Browsing Tag

Austin charities

News, Now Trending, Philanthropy

In Honor of Giving Tuesday: 5 Austin Non-Profits We Love

December 1, 2015

We’ve already given thanks. We’ve gotten amazing deals (looking at you, Brown Amber Saturday). Now, it’s time for something even more important — giving back. Giving Tuesday, which takes place today, Dec. 1st, is a day of giving back and celebrating the spirit of generosity. We thought we’d get into the spirit by highlighting five local Austin non-profit organizations we love.




Girlstart empowers young girls in STEM (science, math, engineering, and technology). We’re 






LifeWorks is an incredible organization that serves 6,000 youth and families working toward a path to self sufficiency in the face of some of life’s most difficult challenges. This organization creates support for their clients through counseling, housing, education, and youth development.




I Live Here, I Give Here’s mission is to encourage the Austin community in giving back to local organizations. ILHIGH works with over 500 local non-profits and has created the program, Amplify Austin, which launched a 24-hour giving day in March.



APA-Final2Rescuing animals since 2008, Austin Pets Alive! has saved more than 25,000 cats and dogs and is working toward creating a “No-Kill Central Texas.”





Founded in 1981, Capital Area Food Bank doesn’t only feed the hungry, but it stomps out hunger all together. This organization serves nearly 46,000 people a week, serves 21 counties in Central Texas, and provides food and grocery products to a network of 300 partner agencies.



Breast Cancer Awareness Events at milk + honey spa — October 16 & 17

October 11, 2012

Finding a cure for breast cancer hits home for Inventive Eco-Organic after having lost their beloved founder, Marisa Hernandez, to the disease. In her honor, they continue to produce her line of skincare products made with all natural ingredients.

Join us at our 2nd Street District spa on October 16th from 6pm to 9pm, and at our Hill Country Galleria spa on October 17th from 6pm to 9pm. Schedule a Mini-Facial now for the day of the event for just $30. $15 of your payment will be good towards any Inventive product purchase and $5 will be donated directly to cancer research.

Enjoy sparkling wine, light refreshments, while our Inventive representatives answer all of your questions.

Call 512.236.1115 to reserve your spot now.

Follow Us on Twitter

Find us on Facebook

Then copy and paste this code into the Scripts in Footer section: