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
Highlighting generous and community-minded businesses, large and small, plus opportunities for your business to make a difference in Central Texas.
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
On November 1, Krispy Kreme Austin and Bush’s Chicken San Marcos announced its annual, month-long fundraiser in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. “Krispy Kreme Austin is proud to partner with Big Read More
More than 400 families in Central Texas have received down-payment assistance toward the purchase of their homes thanks to a program administered by BCL of Texas, a statewide nonprofit that supports small businesses and homebuyers. Read More
A new project of Leadership Austin enlists retired executives to work part-time in the nonprofit sector. While Leadership Austin is better known for training professionals who are still in the workforce, CEO Christopher Kennedy says Read More
Tech employees in Austin and across the country are an overwhelmingly white and male group, which can be somewhat attributed to a culture and recruiting system that favors white males. At the same time, many Read More
This year’s Art of the Gala is expanding to include speakers from beyond Austin as well as events beyond the gala. Our morning panel, “Make it Magical: Creating Extraordinary Experiences” will cover those elusive yet Read More