Texanthropy Spotlight

Sep 22

Texanthropy Spotlight: Rebuild Texas Fund

This is a trying time for our state as many of our fellow Texans continue to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. But many Texans have asked me what they can do to help, and I encourage those who can to contribute to the Rebuild Texas Fund.

Sep 15

Texanthropy Spotlight: Google

This week we are spotlighting Google - a company well-known for its charitable work in local communities. Google has been an active member of the Austin community for the last ten years and has made a major Texanthropic impact through partnerships with regional organizations, volunteer work, and community grants. The company’s philanthropic efforts in Texas are broad, ranging from computer science education, to working to bridge the digital divide, to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

Jun 22

Texanthropy Spotlight: Spring Branch Family Development Center – 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

Today I’m highlighting the second-to-last of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner – the Spring Branch Family Development Center.

Apr 13

Texanthropy Spotlight: Blue Corps - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

There were eleven GVA winners in 2016 and eight have been highlighted so far. Today I’m going to tell you about the winner of the GVA for

Mar 14

Texanthropy Spotlight: The Texas Dancehall Tour

If you love Texas history and music as much as I do, then you will definitely want to check out the Texas Dance Hall Tour. Texas music legend Ray

Feb 23

Texanthropy Spotlight: The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

This week we are spotlighting The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation, El Paso, the winner of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award for

Feb 17

Texanthropy Spotlight: Brenda Gormley - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

Brenda Gormley, the winner of the 2016 National Service “Make A Difference” Governor’s Volunteer Award, is this week’s

Feb 9

Texanthropy Spotlight: TCU Office for Community Engagement - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

This week we are spotlighting Texas Christian University’s Office for Community Engagement, the winner of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer