Ways to Give

Support our community now and in the future

Do you want to respond to emerging community needs and proactively help shape Austin's future? Your gift to any of the Foundation's strategic community funds will do just that:

Community Endowment Fund

The Austin Community Foundation Endowment was established to support community needs in perpetuity.  Our permanent fund supports the needs of our community forever.

Our unrestricted endowed fund allows the Foundation to address Austin’s current needs through our competitive grant program. Since 1977, generous Austinites have placed their trust in the Foundation's knowledge and expertise to determine the course of their philanthropy for the good of our community. 

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Austin Leadership Fund

For “beyond grantmaking” programs to help shape Austin’s future

As our community grows and changes, everyone has a role to play to keep Austin a great place for everyone. Learn more about the Austin Leadership Fund

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The Women’s Fund

Focus your giving on the needs of women and children in our community

The Women's Fund engages women of all ages to combine their resources to award grants annually to improve the lives of women and children in our community. Learn more about the Women's Fund. 

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The Hispanic Impact Fund

We believe that when we support the economic security and advancement of Hispanic Central Texans, everyone benefits. 

The Hispanic Impact Fund, a program of Austin Community Foundation, leverages the assets, resilience and strength of our Latino community to invest in nonprofit and social enterprise solutions. Learn more about Hispanic Impact Fund

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Contribute to your fund

Give by mail


Mail your check payable to Austin Community Foundation and note in the memo line which fund you'd like to support:

Austin Community Foundation
4315 Guadalupe Street, Suite 300
Austin, TX 78751



ACH & Wire Transfer Instructions

You may safely and conveniently transfer funds from your bank account via ACH or wire transfer. Instructions here.

Give Stock

Donating appreciated stock is a tax-wise way to give in two easy steps. Donate stock

Recurring gifts


Other assets


Learn what types of assets you can donate to the Foundation or your fund

All donations received by Austin Community Foundation are secure. Learn more.