Category Archives: Introduction

Meet Our New Executive Director!


Dear Friends,

We are delighted to let you know that Tom Spencer will assume the role of Executive Director of I Live Here, I Give Here beginning September 3!

Having brought I Live Here, I Give Here from an idea with skeptics to a movement with significant, proven impact, I'm ready to step...

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“Toto, I Don’t Think We’re In Kansas Anymore…”

Ernest Hemingway advised that one should, “Never write about a place until you're away from it, because that gives you perspective.”

 It has almost been a year since I moved to Austin from Lawrence, Kansas.  Last August, I moved here with a good friend of mine, a new job and way too many winter clothes (since...

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