University of Texas at AustinDivision of Diversity and Community Engagement

Hearts of Texas Well Underway

October 10, 2013

The DDCE is once again coordinating the Hearts of Texas Charitable Campaign on the University of Texas at Austin campus. The campaign is part of the annual State Employee Charitable Campaign that encourages all state employees to donate to local and national charities during the month of October.

UT Austin has won an award for the highest per capita giving out of all state institutions and agencies. We are well on our way to earning that award again this year! Hearts of Texas coordinator Milly Lopez reports we have raised 25% of our goal of $615,000 for this year.

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DDCE staffers Thais Moore and Milly Lopez at the Hearts of Texas kickoff for campus coordinators.

Read more about the Hearts of Texas and University Libraries’ plant sale to raise money for the campaign in the Daily Texan.

Also, see this video with a message from Dr. Vincent about Hearts of Texas and hear from a few of the charities we have helped in years past.  Learn more about the campaign and how to give by visiting  the Hearts of Texas web site.

 

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