Recent Austin Area Funders Programs
Mayor Adler Calls on Philanthropists to Aid in Affordability
Mayor Steve Adler recently met at the Foundation's office with thirty local philanthropists and charitable foundations to discuss the role philanthropy can play in addressing Austin's affordability challenges and increasing economic development. Read more
Social Innovation: Buzz Word or Seismic Shift?
Recently the Foundation invited Suzi Sosa, co-founder and CEO of Verb, to lead a conversation about social innovation and entrepreneurship with representatives from local charitable foundations. Suzi is a firm believer that by 2050, most nonprofits will not look anything like they do now. Read more
Austin’s Innovation District: The Next Millennium Park?
Philanthropy has a key role to play as Austin's Innovation District is planned and developed. Read more