Category Archives: Makes Austin Greater

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04.23.2015 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Kerbey Lane Cafe celebrates 35 years in Austin by donating proceeds to UWATX!

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This May marks 35 years that our friends at Kerbey Lane Café have made Austin greater with their delicious pancakes and queso!To ... Read More >

 
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04.22.2015 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Interview with Sarah Durham, President of Big Duck

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UWATX recently hosted a "Brandraising" workshop for other local nonprofits to learn more about how to best utilize digital ... Read More >

 
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04.20.2015 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

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 >

 
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04.15.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

April Face 2 Face Recap with Michael Hsu

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Michael Hsu Office of Architecture, formerly Michael Hsu Design Office, was formed in 2005 with the goal of producing locally ... Read More >

 
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04.08.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6 Comments

School Readiness Action Plan Three-Year Update

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SRAP (2012-2015)  United Way for Greater Austin is the leader of a large community coalition dedicated to ensuring that all ... Read More >

 
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03.24.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS STORIES, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

Meet Principal Alejandro Góngora

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"On Time, On Task and On a Mission." These are the words displayed in the Decker Middle School hallway and echoed through the ... Read More >

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

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 >

 
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03.11.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

March Face 2 Face Recap with P. Terry

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The Austin Business Journal led-series, Face 2 Face, didn’t disappoint this month. Colin Pope sat down with Patrick Terry, ... Read More >

 
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02.27.2015 | 90TH ANNIVERSARY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Zine Art to Hang in Austin City Hall as Part of The People’s Gallery 2015 Exhibition

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United Way for Greater Austin is pleased to announce that a portion of the collection from STRUGGLE, The Other Faces of the Texas ... Read More >

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

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 >

 
 
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