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2017 Community Grant Program

Through our Community Grant program, we connect local donors with local causes. 

 

Impact Areas:  Animals Art Community Education Environment Health Basic Needs Recreation

 

Animals

 

Horse Empowered Learning Programs, Inc. - $5,000 - Fencing/gate refresh

 

Arts and Culture

 

Norwood Park Foundation - $11,000 - Campaign for the Norwood Project

 

Community Engagement

 

Grameen America - $25,000 - Creating Economic Empowerment and Opportunity for Austin's Low-Income Women Entrepreneurs and Their Families

Texas Appleseed - $15,000 - Decriminalizing Poverty In Austin

TreeFolks - $5,000 - Community Tree Planting

 

Education

 

Seedling Foundation - $10,000 - A Brighter Future for Children of Prisoners

 

Environment

 

Keep Austin Beautiful, Inc. - $20,000 - Clean Lady Bird Lake

Shoal Creek Conservancy - $10,000 - The Shoal Creek Trail Plan: Improve and Extend the Shoal Creek Trail

 

Health

 

Ability Connection - $5,000 - Expansion of Services in Travis County

Austin Habitat for Humanity - $10,000 - 2017 Home Repair Program

Austin Speech Labs - $20,000 - Intensive Speech & Music Therapy Promotes Language Recovery in Stroke Survivors

Capital Area Dental Foundation - $25,000 - Volunteer Dental Provider Recruitment and Retention

Mothers' Milk Bank at Austin - $100,000 - Saving Babies Through Milk

Special Olympics Texas - Central Texas Area 13 - $5,000 - Special Olympics Texas - Area 13 Central Texas

 

Human Services/Basic Needs

 

 

Casa Esperanza (Hope House) - $15,000 - Appliances/Furnishings For New Home

 

Recreation

  YMBL Sunshine Camp - $16,000 - The Zilker Summer Camp 2017

 

See our 2016 Community Grants