Wonder what’s happening at Eastside Memorial? AVEY will be leading an interactive evening of updates, discussion and student presentations. Tuesday, March 18, 6-8 pm in the Eastside Memorial Cafeteria. Dinner, translation and childcare provided.
Help Austin Voices rock Amplify Austin, a city-wide day of giving to raise millions to support nonprofits between 6 pm Thursday, March 20th and 6 pm Friday, March 21st! Our goal is to raise $5,000 for our Summer Youth Leadership Program at Eastside Memorial High school and $5,000 to support our statewide Save Texas Schools […]CONTINUE READING →
Feb. 28: The Austin Chronicle writes about AVEY’s efforts to turn around struggling schools using “community school” strategies. AVEY’s Executive Director, Allen Weeks, will be presenting on community schools, along with the President of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Randi Weingarten, at this year’s SXSWedu conference on March 3. Read articleCONTINUE READING →
Oct. 26: AVEY’s Family Resource Centers are a key part of the safety net for the growing number of poor families in north Austin, according to the Austin American Statesman.CONTINUE READING →