Category Archives: Hands On Central Texas

Mark Capehart, Kerbey Lane Cafe

08.26.2015 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Volunteer Feature: Mark Capehart, Kerbey Lane Cafe

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Kerbey Lane Cafe puts smiles on people’s faces every day with their iconic delicious pancakes, but that’s not the only way they ... Read More >

 
Mendez Middle School summer camp

08.03.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, TARGET GRADUATION 0

Mendez Summer Program Served 60 Students

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This summer, students from Mendez Middle School pitched tents, made films, dissected frogs and went on service field trips to ... Read More >

 
VPL kids receiving awards at Alamo Drafthouse

05.28.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, TARGET GRADUATION

UWATX Celebrates VPL Students With Documentary Screening

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Students and staff from Webb, Decker and Mendez Middle Schools joined Young Leaders Society members at the Alamo Drafthouse last ... Read More >

 
JE Dunn sponsors Spring Day of Caring

04.27.2015 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Partner Spotlight: JE Dunn Construction

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JE Dunn Construction not only helped sponsor our Spring Day of Caring this year; employees also volunteered at El Buen Pastor ... Read More >

 
JE Dunn at Spring Day of Caring

04.22.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS

Another Spring Day of Caring Complete!

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Although it was a bit gloomy out this past Friday, hundreds of volunteers from local Austin companies forged ahead in community ... Read More >

 
National Volunteer Week

04.22.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS

National Volunteer Week 2015

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April 12th through April 18th is National Volunteer Week. We wanted to take this week to thank all of our volunteers (that's YOU!) ... Read More >

 
YLS at Mendez Middle School

04.22.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

VPL Students and YLS Build Skate Ramp at Mendez Middle School

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Young Leaders Society members and VPL students from Mendez Middle School, one of three campuses we support through our Target ... Read More >

 
Books

03.13.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION

Farmers Insurance Group Promotes Literacy in Dove Springs

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Recent studies reveal that approximately 53 percent of fourth graders report reading recreationally almost every day - but that ... Read More >

 
Texas Mutual Volunteers at Webb Middle School

02.24.2015 | AMPLIFY, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Volunteers Make St. John’s Greater

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UWATX will focus on the St. John's neighborhood during this year's 24-hour session of community-wide giving through Amplify Austin ... Read More >

 
Valentine's Day Cards

02.09.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6

Volunteers Spread Love to Local Teachers for Valentine’s Day

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According to the Greeting Card Association, 190 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged each year. Due in part to United Way ... Read More >

 
 
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