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It's no understatement when we say Eric is the perfect fit for the work we're accomplishing with El Paso Independent District's Community Schools, a program that's helping families in Segundo Barrio find community resources. Eric is great communicator and connector who is eager to make things happen. Keep reading to learn more about him and the work he's leading. 

1. Tell me about yourself. 

I am a person who is...

Posted: Friday, July 07, 2017 Related: Education | Health

If you know Rodolfo and even if you don't, you'll discover with one quick conversation that he's all about community. Through his words and actions he's showcases that he's a strong believer in community, particularly in our El Paso community and its potential. That's why we're so excited to have him on our team. For the next year, he'll be working to develop programs that will help at risk students. 

1. Tell me about yourself. ...

Posted: Wednesday, July 05, 2017 Related:

We're pleased to introduce you to Kristine. She's a strong connector. Through her initiative, she's not only focused on her role as United Way's Health Access Coordinator but also on building community among all the VISTA members who are serving across the city. 

1. Tell us a little about yourself.

I am a mother of three girls, ages 6, 10 and 19. My time is spent best alongside my family (preferably outdoors), baking,...

Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017 Related: Basic Needs | Health

Last week, we shared the news that we had welcomed to the team new VISTA Members which rounded our total to four. Today, we introduce you to Alessandra who will be coordinating work within the out of school time field. She recently hosted and gathered the BOOST Network (Borderland Out of School Time) for its ...

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Related: Education

The work of United Way never stops. Luckily, we've enlisted the help of some wonderful, selfless individuals who have recently joined the team as AmeriCorps VISTA Members. AmeriCorp VISTA Members build capacity at nonprofits, like United Way, and help them generate the commitment of private sector resources, encourage volunteer service at...

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Related: Education

United Way of El Paso County (UWEPC) has begun the important annual process of reviewing Community Impact* funding. Thanks to feedback from volunteers, this year's interim review process will include visits to funded agencies as...

Posted: Monday, April 03, 2017 Related: Basic Needs | Education | Financial Stability

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