STISD receives Red Apple Award in 2015 United Way Campaign

The United Way of South Texas presented STISD with the Red Apple Award for earning highest per capita for a district of under 1000 employees for contributions to the 2015 campaign at the March board meeting. 

This year, STISD surpassed $11,000 raised through employee contributions to United Way, with an average pledge of $37 and a 53 percent increase over the 2014 contributions. 

One hundred percent of the United Way community givings remain in the Rio Grande Valley to help those in need. United Way of South Texas funds over 100 programs through 21 partner agencies and six community impact grant recipients. These programs help youth succeed, strengthen and support families, provide emergency shelter and more. For more information, please visit