At the end of a two-year journey, The Contemporary Austin learned it was one of the recipients of an $80,000 Impact Austin grant that would allow it to vastly upgrade its Spanish-language program. Told the Read More
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On the occasion of what she says is her last speaking engagement, Laurie Loew will reflect on what her small business, Give Realty, has done for the community and for herself. On Tuesday, July 11, Read More
Volunteering is more fun with a group, but before you try to start a group of your own, consider these growing Austin-area Meetups. Meetup is the online platform that helps like-minded people gather, schedule events Read More
Feeling generous? You’re not alone — and that’s great! December is by far the busiest month for making donations, and nonprofits rely on your holiday warm-fuzzies (and your need for a tax deduction) to provide Read More
The people I write about, the social workers, the volunteers, the activists and community leaders…. We’re tired. We’ve been tired, and we’ve been telling you this whole time that things have got to change. We’ve Read More
What helps remarkable young people become community leaders? First, what makes students remarkable in the first place: Support. A young person’s success is much more likely if they are surrounded by a family and community Read More