Apply Now! 2018-2019 AmeriCorps*Texas Formula Funding Opportunity
11 JAN 2018

OneStar Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 AmeriCorps State Formula Funding Opportunity!  Selected organizations will receive grants to support AmeriCorps member positions that will help meet critical needs in the State of Texas in one of six key Focus Areas: Disaster Services Economic Opportunity Education Environmental Stewardship Healthy Futures Veterans and Military Families Click to view the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and Application Instructions. Below are important deadli...

Now Accepting Applications for VISTA Host Sites
27 DEC 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Host Sites for OneStar Foundation’s AmeriCorps VISTA Intermediary Project! OneStar Foundation is currently accepting applications for host sites for its AmeriCorps VISTA Statewide Intermediary Project for 2017-2018. AmeriCorps VISTA is a highly professional and rigorous volunteer service program, administered nationally by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), through which national service members serve with organizations full-time for one year. VISTA projects focus on building permanent c...

America’s Service Commissions Join #GivingTuesday
27 NOV 2017

  Washington, DC — America’s Service Commissions (ASC), the national association of the 52 state service commissions across the country, has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving in the United States and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick off the h...

Register Now for the Nov 15th “Power Tools for Nonprofits”
03 NOV 2017

  Come learn and network with more than 200 Houston-area nonprofit organizations on Nov. 15 at NRG Park. For 24 years, the Power Tools for Nonprofits Conference has equipped more than 10,000 nonprofit professionals with the tools to become more focused, innovative and diligent in providing better services to their clients. You’ll also hear from our luncheon keynote speaker, Michelle Poler, Fearlessly, LLC on "Fearless, Do More" Complete your registration for $49 today. If you are a full-time student, the rate is $25.00 if you register as a full ...

Bright Ideas for Leadership & Success Conference: 11-3-17
27 OCT 2017

  The Bright Ideas Award Luncheon will bring together nonprofit and community leaders for a one panel discussion covering important topics such as Corporate Funding Priorities, Local Nonprofit Economic Challenges, Social Impact Areas, Success Stories, and Opportunities.    Meet the ONE OF A KIND luncheon panel... Dr. Michael Tidwell  President, University of Texas at Tyler  Dr. Michael Tidwell began serving as the fourth president of The University of Texas at Tyler on Jan. 1, 2017. His di...