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June 15, 2019 - Member Spotlight, Membership, Organizational Update, Volunteering

Celebrating Board President Lauren Paver and Her Inspiring Leadership

Celebrating Board President Lauren Paver and Her Inspiring Leadership

Impact Austin Board President Lauren Paver has a knack for helping organizations achieve their goals. In her professional life, she’s a consultant who works with $5 million to $30 million entities experiencing rapid growth that need help strategizing, turning strategy into operating plans and leveling up their talent and operations along the way.

“Companies hire...

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June 28, 2019 - Impact Through Involvement, Organizational Update, Volunteering

A Greeting to Members from Impact Austin President Susan Palombo

A Greeting to Members from Impact Austin President Susan Palombo

Aahh.  Summer!  The change of seasons provides such a wonderful dichotomy:  the comfort of the predictable juxtaposed with the promise and hope of change.  At Impact Austin, we have just ended our traditional grants season—our predictable and repeatable process of the grant review committees’ work leading to our collective member selection of our new Community...

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June 26, 2019 - Member Spotlight, Organizational Update

MEET OUR NEW DIRECTORS

MEET OUR NEW DIRECTORS
Four Members Join Impact Austin’s Board

Impact Austin’s Governance Committee approved a new slate of volunteers joining for three-year board terms beginning with the FY 2020 year. We welcome our new directors and thank them in advance for their service.  We also say thanks to retiring directors Rebecca Powers and Mary Blegen.

Deanna DeHaven joins the...

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May 01, 2019 - Highlights, Impact Through Involvement, IMPACT-edu, Membership, Organizational Update

Impact Incubator Begins!

Impact Incubator Begins!

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...

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February 01, 2019 - Grants, Organizational Update

18 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Impact Austin Program Grant Proposals

18 Nonprofits Invited to Submit Impact Austin Program Grant Proposals

18 Nonprofits have been invited to submit Impact Austin Program Grant Proposals.

Members of three Impact Austin Grant Review Committees have narrowed down 89 Letters of Inquiry for Program Grants to 18 nonprofits that have been invited to submit full Program Grant proposals. Finalists in the three program areas are listed below.  Additionally, there are 28...

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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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October 26, 2017 - Membership, Organizational Update

Celebrating 15 Years of Impact!

Celebrating 15 Years of Impact!

What's a great way to celebrate your 15th Anniversary?

Why, with a small, but precious piece of jewelry that will bring back memories for years to come and celebrate you as an Impact Austin Woman, of course!

Thanks to our friend (and fellow Impact Austin member!) Ernestine Lammers, a custom insignia in sterling silver has been designed and crafted by Kanti...

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October 05, 2017 - Grants, Organizational Update

EXPANDING OUR IMPACT – CHANGING OUR GRANTS

EXPANDING OUR IMPACT – CHANGING OUR GRANTS

If you are an Impact Austin member, this information may be familiar to you since it was in the September E-Newsletter, but we know not everyone gets or reads the newsletter and we often need to hear news from several different sources!

Impact Austin is excited to announce a change to our grantmaking process that will enable all qualified nonprofits to apply for...

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September 23, 2017 - Event Recap, Organizational Update

Gritty Women Make an Impact

Gritty Women Make an Impact

Impact Austin women gathered on September 6, 2017, at Alamo Drafthouse on South Lamar to meet best-selling author, Caroline Miller and learn more about “GETTING grit… the Evidence-based Approach to Cultivating Passion, Perseverance and Purpose.”

Over 100 potential members were in attendance and several said, “Count Me In!” that night!

Impact Austin is starting...

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September 05, 2017 - Organizational Update

Introducing the FY 2018 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Introducing the FY 2018 Directors of Impact Austin’s Board

Each year, an amazing group of Impact Austin members works behind the scenes for the benefit of the entire membership. We are proud to introduce these talented women to you and hope that you will get to get to know them better.  You met the Officers of the Impact Austin Board in our last article. 

Now, meet the Directors of the Impact Austin Board!

Betsy Blair...

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