It was Party With A Purpose and an effort to assist those who are about to embark on a very humbling experience. In a few weeks, Dell Children’s Surgical Global Outreach will travel to The Moore Pediatric Surgery Center in Guatemala City to provide urology and general surgery needs to the children of Guatemala. [...]
October was Breast Cancer Awareness month and it finished off this past weekend with two Komen Austin events. The weekend kicked off on Friday when The Hyatt Regency Austin hosted their second annual check presentation for Susan G. Komen.
Christy Casey-Moore accepting the check on behalf of Susan G. Komen for the Cure [...]
From Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, first ladies of the United States have served alongside our presidents as policy advisers, diplomats, hostesses and national role models. They’ve also helped shaped societal attitudes and used their platform to advocate for important initiatives and policies affecting our country and people around the world.
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You’re invited to the world premiere of “In Her Shoes“, a documentary short film by Brandy Rainey-Amstel. The film stars Betty Straehr, a Dress for Success Austin client. Straehr went from living the life of “every girl’s dream” to losing it all. She worked to re-build her life and then to giving back to [...]
With a breath-taking view overlooking Lake Travis, Austin’s Oasis Texas’ November Third Thursday Wine Walk will benefit the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas.
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On November 15, patrons can taste three wine samples and small bites from eight retailers in the shopping village. Some of the local shops include [...]
The Junior League of Austin is back for the 37th year with A Christmas Affair “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” Palmer Events Center once again hosts this market bazaar to benefit the Junior League and all the programs they support. For the 2012-2013 year that will include such programs as Coats for Kids and [...]
It was the 1920s, and hundreds of local dolls and dapper gents filled the downtown hotel for the city’s most high-style affair. The glitz and glam of the Art Deco Era took over the Hilton Austin Hotel on Saturday, November 3 as more than 500 generous individuals attended Putting on the Ritz, a gala [...]
Want to burn off all of those calories for your impending Thanksgiving feast? You can join thousands of others in a Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning! Proceeds from the run will benefit Caritas of Austin.
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On November 22, 2012, ThunderCloud Subs will be hosting their annual Turkey Trot throughout downtown [...]
The sixth annual Lone Stars & Angels party to benefit St Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be at the Bullock Texas State History Museum where guests will enjoy an array of food, cocktails and live music by Cory Morrow in the stunning Texas-themed museum.
Children from all around the world are helped because [...]
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Held on a Friday evening, so you can enjoy a good time after a week of hard work. Live music from Vallejo, one of the most popular bands to hail from Austin. Surround yourself with those that are working to provide humanitarian aid to children [...]