In a pilot program to launch in August, PelotonU, an innovative nonprofit that helps more people earn their college degrees online, will start offering child care as well, removing yet another barrier for nontraditional students. Read More
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Approximately 700 women die every year in the United States from pregnancy-related complications, according to the recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And while that makes the United States the leader among developed Read More
NXTBoard, the Austin-based company that helps boards transform the way they work through the first-of-its-kind board portal that combines both board management and strategic planning features, in collaboration with GivingCityAustin, the guide to doing good Read More
Today, Mayor Steve Adler, in partnership with City Council Member Natasha Harper-Madison and Early Matters Greater Austin (EMGA), announced the launch of the Family-Friendly Workplace initiative. Over 25 business leaders joined the Mayor at City Hall to kick off Read More
Keeping Austin affordable while it’s also experiencing a housing shortage requires creativity and innovation. Enterprising developers are snatching up what’s left and flipping it into high-rent properties that squeeze out the residents Austin needs to Read More
A new network of therapists will serve as a resource to Latino families that might be experiencing mental health issues due o the effects of detention, deportation, and migrant criminalization. The network will strive to Read More
The Austin-based nonprofit, Allies Against Slavery, has developed new technology to help social service agencies identify victims of human trafficking. The screening tool, called Lighthouse, makes it possible for organizations to quickly and effectively identify whether Read More