• Announcing our 2020 Governor’s
    Volunteer Awards Recipients

    OneStar Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 37th Annual Governor’s Volunteer Awards! The Governor’s Volunteer Awards honor the extraordinary impact of individuals and organizations in Texas that have made a significant and measurable difference in their communities through exemplary service and volunteering.


  • Report: The Impact of COVID-19
    on Texas Nonprofit Organizations

    Our report released in August 2020 highlights key themes from various surveys assessing the impact of COVID-19 on Texas nonprofits and offers opportunities for improvements to strengthen the nonprofit sector. The report includes data on the role of nonprofits in the state, a summary of survey findings, and specific ideas to take action for policymakers, funders, and the business sector.


  • Rebuild Texas Fund:
    Looking Ahead

    As we commemorate the three-year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, OneStar CEO Chris Bugbee celebrates the inspiring progress Texas communities have made toward rebuilding stronger than ever and reflects on the next chapter of the Rebuild Texas Fund. Visit our blog to read his letter and download the Rebuild Texas Fund three-year recap.


  • Take action in your community
    and get things for Texas!

    OneStar administers a range of national service opportunities that empower you to make an impact on issues that matter most to you. Use your time, effort, and skills to make a meaningful difference in your community while also gaining valuable professional skills and experience.



  • Give to the Rebuild Texas Fund

    2020 has had one of the most active hurricane seasons on record, with significant impact in Texas from hurricanes Hanna and Laura. Give to the Rebuild Texas Fund to support the response and recovery efforts of Texas communities affected by natural disasters!


Our Vision

Every Texas community engages partners and volunteers to address local needs.

Our Mission

OneStar equips Texas communities to meet their needs by convening partners across sectors to build the capacity of nonprofits, promoting service and volunteerism, and investing in effective solutions.

How We Accomplish Our Mission


OneStar is a statewide convener, bringing together key stakeholders from nonprofits, business, government, academia, and philanthropy to advance collaborative approaches that build strong, resilient communities.


OneStar promotes the value of service and volunteerism, effective philanthropy, cross-sector partnerships, and innovative practices to drive community solutions.


OneStar strategically invests our resources and talent to strengthen promising programs, scale proven models, and provide essential tools and support in alignment with state priorities.