Hurricane Harvey Relief Resources
28 AUG 2017

Rebuild Texas Fund On Friday, September 1, 2017, Governor Greg Abbott announced the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation will be collaborating with OneStar Foundation to form a relief fund for Texans impacted by Hurricane Harvey called the Rebuild Texas Fund. The Dell Foundation will be contributing $36 million to the fund with a long-term vision for the recovery of the affected areas. This fund will focus on helping Texans during this time of great need and will address the long-term efforts to rebuild our communities in the years to come. Those wishing to donate to the fund ca...

The Bolder Board Training With Dan Pallotta
25 AUG 2017

The Bolder Board Training With Dan Pallotta You are invited to join I Live Here I Give Here and Notley for The Bolder Board Training on Saturday, October 7th at Brazos Hall. RSVP NOW As a continuation of his TED Talk, Dan Pallotta's workshop illuminates the double standards surrounding charity and empowers nonprofit board members and staff to create sustainable and scalable business models. We welcome ED's and CEO's, board members, and staff members to join us in revolutionizing Austin's philanthropic ecosystem. Click here to watch Dan Pallotta&#...

Nationally-Recognized Researcher, Penelope Burk to Share Donor Strategies
04 AUG 2017

Nationally-Recognized Researcher, Penelope Burk to Share Donor Strategies The San Antonio Area Foundation announces that Penelope Burk, author of “Donor-Centered Leadership” and “Donor-Centered Fundraising,” is renowned for the evidence-based fundraising philosophy she derived from her cutting-edge research involving thousands of donors. Burk will provide donor-related strategies at the following two events held at the Mays Family Center at the Witte Museum.  Donor-Centered Fundraising: How to hold on to your donors and raise more money ...

East Texas Center for Nonprofits Announces Summer Training Opportunities
06 JUL 2017

​The East Texas Center for Nonprofits announces its summer training opportunities.  The summer months can be a great time to take advantage of some training opportunities!  Below are some upcoming training and events! Monday, July 17th: Longview Fundraising Plan Intensive from 8:00am to 10:00am Join us for a time of exploring in depth the topic of fundraising: specifically a fundraising plan. Marilyn Abegg-Glass will be facilitating with a presentation on what a fundraising plan is and why it is important. She wi...

OneStar Foundation Announces $14.6 Million in AmeriCorps Funding for Texas
03 JUL 2017

New funding will support 2,972 AmeriCorps members to meet local needs Austin, TX – OneStar Foundation today announced that Texas has received $14.6 million in federal AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).  Funds are awarded to nonprofit organizations, state and local governments, and educational institutions following a highly competitive process and will be matched by $37.3 million in local resources.  These funds will support 2,972 AmeriCorps members who collectively will earn up to $11.7 million in education aw...