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April 26, 2019 - Newsroom, Newsroom, Press Releases

Girls Giving Grants Award Will Help Teens Exploited by Human Trafficking

AUSTIN, Texas – April 22, 2019 –Girls Giving Grants (g3), the youth initiative of Impact Austin, have voted to award its largest grant in its history, $8,800, to the Refuge for DMST (Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking).  g3 is comprised of 88 young women in grades 8 – 12, from 22 area schools,  who each donate $100 to create a meaningful grant and award it to a...

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February 11, 2019 - Newsroom, Newsroom

Girls Giving Grants Select Two Grant Finalists

Girls Giving Grants (g3), the youth initiative of Impact Austin, met February 10 to further narrow the focus for their $8,800 grant. From 42 applications received in the fall, g3 members selected 7 semi-finalists for in-depth review in January. Seven teams made presentations and advocated for each semi-finalist, and the following two organizations were chosen for...

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