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February 07, 2019 - Girls Giving Grants, Impact Through Involvement, Membership, Volunteering

Join Us For Amplify Austin February 28 to Support g3!

Join Us For Amplify Austin February 28 to Support g3!

It’s only one day, but it makes an enormous impact on our community. Amplify Austin is our city’s annual 24-hour fundraising tradition that will occur February 28-March 1, 2019. Last year’s event raised $10.3 million for 700 Austin non-profit organizations, including Impact Austin. This year we are raising money for a special purpose – to provide program support...

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December 03, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement, Membership, Save the Date

Top 10 Reasons To Attend Discovery Day

Top 10 Reasons To Attend Discovery Day

Discovery Day is one of Impact Austin’s don’t miss, signature events! If you’ve never been before, you’re in for a dynamic, energetic, interesting morning. Here are 10 reasons why you should attend Discovery Day on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 8 am – noon.

1. Learn. Discovery Day is a great opportunity to learn about the most pressing gaps experienced by...

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January 16, 2019 - Event Recap, Impact Through Involvement, IMPACT-edu

ELEVATING DIVERSITY. ENSURING INCLUSION.

ELEVATING DIVERSITY. ENSURING INCLUSION.

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...

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January 08, 2019 - Impact Through Involvement, Member Spotlight, Volunteering

Impact Austin Member Spotlight on Linda Yang

Impact Austin Member Spotlight on Linda Yang

New members are the lifeblood of Impact Austin, infusing innovative ideas and energy to support our mission to transform the Austin community through collective giving. As one of Impact Austin’s brand new members, Linda Yang has already jumped in to provide valuable insight on the marketing committee and is serving as one of the co-chairs of Discovery Day on...

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December 10, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement, Membership, Organizational Update, Volunteering

Membership: What a Journey!

Membership: What a Journey!
MEMBERSHIP: WHAT A JOURNEY!

A journey begins with the first step. A member takes her first step with Impact Austin when she joins us. Where will her journey go next?  What are her opportunities ahead?

Until recently, Impact Austin’s membership efforts focused primarily on recruitment and a follow-up orientation. These have been amazingly successful, thanks to...

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July 25, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement, Membership, Volunteering

GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND: VOLUNTEER LEADERS HONORED BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND: VOLUNTEER LEADERS HONORED BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Author: Lauren Paver, President

On June 25, the Board of Directors hosted a special event that honored Impact Austin volunteers for fueling the organization’s member-powered engine. Special thanks and recognition were given to the following ‘Wonder Women’ for above-and-beyond contributions. These ladies didn’t just apply their talents to our mission but also...

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May 24, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement, Member Spotlight

Impact Austin Members In the News - Val Kirk

Impact Austin Members In the News - Val Kirk

Impact Austin members are special women who are using their talents, education, passion, and energy to change their neighborhoods, towns, and even the nation. Val Kirk is one of those women who will be making a difference at a national level as she joins the Board of Directors of the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network (WCGN). She will join the WCGN...

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April 23, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement

Impact Austin Members in Community News - Austin Under 40 Award 2018

Impact Austin Members in Community News - Austin Under 40 Award 2018

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!

Impact Austin member, Kendall Antonelli has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Austin Under 40 Awards in the Culinary Arts, Events, &...

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April 20, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement

Impact Austin Members in Community News: Austin Woman’s Way 2018 Award

Impact Austin Members in Community News: Austin Woman’s Way 2018 Award

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!

Pam Friedman is a Wealth Manager and Founding Partner at Silicon Hills Wealth Management.

She serves a growing force of women taking on more...

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April 16, 2018 - Impact Through Involvement

Impact Austin Members in Community News: Austin Woman’s Way 2018 Awards

Impact Austin Members in Community News: Austin Woman’s Way 2018 Awards

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!

Joyce Lauck has been executive director of AGE of Central Texas since 2000. AGE of Central Texas is a local not for profit tackling the...

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