February 26, 2018 - Grants, Member Spotlight

Impact Austin Member Spotlight - Marla Whelan

Impact Austin Member Spotlight - Marla Whelan

“The Grant Review Committees (GRCs) are really the heart of the organization,” says Marla Whelan, Impact Austin Grant Coordinator.

Meet Marla and learn more about her and her journey with Impact Austin’s Grant Review Committees in this member spotlight interview!

Marla, how did you hear about Impact Austin and why did you decide to join?

“I retired, and I was...

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February 20, 2018 - Grants, Impact Through Involvement, Membership

Impact Austin In the News

Impact Austin In the News

We were thrilled to see the recent article Michael Barnes of the Austin American-Statesman wrote about four Impact Austin members who have taken their philanthropic learning to the next level.

You can read Mr. Barnes’ article here.

Impact Austin leadership has always known that advanced philanthropy is a benefit of becoming a member and being involved in the...

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February 15, 2018 - Save the Date

Join Amplify Austin and Impact Austin!

Join Amplify Austin and Impact Austin!

AMPLIFY AUSTIN DAY IS COMING! 6 PM on March 1 to 6 PM on March 2

Impact Austin is a proud partner of Amplify Austin. Amplify Austin Day is the community-wide annual day of giving on March 1-2, 2018. The 24-hour period provides an easy and fun way for the entire community to give together while helping local nonprofits like Impact Austin. Since 2013, Amplify...

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February 15, 2018 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

Impact Austin attracts members from many backgrounds and careers! One thing they all have in common is a commitment to the mission of collective giving. We asked these new members 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 optionally, What do you think might surprise...

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February 08, 2018 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

Impact Austin is proud to have 446 members this year, and many are new additions to the team! Help us welcome these dynamic women who are joining us in our mission of collective giving. 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 optionally, What do you...

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February 01, 2018 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

February is the month to celebrate love and we love our new members! Help us welcome these dynamic women who are joining us in our mission of collective giving. 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 optionally, What do you think might surprise or...

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January 26, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement

18 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Program Grant Proposals

18 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Program Grant Proposals

Members of three Impact Austin Grant Review Committees have narrowed down 112 Letters of Inquiry for Program Grants to 18 nonprofits that have been invited to submit full grant proposals. Finalists in the three program areas below, as well as 19 organizations submitting proposals for a Catalyst Grant, will...

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January 25, 2018

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

The Impact Austin Grant Committees are up and running and our fifteenth-anniversary grants are on their way! Help us welcome these new members who are joining us in our mission of collective giving. 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 optionally,...

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January 18, 2018 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

This year is a special one for Impact Austin! We are celebrating fifteen years of changing our city for the better. We invite you to celebrate with us by welcoming three new members who are joining us in our mission of collective giving. We asked them three basic questions – “How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, What is your...

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January 11, 2018 - Member Spotlight, Membership

Introducing Our New Members

Introducing Our New Members

The new year begins, along with our fifteenth anniversary of giving high impact grants to the Austin community. We invite you to celebrate with us by welcoming three new members who are joining us in our mission of collective giving. We asked them three basic questions – “How did you find out about Impact Austin and what inspired you to join, What is your short...

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