Meet Maria Sanchez, AVANCE-Austin Alumni

Maria Sanchez and her son Moises Escobedo participated in the AVANCE Parent-Child Education Program and H-E-B Read 3 Literacy and Nutrition Summer Program in 2014. “It is very important to…

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Honoring Anurita Mittra!

  On November 10, 2023, AVANCE-Austin will proudly present the Griffith Family Legacy Award to Anurita Mittra during the 25th Anniversary Gala! About Anurita Mittra Anurita Mittra has dedicated over…

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Meet Alma AVANCE-Austin Alumni!

    In 2015, Alma became a part of AVANCE-Austin’s Parent-Child Education Program, enrolling her family at the St. Johns Community Center. At that time, her daughters, Sofia and Valeria,…

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Meet Nancy Carrazco AVANCE-Austin Alumni!

    Nancy Carrazco, our esteemed 2022 AVANCE-Austin Avanzando Honoree, is a shining example of the transformative power of the AVANCE-Austin Parent-Child Education Program (PCEP). As an alumni from the…

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¡Bienvenidas New Board Members!

Please help us in welcoming our newest board members to the AVANCE-Austin familia: Stephanie Bergara, Cristina Gomez, and Leonor Vargas. Stephanie Bergara Stephanie is a native of Austin Texas. She…

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¡Otro Día de Voluntariado Exitoso!

Last Thursday, August 4th, a group of over 20 volunteers were able to help kickoff the upcoming school year by decorating classrooms, bulletin boards, and building portable sinks to support…

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Mil Gracias to our Recent Volunteers!

A big THANK YOU to Kristen Morado and Justin Garcia for coordinating volunteer days recently! This powerful couple empowered their Latino groups at Indeed and Amazon to donate their time…

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Thank You x 10!

Diez Días, our second annual 10-day long Spring Campaign was a success! Through the support of our community, we were able to raise over $10,000 in funding to grow our…

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Our First Graduation Feria!

  We’ve been so eager to bring our graduation celebration back in person, we incorporated new ways to make it BIGGER and BETTER! This year, we invited some of our…

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