Category Archives: Hands On Central Texas

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 >

 
Jon Le, volunteering at the UWATX MLK Day of Service

04.12.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Volunteer Spotlight: Jon Le, eBay

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For our National Volunteer Week series, today we're highlighting Jon Le. Jon is an outstanding and dedicated UWATX volunteer ... Read More >

 
Cristian Dominguez, Volunteer Project Leader

04.11.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS

Volunteer Spotlight: Christian Dominguez

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In honor of National Volunteer Week, we are honoring UWATX's supportive volunteers, employee campaign leaders, giving society ... Read More >

 
Ronald McDonald House Austin

03.29.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Students Spend Spring Break Volunteering at Ronald McDonald House

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While some of their classmates laid on a beach or drove cross-country, some students from Webb Middle School chose to spend part ... Read More >

 
Kerbey Lane scavenger hunt

03.10.2016 | AUSTIN TRENDS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS

UWATX’s Scavenger Hunt Encourages Team-Building and Philanthropy

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Looking for an innovative way to encourage philanthropy and team-bonding with your employees? Sign up for a UWATX Scavenger Hunt! ... Read More >

 
MLK Day of Service art

01.19.2016 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

300+ Volunteered on MLK Day of Service

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MLK Day of Service is a national initiative to strengthen communities, bridge barriers between different groups of people, create ... Read More >

 
 
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