January 28, 2017 - Impact Through Involvement

26 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Program Grant Proposals

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 compete for grants of $80,600 each. Based on a review of all proposals, this list will be further narrowed down for site visits conducted in April.



Project Title
African American Youth Harvest Foundation Krew12
Black Fret Black Fret Artist Program
Leap of Joy Leaping Toward a Bright Future

Lost Pines Art League (formerly Bastrop Fine Arts Guild)

Teatro Vivo Teatro Vivo Young Artist Development
The Contemporary Austin Seeing Special Things



Organization Project Title
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Austin Area

Academic Case Management and Intensive Support for High-Need Students at Austin Clubs

Con Mi Madre

College-Going Programming for Latinas at 3 New High Schools

Dream Come True Foundation

Veterans Skilled Trades Path Apprenticeships

Goodwill Central Texas

The Goodwill Excel Center

Interfaith Action of Central Texas

iLearn - Refugee Youth Education Program

Kids in a New Groove

Mentoring Through Music

St. Edward's University

City as Learning Ecosystem: Revealing the Hidden Science within our Local Environments




Project Title

Any Baby Can

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas

"Lose the Wait" Project

Center for Child Protection

Building a Research Base for the Protective Parenting Program

Hope Alliance Crisis Center

Housing Assistance

Saint Louise House

Children's Success Initiative

Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Diocesan Council of Austin

Vincentian Family Center


Health and Wellness


Project Title

Austin Ed Fund

Building Trust and Connections in AISD: A Community Response to Childhood Trauma

Center for Survivors of Torture

Healing Child Survivors of Torture

Front Steps

Recuperative Care Program (RCP)

Mobile Loaves & Fishes

Community First! Village Resident Care and Wellness

Service Dogs Inc.

Service Dog Training & Placement

The SAFE Alliance

Alumni Services

Sustainable Food Center Grow Your Own Health

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