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I have lived in the border area my entire life, which allows me to express myself bilingually and embrace being bicultural. I am very familiar with the topography, demographics, and cultural factors that surround the City of Juarez and of course the city of El Paso. I am the youngest child of a family of six, the first in my family to acquire a college degree, and a...

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I am a person that welcomes the privilege to serve. Plus, I believe everyone should volunteer, throughout their life, in causes that they value. Prior to joining United Way, I served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Republic of Vanuatu and as an AmeriCorps VISTA. This year, I married my best friend, and my husband and I are now expecting our first child. With God’s blessing, I...

Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018 Related:

You’ve likely heard the adage, “Nothing in life is certain except death and taxes.” Well, thanks to United Way of El Paso County at least one of those things is easier.

United Way partners with industry leader H&R Block to help people easily and accurately file both their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxesTM. MyFreeTaxes is mobile optimized so anyone can access

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Among our newest members is our Marketing and Communications Manager, Holley. Through her spunky personality, she infuses our team with remarkable energy. Her social media savviness and knack for design is taking our communication efforts to the next level. Read on to learn more about the new girl on the block.

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I am a recent graduate of Texas Tech University where I majored in...

Posted: Friday, December 15, 2017 Related: Basic Needs | Education | Health | Income

We are so glad to have Anita as a member of our team. Her work ethic and pleasant demeanor are just a couple of reasons why she fits in perfectly at United Way. Keep reading to find out more about Anita and the crucial role she plays in our workplace. 

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I graduated from New Mexico State University with a Bachelor of Accountancy and a minor in Psychology.  I worked for a local CPA...

Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Related: Financial Stability | Income

We couldn’t make a positive impact in the community without our Community Impact Associate, Brandon. We are very grateful for his positive attitude and dedication to making a change in the El Paso community. Find out more about Brandon, including his service to our country as well as his amazing aspirations for the borderland region. 

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I am a native El Pasoan who grew up in...

Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Related: Basic Needs | Financial Stability | Health | Income