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2019

$8,800

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The Refuge for DMST

Project Title:

The SEE Program

The Refuge for DMST™ (Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking) has developed The Refuge Ranch, a long-term, residential, therapeutic community for 48 girls, minors through age 19, who have been rescued out of sex trafficking. Built from the ground up on 50 acres in a beautiful and restorative setting outside of Austin, TX,...

2018

$8,200

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Foster Angels of Central Texas

Project Title:

Basic Needs: Beds and Bedding

Foster Angels of Central Texas helps meet the many unfulfilled needs of 5,600 children and youth in foster care. Through its partnership withChildProtectiveServicesand other nonprofit agencies, Foster Angels identifies the gaps and quickly responds to children's circumstances so they, too, can have supportive, loving childhood experiences, with long-felt positive...

2017

$6,800

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Center for Child Protection

Project Title:

Canine Courtroom Accompaniment Program

The Center for Child Protection is the first stop for children in Travis County who are suspected victims of sexual abuse, physical abuse, or neglect, and for children who have witnessed a violent crime. One of the Center's programs, the Canine Courtroom Accompaniment Program, provides a highly trained...

2016

$7,000

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Casa Marianella

Project Title:

Posada Esperanza Family Shelter

Casa Marianella’s Posada Esperanza family shelter serves homeless immigrant women and children escaping violence in a cluster of renovated houses in a residential neighborhood in East Austin. The recent purchase of a fourth shelter house allows Casa Marianella to serve 100 people a year with housing and full...

2015

$6,000

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Austin Diaper Bank

Project Title:

Diaper Donation Expansion Project

Austin Diaper Bank is an organization dedicated to providing diapers to Austin families in need to strengthen the community as a whole. Austinites young and old need a clean, reliable supply of diapers for healthy and comfortable quality of life.

2014

$5,200

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Helping Hand Home for Children

Project Title:

Kids Closet

Helping Hand Home for Children has provided a place to heal for abused, neglected, and abandoned children. The g3 grant supports the Kids Closet program, which provides new and seasonally appropriate clothes to 70 children each year.

2013

$5,900

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Easter Seals Central Texas

Project Title:

Sliding Fee Scale Program

The Easter Seals Sliding Fee Scale Program is for uninsured and underinsured children with disabilities. The g3 grant supports this program, which promotes access to rehabilitation therapies (speech, occupational, physical) and audiology services in the Austin area.

2012

$5,700

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The Christi Center

Project Title:

Kids Who Kare

The Christi Center's Kids Who Kare program is an age-appropriate support group that allows children ages 5 through 18 to move past the isolation felt after a loss by connecting with other kids who are experiencing similar struggles.

2011

$5,200

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People's Community Clinic

Project Title:

Tandem Teen Prenatal and Parenting Program

The People's Community Clinic Tandem Teen Prenatal and Parenting Program is a service for teen parents. The g3 grant will be used to fund the "Caring for Baby" project that supplies care packages for teen parents. These contain child safety items, patient education information focusing on child...

2010

$5,700

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Austin Sunshine Camps

Project Title:

Leadership Program

Austin Sunshine Camps serves over 800 high-potential, low-income youth every summer, and their year-round leadership and mentoring programs serve many more. The Camps provide an overnight summer camp experience at no cost to the children's families.

2009

$5,200

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Hospice Austin

Project Title:

Camp Braveheart

Hospice Austin's mission is to serve terminally ill and bereaved patients with integrity, compassion and respect. The g3 grant will be used to fund the Camp Braveheart program for a therapeutic counselor, a camp coordinator, camp supplies and volunteer and staff training.

2008

$5,700

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LifeWorks

Project Title:

Resource Library and Emergency Shelter

LifeWorks Austin is a fearless advocate for youth and families seeking their path to self-sufficiency. The g3 grant will be used for books, toys and mobile bookshelves for the Resource Library at the Emergency Shelter for young families and their children.

2007

$2,600

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Center for Child Protection

Project Title:

Moving Through Crisis

The Center for Child Protection seeks to reduce trauma for children during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases. The g3 grant supports their Moving Through Crisis Project which provides emergency funds for families in crisis. Not only has this project saved lives, but also it has assisted in easing the emotional pain both child abuse victims and their families have experienced.

2006

$2,100

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Austin Children's Shelter

Project Title:

New Clothes for Children

Since 1984, the Austin Children's Shelter (ACS) has provided emergency shelter, high quality care and hope for the future to the abandoned, abused and neglected children of our community. ACS will use the g3 funds to provide new clothes for children at the shelter.