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What We Do

United Way for Greater Austin brings people, ideas, and resources together to fight poverty in our community. Since 1924, we have been dedicated to providing families and individuals in need with the tools and resources they need to thrive.

Our Focus

Our Impact in 2020

Strategic work in education,
health, and financial stability

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invested into the community
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children, families, and individuals impacted

COVID-19 Relief

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invested into the community
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people impacted

2020 Census Outreach

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invested into the community
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people impacted
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requests for help answered

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volunteers provided

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hours of service

What We’re Up To

A First Look at Our Newest Initiative: K-12 Education

A First Look at Our Newest Initiative: K-12 Education

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation recently approached United Way for Greater Austin with an opportunity to expand our work beyond early childhood education and into the K-12 space. The Foundation offered funding because they’ve seen proof of ...

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A Night United 2021: Truly a night to remember

A Night United 2021: Truly a night to remember

Wow, what a night! With moving stories, inspiring levels of generosity, and a sweet dance party,  A Night United was truly a night to remember. More than 500 Austinites attended, and despite not being together in the same room, it felt like a commun...

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United together, we can weather every storm

United together, we can weather every storm

Fighting poverty means fighting to change broken systems, and last week every member of our community felt the weight of broken systems. No one in Texas was safe from the statewide systems failure that caused millions of Texans to be without power, h...

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5 organizations to celebrate, and 1 thing to do

5 organizations to celebrate, and 1 thing to do

Happy Black History Month! There are many incredible organizations in Austin fighting for social justice, racial equity, and preserving and furthering Black culture in our community. Here are 5 organizations you can celebrate this month, and one easy...

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