• January 23, 2022

Tags : United Way of El Paso County

United Way of El Paso County’s AmeriCorps program recruiting for

Officials with United Way of El Paso County announced Wednesday that their organization is recruiting positions under the AmeriCorps program. According to officials, these positions will support their Parents as Teachers (PAT) program and early education for children throughout El Paso. The two positions: PAT Parent Educator, First Year and PAT Resource Navigator, First Year, […]Read More

United Way of El Paso County receives Dollar General Literacy

On Monday, officials with United Way of El Paso County announced that they had received a $8,000 grant to support family literacy from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. “We’re so grateful to receive such generous support from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to support family literacy efforts in El Paso,” Deborah Zuloaga, CEO of UWEPC, […]Read More

United Way of El Paso County ‘Parents as Teachers Affiliate’

Monday afternoon, officials with United Way of El Paso County announced that the organization has received a Blue Ribbon honor as a Parents as Teachers affiliate from the Parents as Teachers National Center. “The Parents as Teachers program is one of our United Way’s signature programs which has proven to help families grow stronger,” said […]Read More

Fab Lab El Paso Launches Mobile STEM Lab and Electric

Fab Lab El Paso, a nonprofit makerspace located in Downtown, is launching its ‘Mobile STEM Lab’ with the support of Microsoft, United Way of El Paso County, El Paso Community Foundation, and the Hunt Family Foundation. The Mobile STEM Fab Lab project is an idea pioneered by MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms that brings hands-on […]Read More

Sun Metro providing youth with free Summer Ride Program

For the fifth consecutive year, Sun Metro is teaming up with non-profit organizations to provide youth with free transportation during the summer months. The Kids on the Go! Summer Youth Transportation program will offer the free bus rides to qualifying youths from June 1 through August 31, 2019 through qualifying nonprofit organizations that provide summer […]Read More

Project Vida Receives $135K for Micro-Business Economic Development

Thanks to the participation of several local businesses, foundations and government, Project Vida‘s Microenterprise Technical Assistance Program (MTAP) has been funded to the tune of $135,000. GECU, El Paso Electric, WestStar Bank, Hunt Family Foundation, United Way of El Paso County and the City of El Paso all contributed a to Project Vida’s MTAP – the […]Read More

United Way, Sun Metro Partner to Offer Free Bus Passes

For the third year in a row, United Way of El Paso County and Sun Metro have partnered to carry out the summer youth transportation program, Kids on the Go! Kids on the Go! is an initiative meant to help increase participation in out-of-school time activities by alleviating possible transportation barriers youth might have. Through […]Read More