Student United Way of Clear Brook High School Donates $823 to Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund!

On April 25, 2015, a devastating earthquake killed more than 8,800 people and injured more than 23,000 in Nepal. Hundreds of thousands of people were made¬†homeless with entire villages flattened, across many districts of the country. Upon hearing of this … Continue reading

Get Connected Training!

United Way will host 3 Get Connected Trainings in May for nonprofit agencies. Get Connected is a FREE volunteer management database that is available to ALL Galveston County nonprofit organizations. We receive more than 2,000 hits from people looking for … Continue reading

Texas Say What! Tobacco-Free Action Summit

Saturday, April 18, 2015 in Galveston, Texas With e-cigarette and hookah use on the rise, local Bay Area Council On Drugs & Alcohol (BACODA), Galveston County Community Coalition, Tobacco Prevention Task Force of Galveston County Texas, and Texas School Safety … Continue reading

Check out our newest video about volunteering!

What does volunteering mean to you? For Marathon Petroleum employees, it means quite a bit. THANK YOU¬†to Marathon Petroleum Galveston Bay Refinery’s volunteer team for sprucing up our Born Learning Trail! The Marathon team added lots of beautiful artwork to … Continue reading

May the odds be ever in your favor!

When the second annual Clear Springs High School Student United Way HUNGER GAMES commenced, club sponsor Tracy Cotton thought that their goal of collecting 5,000 pounds of food in a school-wide food drive was lofty, to say the least. After … Continue reading