I still think storytelling works.

September 26, 2011

I just returned from the Communications Network conference in Boston, which is for foundation communications professionals. (I’m one. Kind of wonkish, yeah.) But it’s always great to talk with people who do exactly what I Read More

Wow, we waste a lot of food in this country.

September 14, 2011

So I just pre-screened “DIVE!,” a documentary about one man’s journey from dumpster diver to food-rescue advocate. It’s one of those films that makes you realize how easy it is to make a difference. No, Read More

Austin, you’re amazing.

September 13, 2011

Many of us know people affected by the fires all over the Austin area. Hell, many of you are people affected by the fires all over Austin. So what would you say if I told Read More

How to help victims of Central Texas fires

September 6, 2011

GivingCity Austin readers are anxious to help the victims of the fires smoldering across Central Texas – in Cedar Park, Leander, Steiner Ranch, Bastrop and more. Here are some resources for you: First, the urge Read More