It is with great pride that I write this blog post and share some exciting news that’s hot off the press! Today, the Chronicle for Philanthropy released its May issue which features I Live Here I Give Here and our flagship program Amplify Austin Day. The national coverage, written by Heather Joslyn, highlights the evolution of our mission and the future of giving in Austin.Read More
Partners including Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Favor Delivery to donate to local nonprofits across Central Texas
Austin Monthly and I Live Here I Give Here partnered to produce the premiere issue of I Live Here I Give Here Magazine. Sent to subscribers of Austin Monthly with the February issue, the magazine highlights nonprofits and philanthropists in the capital city.Read More
I Live Here I Give Here is pleased to announce the appointment of Courtney Manuel as the nonprofit’s new executive director. She is set to begin in this role on Tuesday, January 22 and will lead the organization, which is focused on making Austin the most generous community in the nation, in a continued period of growth and success for the nonprofit.Read More
St. David’s Foundation has pledged to donate $1.3 million in matching funds during I Live Here I Give Here’s Amplify Austin Day, which is slated to take place February 28 through March 1, 2019.Read More
We are proud to announce that the Central Texas community participated in over 4.1 million actions-for-good over the course of last week’s Giving Tuesday, benefitting and impacting many nonprofits, initiatives and the people of our community.Read More
How I Live Here I Give Here is inspiring neighbors to give back to the city they love!
If you haven’t heard of it yet, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that takes place every year the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The movement brings people together around service and giving. Started by the 92nd Street Y in 2012, #GivingTuesday has spread to 150+ countries and last year alone raised over $300 million for nonprofits. But #GivingTuesday is not just about the dollars - it is about communities joining forces for good!Read More
I Live Here I Give Here (ILHIGH) is proud to announce that the local nonprofit will serve for a second consecutive year as the official Community Leader in the Central Texas region for Giving Tuesday – an annual global event taking place the Tuesday immediately following Thanksgiving. Giving Tuesday is meant to serve as a time for people across the world to celebrate philanthropy and give back to their communities after the consumer-fueled shopping events of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.Read More
I Live Here I Give Here (ILHIGH) is announcing today the resignation of Celeste Flores as executive director of the Austin-based organization.Read More
Following the incredible success of Amplify Austin Day 2017, which raised over $9.8 million for 700 nonprofits in Central Texas, I Live Here I Give Here (ILHIGH) announces that St. David’s Foundation has once again pledged to donate $1 million in matching funds during Amplify Austin’s sixth annual event which is slated to take place March 1 through March 2, 2018.Read More
When we think of a superhero, what comes to mind? A mask, a cape, a superhuman power…someone coming in to save the day for fellow mankind.
Aside from the mask and cape (but we can get you one if you want), you have all the power you need to be a hero to the citizens of this great region… and there is one day a year when we make it easy. That is Amplify Austin Day.Read More
I Live Here I Give Here will be co-presenting The Bolder Board Training with Notley taking place on Saturday, Oct. 7. The Bolder Board Training liberates nonprofits and social impact companies from financial and cultural barriers and empowers them to discover new paths to reach their goals.Read More