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April 18, 2016 - Organizational Update

Endowment Creates Permanence for Impact Austin

Endowment Creates Permanence for Impact Austin

The Board of Directors of Impact Austin is excited to announce the establishment of The Rebecca Warren Powers Endowment for Impact Austin.

At a recent luncheon that included Impact Austin leadership, founding members and long-time supporters, Rebecca Powers announced she was making the first private donation to the fund in honor of the five members who founded...

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February 05, 2016 - Organizational Update

What You Did in 2015! - Impact Austin’s Annual Report

What You Did in 2015! - Impact Austin’s Annual Report

Impact Austin has just released its FY 2015 annual report and audited financial statements.

It was a great year for Impact Austin with the organization surpassing the $5 million mark in giving to the Austin community since its inception.

Impact Austin's youth initiative, Girls Giving Grants (g3), also passed a milestone--celebrating its 10th anniversary and...

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December 07, 2015 - Organizational Update

Have a Happy Impact Austin Holiday!

Have a Happy Impact Austin Holiday!

The holiday season is here! What‘s your plan to honor the Impact Austin Woman in your life this year? Does she already have a 2016 Membership? (That is the best present of all, right?)

Whether she is a member or becoming one...

We have an idea that will fit the bill perfectly!

 

The Impact Austin Vintage Daisy Insignia

 

The Impact Austin Vintage Daisy...

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October 22, 2015 - Organizational Update

Introducing the FY 2016 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Introducing the FY 2016 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Each year, a very special group of Impact Austin members work behind the scenes for the benefit of the entire membership.  In a continuing series of blog posts, we are introducing you to these talented women and hope that this will allow you to get to know them a little better.  You met the Officers in our last “Introducing” article. 

Now, meet the Directors of...

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September 07, 2015 - Organizational Update

Introducing the FY 2016 Officers of Impact Austin’s Board of Directors

Introducing the FY 2016 Officers of Impact Austin’s Board of Directors

All great organizations have great leadership, and Impact Austin is no exception.  A very special group of Impact Austin members toil behind the scenes for the benefit of all of us and over the next two months, a series of blog posts will allow you to get to know them a little better. We start here with the Officers of our Board of Directors, but keep checking...

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July 27, 2015 - Organizational Update

In Retrospect…What You Did This Year

In Retrospect…What You Did This Year

At the end of each fiscal year, it is tradition to look back and see what was accomplished.

Some do it with an Annual Report (FY2015 is to come!), some with a newsletter, and some just announce it at a board meeting.  

Impact Austin women like to celebrate, in addition to all of those activities!

Here is a short list of what YOU, as Impact Austin members,...

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May 27, 2015 - Organizational Update

Why Come to the Annual Meeting?

Why Come to the Annual Meeting?

If you are struggling with the decision of whether to come to the Impact Annual Meeting on June 8th, here are some things to think about.

First, everyone understands that Impact Austin is filled with busy women.

Actually, that is the kind of woman it often attracts, because its grant making process is a results and metric-driven activity that guarantees busy...

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April 13, 2015 - Organizational Update

Is There an Impact Austin Mom in Your Life?

Is There an Impact Austin Mom in Your Life?

You have given her flowers. You have given her candy. You have given her many heartfelt cards over the years…

What‘s your plan to honor the Impact Austin Mom in your life this year?

We have an idea that will fit the bill perfectly!

 

The Impact Austin Vintage Daisy Insignia

 

 

The Impact Austin Modern Daisy Insignia

 

The Impact Austin Modern or...

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March 23, 2015 - Organizational Update

What a Year it’s Been! – Impact Austin’s 2014 Annual Report

What a Year it’s Been! – Impact Austin’s 2014 Annual Report

Dear Members and Friends:

Our fiscal year 2014 was full of important changes at Impact Austin as we started our second decade of grant making in Central Texas. With 500 members, we awarded five $100,000 grants in June. Of our members, 134 of you worked on a Focus Area Committee and fulfilled our commitment to empower women to be philanthropists in their...

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December 18, 2014 - Organizational Update

Impact Austin Executive Director Appointed

Impact Austin Executive Director Appointed

As we look forward to our 2015 grant cycle and approach our $5 million milestone, we are pleased to share important news with you!

After a review of more than 40 applicants and a month-long interview process, the Board of Directors selected Donna Benson-Chan to be Executive Director of Impact Austin, effective January 1, 2015. In her presentation to the Board...

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