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It’s the season of giving, so we ask you: what would you give to help your neighbor? A child? A family? 

In just one brief moment, a child, a family or an individual's life can change- for better or for worse. When it comes to the latter, United Way of El Paso County believes we all have the power to be moment-makers, providing hope in even the most dire of predicaments. Moment-makers are community members investing in the lives of others,...

Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 Related:

1 . Tell us about yourself. 

I was born and raised in the Greater Borderland Region of El Paso, Texas. Throughout my lifetime, I have been dedicated to public service and involvement in the community. Recently, I graduated from UTEP with a BA in History and in the process of applying for law school hoping to acquire an MBA in the future. My biggest supporters include my very large, loud, and loving family which includes my...

Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 Related:

1. Tell us about yourself.

I’ve been proud to call El Paso home all 25 years of my life. I am blessed with gracious parents, amazing friends, generous mentors, a royally spoiled dog, and a partner like no other. I wouldn’t love the life I have today without any of them. Along the way, I have come across numerous opportunities to make a positive impact in our community. Whether it’s been through the fruit of my work at United Way...

Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Related:

1. Tell us about yourself.

I was born and raised alongside the US-Mexico border. I started my college adventure at UTEP and completed my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting at the University of Texas at San Antonio. I immediately started working as a State Auditor and continued doing audits for the next 8 years. 

I currently serve as the accountant here at United Way of El Paso County. 

 

2. Give us a...

Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Related:

School is back in session. This year, many have said that the summer flew by. At United Way, we couldn't agree more but that's because we were extra busy committing ourselves to providing children with ways to prevent the summer learning loss -- the loss of academic skills or knowledge over the summer months -- and preparing young children for school. 

Thanks to donations and grants,* United Way was able to connect children and youth to the...

Posted: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Related:

1. Tell us about yourself.

I was born and raised in Juarez, Chihuahua. At the age of 11, my family and I moved to El Paso, Texas. At the age of 20, I became a U.S. citizen. I consider myself as bicultural. I’m proud of who I am and where I came from. I’m the eldest of four children born to Antonio and Marisela Gutierrez.  I attended the University of Texas at San Antonio where I graduated with a Bachelor in Communication with a...

Posted: Monday, July 02, 2018 Related:

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