Austin’s philanthropic history, people and future, highlighting modern innovations in giving with impact. Sponsored by St. David’s Foundation.
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
Support for our coverage of Philanthropy stories comes from St. David’s Foundation. Since 1999, the Austin American-Statesman’s Season for Caring program has been raising money the old-fashioned way: Compelling stories distributed as widely as possible. Read More
What’s not to love about a day when people across the country are encouraged to donate to charity? For nonprofit organizations, there’s plenty not to love. Here’s why. Giving days are created by outside organizations, Read More