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May 04, 2018 - Grants

Impact Austin Announces 2018 Grant Finalists

After four months of evaluation and deliberation, Impact Austin's Grant Review Committees have announced the following grant finalists from each category that will present their programs to the full membership at the Annual Meeting on June 4.

COMMUNITY Friends of the Children Austin - Professional Mentoring for Austin’s Most Vulnerable Youth Jeremiah Program...

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April 17, 2018 - Grants, Save the Date

Impact Austin Annual Meeting! Don’t Miss It!

Impact Austin Annual Meeting! Don’t Miss It!

From Impact Austin’s first grant fifteen years ago to today, there is an excitement that starts rising in April each year as site visits are scheduled, semi-finalists are chosen, and the grant review committees zero in on their finalists with laser focus.

It all comes together on June 4th, at the Impact Austin Annual Meeting where the gorgeous celebrities are...

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April 06, 2018 - Grants

Impact Austin Announces Site Visits!

Following a series of meetings starting in January and extensive research and evaluation, Impact Austin’s Grant Review Committees have selected the following 12 nonprofits for site visits. These site visits are the final step in selecting the two finalists from each category that will have an opportunity to present their programs to the full Impact Austin...

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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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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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March 31, 2017 - Grants

Impact Austin Announces Site Visits!

Following a series of meetings starting in January and extensive research and evaluation, Impact Austin’s Grant Review Committees have selected the following 15 nonprofits for site visits. These site visits are the final step in selecting the two finalists from each category that will have an opportunity to present their programs to the full Impact Austin...

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June 07, 2016 - Grants

Our 2016 Grant Winners

Our 2016 Grant Winners

The ballots are counted, the votes are in, and it is our pleasure to announce the 2016 Grant Winners, chosen at Impact Austin's Annual Meeting last night.

CATALYST GRANT- $50,000

LifeWorks - LifeWorks Counseling Division: Funding Sustainability

 

 

 

PROGRAM GRANTS - $94,000 each CULTURE The Arc of the Capital Area - The Arc of the Arts...

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April 29, 2016 - Grants

Announcing the Impact Austin 2016 Finalists

Announcing the Impact Austin 2016 Finalists

Impact Austin is proud to announce that through the work of our Grant Review Committees, we have arrived at our Finalists in each Grant Category for 2016.

On June 6th, at the Annual Meeting of Impact Austin, hundreds of members will have hard choices to make. They will hear one last time from the finalists in four focus areas and this year's Catalyst Grant and...

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April 01, 2016 - Grants

Impact Austin Announces Our 2016 Site Visits

Impact Austin Announces Our 2016 Site Visits

It is time for a special rite of spring at Impact Austin. After a winter’s work by the women of the Grant Review Committees (GRCs), the site visits are announced and groups of Impact Austin members go out for a trip to the nonprofit applicants they have identified as having the strongest program or project proposals.

Impact Austin site visits include interviews...

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