Category Archives: Uncategorized

09.25.2017 | SUCCESS STORIES, UNCATEGORIZED

2-Generation: The data, collaboration & story behind the multiplier effect

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“You can’t be intimidated by social determinants. You have to be willing to take risks, be criticized be offended and to offend.” ... Read More >

 

09.14.2017 | SUCCESS STORIES, UNCATEGORIZED

Outdoor Learning Environments & the importance of play

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Data shows that the path to poverty starts at an early age and one contributing factor is that many children who are low-income do ... Read More >

 

09.11.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Big updates on the School Readiness Action Plan

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“The number one way that we can address these long-term challenges of poverty, of education, is to invest in early childhood ... Read More >

 

09.07.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

UWATX receives $50,000 from Tokyo Electron for Hurricane Recovery Fund

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United Way for Greater Austin (UWATX) announces a $50,000 matching donation from Tokyo Electron (TEL) in support of UWATX’s ... Read More >

 

08.01.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Investing in impact

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Austin is the greatest city to live in on earth, isn’t it? I’ve loved this city since moving here over twenty four years ago, but ... Read More >

 

06.20.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

YLS Member Spotlights

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United Way for Greater Austin’s Young Leaders Society (YLS) is a diverse network of young professionals under the age of 40 who ... Read More >

 

05.31.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Partner Spotlight: Foundation Communities’ Free Tax Help Returns $33.8M to Hard-Working Families

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While Austin is a city brimming with opportunities, many families find simply affording our city a growing challenge, this is ... Read More >

 

05.22.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Volunteer Spotlight: Jimmy, Jenny & Cristian

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On Wednesday, May 17, United Way for Greater Austin celebrated the contributions of students in UWATX’s Youth Engaged in Service ... Read More >

 

05.08.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Día de los Niños 2017

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As part of Project HOPES, our Success By 6 Outreach Coordinator, Marilyn Manzo, led the second annual Día de los Niños event in ... Read More >

 

05.05.2017 | UNCATEGORIZED

Celebrating Kerbey Lane Cafe

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Kerbey Lane Cafe just wrapped up their fourth employee giving campaign and, thanks to their incredible team, it was huge ... Read More >

 
 

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