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October 02, 2019 – Women's Fund Announces Keyholder'20 Speaker
Ziauddin Yousafzai, father of Malala Yousafzai, to speak at Keyholder'20 on January 30, 2020. 

August 01, 2019 – Hispanic Impact Fund RFP Opens
Austin Community Foundation is seeking nonprofit grant applications for $180,000 in funding from the Hispanic Impact Fund. 

May 14, 2019 – Women's Fund Awards $250,000 to Five Nonprofits in 15th Year
The Women’s Fund at Austin Community Foundation announced today five local nonprofits were chosen to receive a combined total of $250,000 — the largest annual amount in the 15 year history of the Women’s Fund.

March 26, 2019 – Austin Community Foundation Invests $250,000 in Affordable Housing for Austin’s Workforce
The $250,000 investment in the Austin Housing Conservancy Fund will help preserve affordable multifamily rental housing for moderate- and middle-income Austinites.

December 21, 2018 – Urban Roots Recognized for Innovative Volunteer Engagement
The Foundation recently announced Urban Roots as the 2018 recipient of the Jordan Award, which recognizes a Central Texas nonprofit that effectively leverages the time and talents of volunteers to create positive change in our community.

December 17, 2018 – $250K Impact Investment in Affordable, Accessible Housing
An investment in the Texas Housing Impact Fund will help close a funding gap for the construction of an affordable, accessible apartment complex known as Accessible Housing Austin! at Briarcliff.

December 06, 2018 – Women’s Fund Breaks Fundraising Record, Announces New Grant at Keyholder’18
Keyholder’18 was a phenomenal success—the event raised nearly $300,000, a record-breaking amount for the Women’s Fund, which supports the economic stability of women and children in Central Texas.

October 23, 2018 – New Report: Lack of Quality Child Care Options in Central Texas Hinders Economic Security of Women
A new report issued by the Women’s Fund at Austin Community Foundation   reveals a lack of quality child care options in Central Texas negatively impacts the economic security of local women and children.  

July 02, 2018 – Austin Community Foundation Awards $781,000 in Grants for Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts
Austin Community Foundation has awarded $781,000 in grants to six nonprofits for projects addressing the long-term recovery efforts of communities affected by Hurricane Harvey, which devastated the Texas Gulf Coast and surrounding areas in August 2017.  

May 14, 2018 – Austin Community Foundation Awards Nearly $400,000 to Close the Opportunity Gap
The Women’s Fund and the Hispanic Impact Fund, the Foundation’s two signature programs focused on closing the opportunity gap granted nearly $400,000 to local organizations.