LIVE UNITED


Since 1924, we have been dedicated to providing families and individuals in need with the tools and resources needed to thrive.

What We Do

United Way for Greater Austin brings people, ideas and resources together to fight poverty in our community. Together with community leaders and partners, we’re leading the charge to create sustainable and lasting solutions to poverty and the cycle that holds people in it.

Our Focus

Our Impact in 2018

$ 999 +

invested directly into the community

999

calls for assistance answered

999

volunteers provided

999

hours of service

999

children & families impacted

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Avance-Austin Makes Austin Greater

Avance-Austin Makes Austin Greater

Being a mom to three kids can be overwhelming at times, especially when one of your children needs some extra help and special attention. Such was the case for Catalina Sanchez. Catalina found herself in a bind when her youngest son Carlos began expe...

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Electronic Arts Gives Back Big

Electronic Arts Gives Back Big

If you walked past the 2000 block of MLK on May 23 and heard “EA!”, no need to be alarmed. That was just some amazing Electronic Arts employees picking up trash in our neighborhood. It was part of their annual #EAGivesBackDay where EA employees a...

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Get access to FREE food for kids this summer

Get access to FREE food for kids this summer

“When school lets out for summer, millions of children lose access to school breakfast and lunch and are at risk of going hungry. Our summer meal programs work to make sure that doesn’t happen.” -USDA Food & Nutrition Service [embed]https:...

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You Make Austin Ruthlessly Good

You Make Austin Ruthlessly Good

On Saturday, hundreds of Austinites took to the streets of Austin in the name of fun and fighting poverty. Our third annual Ruthless Good scavenger hunt was the best one yet. Altogether, the event raised nearly $15k! United Way for Greater Austin bel...

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