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The Austin Community Foundation is a unique, not-for-profit connection between donors from all walks of life and the broad spectrum of efforts that improve our evolving community. The Foundation brings an efficiency of scale to these donors, allowing their charitable dollars to go as far as possible toward improving life for all Central Texans.

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Jeff Bezos' charity gives $2.5M to Austin's Ending Community Homelessness Coalition
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation, Dell Foundation, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation

1, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, $120.78 million. 2, St. David's Foundation¥, $61.87 million. 3, Austin Community Foundation, $41.11...more

District 5 Council candidates chat with the 'Monitor': Part II
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

Bazan, a member of South Austin's Limon family, serves on the steering committee of the Austin Community Foundation's Hispanic Impact...more

Austin Community Foundation Launches The Black Fund
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

AUSTIN, Texas – Austin Community Foundation announced today the launch of The Black Fund, a new giving network that aims to unleash the power...more

Austin Community Foundation commits to investing $1M over three years in Black community - KVUE
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Community Foundation, a public charity focused on closing the opportunity gap, announced the launch of a fund...more

New grant program prepares to give more than $1 million to Austin's Black community
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

The Black Fund has used $200000 of its discretionary funds to build the framework of the program, according to the Austin Community...more

Tito's Vodka pours money into Austin affordable housing - The Business Journals
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

The Austin Community Foundation is being supported by the local vodka maker Tito's, which is investing $1 million into a loan that will...more

Austin Habitat for Humanity to receive $4 million loan for affordable housing
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

A donor-advised fund is a charitable giving account administered by Austin Community Foundation. DAFs provide donors with the ability to give...more

Austin Habitat for Humanity gets multimillion-dollar loan - KVUE
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

... the Shield-Ayres Foundation and "a charitable giving account administered by Austin Community Foundation" known as a donor-advised...more

Whole Foods Market announces local accelerator program participants | Grocery Dive
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

... complete the program will also be eligible for a $25,000 equity investment managed by the Austin Community Foundation donor-advised...more

Bakery and non-dairy yogurt brands among 10 selected for Whole Foods accelerator program
Foundation: Austin Community Foundation

... investment from a donor-advised fund managed by the Austin Community Foundation, with proceeds benefiting Whole Foods Market...more



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