of service. She ... Read More >

 
Caroline Trang, VPL Volunteer an Frances Jordan, YLS Executive Member

04.13.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Volunteer Spotlight: Caroline Trang and Frances Jordan

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Our middle school VPL program is full of outstanding volunteers! You may have read earlier this week about Cristian Dominguez from ... Read More >

 
 
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