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East Austin College Prep’s 2014 STEAM Summer Institute

East Austin College Prep’s 2014 STEAM Summer Institute Comes To A Close

By Southwest Key on 08/01/2014 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: east austin, southwest key programs, swkey, swk, east austin college prep, eaprep, students, STEAM, STEM, summer, camp, summer camp

East Austin College Prep S.T.E.A.M. Summer Institute ended the 2014 summer season with a field trip to the Austin zoo on July 25, 2014 wrapping up another fun-filled summer for the campers and staff at EAPrep

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Young African Leaders Volunteer at Southwest Key’s Mobile Food Pantry

Young African Leaders Volunteer at Southwest Key’s Mobile Food Pantry

By Southwest Key on 08/01/2014 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Southwest Key Program, swk, volunteer, capital area food bank, cafbtx, YALI, africans, young africans, young african entrepreneur, swk, east austin, food pantry, mobile food pantry

It is 3:00pm on a sweltering Friday afternoon in July at Southwest Key Programs headquarters and 25 young entrepreneurs from 18 African countries are lined up at the monthly mobile food pantry to pass out food in east Austin. These volunteers are part of the Young African Leaders Initiative launched by President Barack Obama in 2010.

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Southwest Key Programs employees Robbie Ely (left) and Don Handley (right) with Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell (center).

Southwest Key Earns Austin Green Business Leader Platinum Status

By Southwest Key on 07/30/2014 @ 05:01 PM

Tags: Austin Greeen Business Leaders, AGBL, Southwest Key, Swkey, Southwest Key Programs, swk, green team, environment, green

This year, Southwest Key's Green Team transformed the company into an Austin Platinum Green Business Leader—the highest possible ranking— in a matter of months!

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Artemis Guerrero and his daughter Arlis.

Father’s Day Spotlight: Artemio Guerrero and His Daughter Arlis

By Southwest Key on 06/16/2014 @ 08:33 AM

Tags: Father's Day, Artemio Guerrero, Southwest Key, Swkey, Southwest Key Programs, swk, father, dad, dad and daughter, community empowerment, maintenance manager, east austin college prep, arlis guerrero, eaprep, student, immigration immigrant, american dream, immigration story

Artemio Guerrero is Southwest Key Program’s maintenance manager. He’s worked with the company for seven years. His daughter Arlis is a student at Southwest Key’s partner school, East Austin College Prep.

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Ft. Hood Armed Forces Mentor Southwest Key JJAEP Clients

Ft. Hood Armed Forces Mentor Southwest Key JJAEP Clients

By Southwest Key on 05/13/2014 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Community Empowerment, Events, Juvenile Justice, Southwest Key, Volunteering

On Saturday, April 12, staff and students from Bell County JJAEP (Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program) volunteered and participated in a 5k run/walk for Human Trafficking Awareness as part as Global Youth Service Day 2014. Paul Anderson and his wife came in at 93rd and 95th place during the run.

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