Volunteerism

City of Austin – To Volunteer or Not?

That is one of many, many questions a new City of Austin committee has been tasked to answer. Luckily a smart group of people has been pulled together to answer this question. That group includes me (strangely enough) and I’ve decided to blog about the process. Consider me your inside FOIA person. The committee has been pulled together by the ...

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Local Texas Nonprofits Need You!

Attend Greenlights’ 2011 Board Summit on Thursday, June 9, to meet the executive leaders of 50+ Central Texas nonprofits and to network with 300+ business professionals. Hear how board service helps you build professional skills and networks, and learn what you should ask before joining a board of directors. When: June 9, 2011, 6:15-8:45 pm Where: Bob Bullock Texas State ...

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Are you Generation Y? Into Nonprofits?

Y Gen Outloud is sponsoring a contest for young volunteers to show us what they’re doing this holiday season to give back to their communities. There are three categories: essay, video, and slideshow. The winner from each group will receive a $250 Visa gift card and a spot as a guest (along with their nonprofit) on my “Keeping Up with ...

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Mommy and Daddy Do It Pro Bono – Win a Trip

From the folks at TapRoot : “Do you know a mom or dad who is a professional superhero? They get the kids dressed and out of the door, are rock stars at work and, in between, get everyone motivated to make a difference faster than a train, plane or automobile? Great! We want the world to know them too! Submit ...

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