The BIG Give


The BIG Give presented by Mercedes-Benz of Austin

The BIG Give is Austin’s celebration of giving and receiving well. This year we celebrated all things local – giving local, eating local, bidding local with a silent auction that showcased Austin’s finest.

2015 Patsy Woods Martin BIG Giver
David B. Weaver
Vinson & Elkins, LLP, Partner
Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas, Board of Directors, Secretary

Winner of 2015 RetailMeNot Nonprofit Award
ACE: A Community for Education

The BIG Give event proceeds allow I Live Here, I Give Here to operate high-level programs, like Amplify Austin, that educate and connect philanthropists and nonprofits in our community.

RetailMeNot Nonprofit Award


2015 BIG Give Committee:

Christina Allen
Laura Brady York, Co-chair
Elizabeth Buchanan
Noel Bridges
Amy Byrd, Co-chair
Megan Coover
Katy Freshour
Caitlin Gooch
Kara Hall
Anna Hardeman
Meredythe Heaton
Lesley Hile
Genny Hill
Claire Reid
Meredith Reynolds
Jessica Stathos
Katy Steiner
CiCi Williams
Emily Winkler