Category Archives: Young Leaders Society

YLS Volunteers at Webb Middle School Prom

06.08.2016 | GIVING SOCIETIES, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

YLS Members Volunteer at Webb Middle School Prom

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On the eve before the last day of school, a group of dedicated UWATX Young Leaders Society members volunteered at Webb Middle ... Read More >

 
UWATX Employee Campaign Awards

05.27.2016 | CENTURY INVESTORS, EMPLOYEE GIVING, GIVING SOCIETIES, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Recognizing Excellence in Corporate Philanthropy: 2015 Campaign Awards

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At United Way for Greater Austin, we run more than 200 employee campaigns in nearly 700 locations in the Austin area. Employee ... 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 >

 
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 >

 
Decker Middle School Literacy Night

02.16.2016 | MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Decker Students Lead Literacy Night Project

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Decker Middle School students in our VPL program volunteered at Decker Literacy Night on February 11th. The students in the UWATX ... 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 >

 
Webb Middle School holiday tree lighting

12.07.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

UWATX Hosts 2nd Annual Community Tree Lighting

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We held our 2nd Annual Community Tree Lighting event for the St. John's community on Giving Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Webb Middle ... Read More >

 
UWATX Volunteers in Costumes

10.30.2015 | MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, UNCATEGORIZED, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Volunteers Scaring for a Good Cause!

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In celebration of the spookiest time of the year, UWATX's Young Leaders Society (YLS) members volunteered at Decker Middle ... Read More >

 
Mendez Middle School students

09.01.2015 | YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

I Wish I Could Tell My Middle School Self

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This year's Young Leader's Society campaign kicks off on September 3rd. Each year, United Way for Greater Austin provides quality ... Read More >

 
YLS at Mendez Middle School

04.22.2015 | HANDS ON CENTRAL TEXAS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

VPL Students and YLS Build Skate Ramp at Mendez Middle School

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Young Leaders Society members and VPL students from Mendez Middle School, one of three campuses we support through our Target ... Read More >

 
 
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