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March 15, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement
Collective giving is a powerful way to practice philanthropy. One of the benefits of gathering a group of philanthropic women together is that we also get to celebrate their community service accomplishments with them!
Kali´ Rourke is a long-time member of Impact Austin. She has filled many roles in the organization since joining in FY2005, volunteering on...
February 20, 2018 - Grants, Impact Through Involvement, Membership
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...
January 26, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement
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...
January 28, 2017 - Impact Through Involvement
26 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Program Grant Proposals
Members of four Impact Austin Grant Review Committees have narrowed down 97 Letters of Inquiry for program grants to 26 nonprofits that have been invited to submit full grant proposals. Finalists in the four program areas below, as well as 14 organizations submitting proposals for a Catalyst Grant, will...
January 12, 2016 - Impact Through Involvement, Volunteering
Collective giving is a wonderful way to practice philanthropy. One of the great side effects of gathering a group of philanthropic women together is that we also get to know them, and to celebrate their community service accomplishments with them!
Cynthia Hoff is a long-time member and supporter of Impact Austin. She has filled many roles in the organization,...
October 24, 2015 - Event Recap, Impact Through Involvement
Several members of Impact Austin recently attended the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network (WCGN) conference in Charlotte, North Carolina.
They had a fabulous time, connected with and learned from women’s philanthropy groups throughout the nation, and made meaningful friendships.
Impact Austin Board President, Rebekah Bonde, reflected on this...
February 16, 2015 - Impact Through Involvement
Amplify Austin is 24 hours of giving, from 6pm Thursday, March 5th, to 6pm Friday, March 6th, 2015. In the past two years it has raised $8.5 million for the 500 non-profits that participated in the effort.
It is a great way for Impact Austin to raise much-needed funds to assure the continuation of our remarkable work of granting $5 million in the past twelve...
November 03, 2014 - Grants, Impact Through Involvement
This is the time of year when our members sign up for Focus Area Committees (FACs) to help us select the worthy organizations that will be our finalists for our 2015 funding.
Here’s the way our grant process works:
Every year nonprofits submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs). These are carefully screened and those selected by the FACs are invited to submit full...