October 06, 2017 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

We are celebrating fifteen years of impact in our Central Texas community this year! As part of our anniversary joy, we are excited to introduce you to some more new members. We asked them three basic questions – How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, what is your short and sweet biography, and what do you think might surprise or...

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October 05, 2017 - Grants, Organizational Update

EXPANDING OUR IMPACT – CHANGING OUR GRANTS

EXPANDING OUR IMPACT – CHANGING OUR GRANTS

If you are an Impact Austin member, this information may be familiar to you since it was in the September E-Newsletter, but we know not everyone gets or reads the newsletter and we often need to hear news from several different sources!

Impact Austin is excited to announce a change to our grantmaking process that will enable all qualified nonprofits to apply for...

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September 29, 2017 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

Celebrating fifteen years of amazing impact, we are excited to introduce you to new members that we know you will want to get to know better. We asked them three basic questions – How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, what is your short and sweet biography, and what do you think might surprise or interest your new friends about...

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September 25, 2017 - Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight on Kali’ Rourke

Member Spotlight on Kali’ Rourke

I joined Impact Austin in 2005 for the 2006 Grant Cycle. I had just completed my term as PTA President of Murchison Middle School and had finished my first year on the board of the Travis Community Education Foundation (Which became Seedling Foundation!) and I had “drunk the Kool-Aid,” as the saying goes.

“Drinking the Kool-Aid” is that feeling you get when you...

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September 23, 2017 - Event Recap, Organizational Update

Gritty Women Make an Impact

Gritty Women Make an Impact

Impact Austin women gathered on September 6, 2017, at Alamo Drafthouse on South Lamar to meet best-selling author, Caroline Miller and learn more about “GETTING grit… the Evidence-based Approach to Cultivating Passion, Perseverance and Purpose.”

Over 100 potential members were in attendance and several said, “Count Me In!” that night!

Impact Austin is starting...

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September 15, 2017 - Membership

Get in the “Zone” with Impact Austin!

Get in the “Zone” with Impact Austin!

Impact Austin’s “Zone” initiative kicked off in the spring and members from across the greater Austin area are enjoying the opportunity to participate in a range of new activities.    

Impact Austin zones were developed around zip codes to create and foster a deep sense of community to enhance the membership experience and strengthen the organization. With...

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September 13, 2017 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

We are coming up on our fifteenth anniversary and ready to celebrate! We are excited to introduce you to amazing new members that we know you will want to get to know better. We asked them three basic questions – How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, what is your short and sweet biography, and what do you think might surprise or...

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September 08, 2017 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

We are starting our fifteenth year off right with some amazing women that we know you will want to get to know better. We asked them three basic questions – How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, what is your short and sweet biography, and what do you think might surprise or interest your new friends about you? Here are their...

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September 05, 2017 - Organizational Update

Introducing the FY 2018 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Introducing the FY 2018 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Each year, an amazing group of Impact Austin members works behind the scenes for the benefit of the entire membership. We are proud to introduce these talented women to you and hope that you will get to get to know them better.  You met the Officers of the Impact Austin Board in our last article. 

Now, meet the Directors of the Impact Austin Board!

Betsy Blair...

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August 28, 2017 - Organizational Update

Introducing the FY 2018 Officers of Impact Austin’s Board of Directors

Introducing the FY 2018 Officers of Impact Austin’s Board of Directors

A great organization has great leadership, and Impact Austin is no exception. A special group of Impact Austin members toils behind the scenes for the benefit of all of us and our goal is for you to get to know them better. We start here with the Officers of our Board of Directors, but keep checking in, because there is more to come!

Lauren Paver, President...

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