Mission: We inspire, lead and unite an eclectic community of philanthropists including individuals, nonprofits, business, and government to overcome barriers to economic opportunities and ensure Greater Austin continues to thrive.
Results: United Way for Greater Austin has been changing lives in Central Texas for more than 85 years. While the work isn’t done yet, we’ve made some key strides towards our vision of a resilient, innovative, philanthropic, creative and thriving community for all. As a local organization, we are committed to serving Greater Austin until this work is done. As a results-driven and research-based organization, we know the value that every gift has and the impact each donation can make for our community.
Target demographics: individuals overcome barriers to economic opportunity
Geographic areas served: Greater Austin
Programs: Success By 6, Target Graduation, Financial Opportunity, United Way Navigation Center, 2-1-1 Texas, Bank On Central Texas, Hands On Central Texas
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Great things are happening at United Way for Greater Austin! I have been involved with this organization for almost a year and have truly been inspired by the commitment of the board of directors, staff and donors. UWATX is working to address poverty in our community and find sustainable solutions that will impact greater Austin and beyond.