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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,...

2019

The SEE Program

$8,800

Project Title:

The Refuge for DMST

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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...

2018

Basic Needs: Beds and Bedding

$8,200

Project Title:

Foster Angels of Central Texas

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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...

2017

Canine Courtroom Accompaniment Program

$6,800

Project Title:

Center for Child Protection

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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...

2016

Posada Esperanza Family Shelter

$7,000

Project Title:

Casa Marianella

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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.

2015

Diaper Donation Expansion Project

$6,000

Project Title:

Austin Diaper Bank

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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.

2014

Kids Closet

$5,200

Project Title:

Helping Hand Home for Children

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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.

2013

Sliding Fee Scale Program

$5,900

Project Title:

Easter Seals Central Texas

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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.

2012

Kids Who Kare

$5,700

Project Title:

The Christi Center

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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...

2011

Tandem Teen Prenatal and Parenting Program

$5,200

Project Title:

People's Community Clinic

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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.

2010

Leadership Program

$5,700

Project Title:

Austin Sunshine Camps

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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.

2009

Camp Braveheart

$5,200

Project Title:

Hospice Austin

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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.

2008

Resource Library and Emergency Shelter

$5,700

Project Title:

LifeWorks

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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.

2007

Moving Through Crisis

$2,600

Project Title:

Center for Child Protection

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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.

2006

New Clothes for Children

$2,100

Project Title:

Austin Children's Shelter