Volunteering: Capital Area Food Bank

November 18, 2015

In the busyness of the work week, it’s hard to find time to give back as an organization and devote productive business hours to volunteer work. But to maintain a sense of purpose outside of the office, it’s important to step back and devote our time to bigger things than business goals.
Recently, Brianna and I volunteered at in the Capital Area Food Bank’s mobile food pantry. There, we handed out food as those in need lined up in the morning waiting to receive their sustenance for the week.

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Shoes for Love: A Boy Scout Service Project

February 14, 2014

The Central Texas chapter of Boy Scouts for America, Capitol Area Council, is collecting shoe donations on behalf of Dando Amor. 

Dando Amor is a non-profit charity dedicated to blessing the lives of children throughout the world. To learn more about this organization, visit dandoamor.com.

If you live in the Austin, Texas area and have shoes to donate, please consider doing so using the information that follows.

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GENaustin Kicks Off Fundraising Pilot Program: Big Brave

January 13, 2014

I have been a long-time supporter of GENaustin and have recently (as in about a week ago!) joined the board as Chair of its Marketing Committee. GENaustin is focused on helping girls in grades 5 – 12 navigate the unique and often difficult challenges of growing up as a girl – body image, self-confidence, media and social pressures, bullying, etc.
 
GENaustin is kicking of a new challenge-based fundraising effort this month called Big Brave. Participants have each selected a bucket goal to achieve this year and are asking friends and family to donate to GENaustin as part of their pledge to reach that goal. 100% of the money raised will go to GENaustin.

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Citizen Generation Hosts 4th Annual CharityBash Masquerade Ball

January 8, 2014

One month from now on Friday, February 7, 2014, Citizen Generation will be hosting its 4th Annual CharityBash Masquerade Ball. With all proceeds benefitting Citizen Generation, the Ball will feature delicious bites and sweets, entertainment, cocktails provided by Deep Eddy Vodka, entertainment, and more. 

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Deseo Salon Helps Provide Medical Care for Children

October 17, 2013

We love to see the work our for-profit clients are doing in the community! One of our clients, Deseo Salon, is helping out with two upcoming charity events. Both events help provide medical care to sick children who would otherwise not have access to proper treatment.

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Fast Pitch 2013: Vote for The Christi Center

October 10, 2013

The Christi Center has been chosen to participate as a semi-finalist in the Chisholm Trail Communities Foundation (CTCF) Fast Pitch 2013! They will have 90 seconds to tell their story for a chance to win the $4,000 People’s Choice Award. Every audience member gets a vote and attendance is open to the public. 

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