Join Our Community of Givers

Impactful philanthropy, information on emerging needs and opportunities, investing for the future—this is what your community foundation does every day. Your gift to the Austin Community Foundation Leadership Fund leverages resources and relationships for our community’s most pressing needs—today and tomorrow.

Why Start a Fund with us?

The ease of a donor advised fund with all you love about Austin

Creative charitable solutions, professional expertise plus access to local knowledge of needs and opportunities...

making an impact

Foundation Announces $600,000 in Community Grants

We leverage the interests and resources of our community of givers to multiply our impact on the most pressing needs of our community...

how austin gives

Making the World a Better Place

With young children and demanding jobs, the Davis family values efficiency and effectiveness. They use their Donor Advised Fund to budget their giving. That's how they are helping to make the world a better place...


We are investing in innovative solutions for our city's most pressing needs.

Learn more

Want to Multiply Your Generosity?

We are where local resources meet local needs. We help generosity multiply.

Watch the Video

What's New at the Austin Community Foundation?


Giving Tuesday: Give the Gift of Philanthropy

November 06, 2015

What if the perfect gift this holiday season is a donation to a loved one’s favorite cause? It's guaranteed to bring a smile and fits nearly everyone...

From the Blog

Featured Post

  • Focus on Mission Posted 3 weeks ago
    Great momentum comes from a clear sense of purpose. When nonprofits focus on their clear mission, they can drive significant results and impact.
Read More »

What's Trending At ACF