Texanthropy Spotlight

Feb 3

Texanthropy Spotlight: Nominate Someone You Know for the Governor’s Volunteer Awards

It’s that time of year again! Nominations for the 2017 Governor’s Volunteer Awards are open, and First Lady Cecilia Abbott is once again

Dec 15

Texanthropy Spotlight: Taylor Thompson - 2016 First Lady’s Rising Star Award Winner

This week’s Spotlight is on the winner of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award “First Lady’s Rising Star”. This award

Dec 8

Texanthropy Spotlight: Bastrop County Long Term Recovery Team - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award Winner

This week we are spotlighting the Bastrop County Long Term Recovery Team, the winner of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award for Community

Nov 28

Texanthropy Spotlight: Literacy First - 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award “Partners in Education Award” Winner

Literacy First (formerly ACE: A community for Education) is the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Award winner for Partners in Education. This award

Nov 10

Texanthropy Spotlight: LaTronda Humphries and Healing Our Heroes Project - 2016 Service to Veterans Award Winner

Photo courtesy of Healing Our Heroes Project. With Veteran’s Day upon us, this week’s spotlight is on LaTronda Humphries, the winner of

Nov 3

Texanthropy Spotlight: Dennis Cavner - 2016 Governor’s Lone Star Achievement Award Winner

First Lady Cecilia Abbott served as Honorary Chair of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Awards. The awards – presented in conjunction with the

Oct 13

Texanthropy Spotlight: 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Earlier this week First Lady Cecilia Abbott served as Honorary Chair of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Awards. The awards – presented in

Oct 6

Texanthropy Spotlight: Archer Hadley

This week’s Texanthropy Spotlight is about a very special Texanthropist - Archer Hadley. Archer was born with cerebral palsy and has spent his