Category Archives: Makes Austin Greater

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05.13.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

May Face 2 Face Recap with Alejandro Ruelas

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May's Face 2 Face speaker series, sponsored by the Austin Business Journal and Whole Foods, hosted Alejandro Ruelas, the ... Read More >

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

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 >

 
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04.22.2015 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Interview with Sarah Durham, President of Big Duck

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Photo Credit: Tracy YoungUWATX recently hosted a "Brandraising" workshop for other local nonprofits to learn more about how to ... Read More >

 
​Principal Góngora

03.19.2015 | 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 that are displayed in the Decker Middle School hallway and echoed through ... 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 >

 
Struggle

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 >

 
Texas Mutual Volunteers at Webb Middle School

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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02.18.2015 | AMPLIFY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Favor Delivery Is “Amplifying St. John’s!”

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Local delivery service, Favor, has partnered with United Way for Greater Austin to help us "Amplify St. John's!" Favor will donate ... 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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