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Thanks to the generosity of our investors, in 2020 we awarded $225,000 to 12 local nonprofits working in our three impact areas.

Early Childhood Education

Emerging Nonprofits


Mariposa Family Learning Center / $15,000
Mariposa Family Learning Center provides accessible child care to the neighbors of the Montopolis Neighborhood in Austin, TX.

Partners in Parenting / $5,000
Partners in Parenting forms neighborhood-based groups, facilitated by trained volunteers, to help new parents connect and thrive.

Established Nonprofits


Friends of the Children / $45,000
Friends of the Children–Austin is part of a national network of chapters that connects children to a paid, professional mentor called a Friend.

Side by Side Kids / $10,000
Side by Side Kids believes in the future of the St. John’s community and is investing in the lives of the children and families that live here.


Health and Wellness

Emerging Nonprofits


VELA / $15,000
VELA is a non-profit organization based in Austin, TX that empowers families of children with special needs.

Latino Healthcare Forum / $5,000
Healthcare Without Walls—Connecting minority populations to health insurance and wellness resources.

Established Nonprofits


El Buen Samaritano / $45,000
Outreach ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas strengthening Central Texas families through high-quality healthcare, education and food assistance.

Samaritan Health Ministries / $10,000
Providing affordable healthcare services to uninsured families in Williamson and Travis County since 1999.


Job Skills and Entrepreneurship

Emerging Nonprofits


E4 Youth / $15,000
E4 Youth uses the arts, sciences and technology to help underserved youth bridge the gap into the creative economy.

Catch the Next / $5,000
Catch the Next, provides culturally relevant professional development to instructors, advisers and administrators in higher ed to ensure the success of their most vulnerable students.

Established Nonprofits


Con Mi MADRE / $45,000
Con Mi MADRE is a non-profit in the Austin area whose mission is to empower young Latinas and their mothers through educational and support services.

Grameen America / $10,000
Grameen America is dedicated to helping women entrepreneurs who live in poverty build small businesses.

Past grant partners

  • Todos Juntos | 2018, 2019
  • AVANCE-Austin | 2018, 2019
  • VELA | 2019
  • Catholic Charities of Central Texas | 2019
  • Volunteer Healthcare Clinic | 2018
  • El Buen Samaritano Episcopal Mission | 2018
  • Grameen America | 2019
  • EGBI | 2018, 2019
  • Con Mi MADRE | 2018

Learn more about the 2020 grant process