Housing + Equitable Communities: Building with Purpose

March 1, 2019

Along with co-host Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, HousingWorks Austin is bringing together audiences interested in better understanding the challenges and opportunities around equitable communities. The State of Texas is growing rapidly, leading to an increased need for housing, healthcare, transportation, education and economic opportunities. In 2017, Read More

New housing for disabled to break ground in 2019

December 26, 2018

Thanks to a multi-agency, cross-sector collaboration, a nonprofit will break ground in early 2019 on a new 27-unit apartment complex specifically for people living with disabilities, perhaps the first of its kind in Austin. The Read More

KISS FM launching inaugural Stuff-A-Bus toy drive

December 5, 2018

 iHeartMedia Austin’s 96.7 KISS FM, Austin’s #1 Hit Music Station, announced today the inaugural “Stuff-A-Bus” toy drive benefiting Toys for Tots. The weekend-long toy drive will take place at Walmart located at 2525 W. Anderson Read More

How to Recruit Volunteers

December 5, 2018

We all know that volunteering for a charitable or worthy cause is its own reward. However, what you might not know about is that volunteerism actually comes with certain positive and scientifically proven effects. A Carnegie Read More

How to do Giving Tuesday in Austin

November 27, 2018

Today is Giving Tuesday, and say what you will about it, in 2017 the #GivingTuesday Data Project reported $274 million raised from more than 2.5 million contributions. It’s certainly enough money to entice 479 Austin-area nonprofits to register Read More

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