Category Archives: Makes Austin Greater

10.27.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

UWATX Staff Makes Austin Greater, One Meal at a Time

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United Way for Greater Austin employees spend countless hours each and every day promoting our vision and mission – we inspire ... Read More >

 

10.25.2014 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, TARGET GRADUATION, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY Comments

UWATX Leads Projects That Make a Difference for Local Schools

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United Way for Greater Austin believes that anyone, regardless of their ability to make a financial contribution, can engage in ... Read More >

 
United Way for Greater Austin and the Austin-American Statesman

09.22.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

Fall Day of Caring: A volunteer’s perspective

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Some might think that going out to work in a garden the day after torrential rains would be a not-so great idea. How much mud are ... Read More >

 
UWATX focuses on St. John's, Manor and Dove Springs

08.16.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

[VIDEO] YOU help Austin families thrive

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Our friends and neighbors in particular communities are struggling more - in St. John's, Manor and Dove Springs, families face ... Read More >

 
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08.10.2014 | EMPLOYEE GIVING, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER Comments

UWATX Exemplifies Employee Giving

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At United Way for Greater Austin, we believe that anyone- regardless of income- can be a philanthropist. Through Employee Giving ... Read More >

 
Daniela Knight - WLC member

07.26.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

WLC Spotlight: Daniela Knight

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With Parents’ Day 2014 just around the corner, it is UWATX’s pleasure to introduce Daniela Knight, mother of two, Registered ... Read More >

 
UWATX focus: St. John's neighborhood

07.24.2014 | FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS BY 6, SUCCESS STORIES, TARGET GRADUATION

It takes a lot to thrive as a working family

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This is the Salazar family - they live in the St. John’s neighborhood in Austin, near the intersection of I-35 and 183. Like many ... Read More >

 
Austin Scavenger Hunt

07.15.2014 | 90TH ANNIVESARY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

Get to know your city

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Austin is an amazing city to live and work in. We know because UWATX has been serving this city for 90 years. We recently compiled ... Read More >

 
Austin American Statesman Opinion Editorial on Early Childhood

07.09.2014 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Latest news: Austin American-Statesman view on pre-K

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On Monday, the Austin American-Statesman featured our work in early childhood education and the unique challenges for our young ... Read More >

 
Tech pioneers make Austin greater!

06.30.2014 | 90TH ANNIVESARY, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER

9 tech pioneers that made Austin greater

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As part of our 90-day celebration of UWATX’s 90th anniversary, we’re working on 10 lists of 9 highlighting influential and ... Read More >