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May 01, 2019 - Highlights, Impact Through Involvement, IMPACT-edu, Membership, Organizational Update
By Robin Loving, Leadership Austin Fellow
Wow! When I aimed to work with women, philanthropy, and legacy giving, I could not have imagined a better fit than Impact Austin. Impact Austin women universally seek to tackle big issues in new ways by leveraging collective resources, thought leadership, and data-driven grantmaking.
Since I began working in March to...
January 16, 2019 - Event Recap, Impact Through Involvement, IMPACT-edu
Discovery Day attendees were wowed and inspired by Toya Cirica Bell’s keynote presentation on January 12, 2019. Her timing was key, as Impact Austin just launched a Strategic Plan that calls for diversity and inclusion among our membership, our Community Partners, and the Central Texas neighbors we impact with grant funding.
In our first 15 years, Impact Austin...
February 09, 2017 - IMPACT-edu
Lunch and Learn with Impact Austin’s Founders
By Diane Sandlin
“Riveting, inspiring, passionate, awesome” – These are all words used to describe the out-of-the-ballpark panel discussion at the IMPACT-edu event at which the organization’s founders shared their inspirations on philanthropy. Led by moderator Susan Palombo, the near-capacity audience was riveted by...
September 23, 2016 - IMPACT-edu
September 23, 2016 – Philanthropy Education Event Recap
Unpacking Form 990 to Help Your Philanthropic Journey
By Susan Grant Palombo
The Philanthropy Education committee of Impact Austin (IA) asked members white board questions at the Annual Meeting to glean insights about tools you needed on your philanthropic journey. Our committee is developing content in...
April 11, 2016 - IMPACT-edu
The financial statements for all nonprofits tell a story: Where they are, where they've been and where they're going. For those women who typically shy away from the Financial Review section of the grant review process, this 101 session will 'demystify' those statements and debunk some standard myths associated with overhead expenses.
Delivered via a panel...
February 01, 2016 - IMPACT-edu, Member Spotlight
Did you know Impact Austin has an International flair? Well, we do, and a big part of it is our philanthropy education leader, Val Colbourn.
We caught up with Val in between jaunts around the world, and got to learn more about this fascinating woman!
Val, how did you hear about Impact Austin? When and why did you decide to join?
“I learned about Impact Austin...
October 08, 2015 - IMPACT-edu
(A Members Only Free Brown Bag Lunch session that will help you develop your own personal giving plan!)
The IMPACT-edu Committee has been hard at work this fall, bringing Impact Austin members cutting edge information and education. Please make your reservation today for a great session on developing a personal giving plan that aligns with your values and...
March 16, 2015 - IMPACT-edu
Impact Austin is a women’s collective giving group (CGG). Heck, everyone knows that, right?
But do you know what collective giving is, was, and most importantly, what it is becoming?
Collective giving has many levels and many faces, and the exact number of women’s collective giving groups is difficult to parse. CGGs range from a few women gathering together...
September 11, 2014 - IMPACT-edu
Impact Austin is kicking off the Philanthropy Education initiative that you heard about in our current Strategic Plan (“Stepping Up to Meet Our Future”) in a big way…Introducing IMPACT-edu!
IMPACT-edu is the new Impact Austin Committee devoted to providing Philanthropy Education for members. We will be piloting events this year that are designed to provide...