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For nearly 100 years, United Way for Greater Austin has been creating opportunity for all people, children, and families. Help us continue this critical work.

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 2019

$ 999 +

invested directly into the community

999

requests for help answered

999

volunteers provided

999

hours of service

999

children & families impacted

What We’re Up To

Happy 2nd Birthday Family Connects! Meet the Nurses…

Happy 2nd Birthday Family Connects! Meet the Nurses…

Family Connects Texas turns 2 years old this month, and we are so excited to celebrate the women who make this work possible! In case you didn’t know, research shows that 95 percent of all families have needs after the birth of a child. These needs...

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MAKE AN AUSTIN THAT WORKS FOR EVERYONE

MAKE AN AUSTIN THAT WORKS FOR EVERYONE

Blog contributions from Jordan Gutierrez-Ramirez, United Way ATX Corporate Volunteer Manager Brooke Freeland, United Way ATX Policy Consultant Cathy McHorse, United Way ATX VP of Success By 6 At United Way for Greater Austin we welcome our ...

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An interview with Board Member Yvette Ruiz

An interview with Board Member Yvette Ruiz

Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15 to October 15, and we are thrilled - this month and every month - to celebrate the work and passion of Hispanic leaders in our Greater Austin community. Today, we’re excited to introduce you to Yvette Ruiz...

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New Look, Same Good: Volunteering with United Way ATX

New Look, Same Good: Volunteering with United Way ATX

Blog contributions by Jordan Gutierrez-Ramirez, United Way for Greater Austin, Corporate Volunteer Manager In our world, a lot has changed since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic….but some things will always be the same: like our commitment to...

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