Hot Movember Men

November 30, 2012

As a happily married mother of two, let me be the first to say that I can dig facial hair on men. My husband had a mustache when I married him, and it makes a Read More

DEC 4: Two learning opportunities not to miss

November 29, 2012

Here are two back-to-back learning opportunities worth waking up early for. Plan on attending them to find the inspiration you need to get through this extremely busy fundraising season. “The New Philanthropy: A Fresh Look Read More

It’s #GivingTuesday, okay?

November 27, 2012

Oh, the fabled “National Day of Giving!” A day when every person in the country with a generous heart and a “change the world” attitude reaches deep into their pockets and makes a large contribution Read More

St. David’s Foundation Comes Through

November 19, 2012

St. David’s Foundation Awards Stopgap Funding for Area Agencies Additional grants to allay budget concerns after United Way cuts programs’ funds. (GCAUSTIN NOTE – I don’t like to run press releases almost verbatim (see quote Read More

Surviving a disaster

November 18, 2012

You start to think disasters are going to happen pretty regularly now. In 2011, tens of thousands of our neighbors lived through the worst wildfires in Texas history. My family wasn’t affected, but since I Read More

SAT, NOV 10: ECHO Family Festival

November 8, 2012

If your child has ever asked you, “Why is that man out on the street holding a sign?” from the back of the car, you know how difficult it can be to explain homelessness to Read More

Austin Adopt-a-Family Toy & Food Drives

November 7, 2012

There are so many opportunities to share in Austin this year. And these nonprofits and drives make it easy. If your office, class or group is looking for a giving opportunity, consider adopting a family. Read More

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