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Austin City Councilman Chris Riley, left, joins volunteers at Wooldridge Sqaure on March 1 during It's My Park Day, an annual parks cleanup event hosted by Austin Parks Foundation.

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It’s My Park Day sets volunteer records

The Austin Parks Foundation hosted its largest single-day cleanup effort to date March 1 with It’s My Park Day. more »

Mar 7, 2014 Central Austin

Austin resident John Paul DeJoria, founder of John Paul Mitchell Systems and Patron Spirits, was the keynote speaker at the second annual GeneroCity Award Program by Austin Gives.

Amy Denney

Austin Gives recognizes philanthropic businesses at second annual awards

Austin Gives, a community program that recognizes businesses that give back, awarded three companies for their philanthropic efforts. more »

Jan 8, 2014 Northwest Austin

Keep Austin Generous week encourages community of giving

The second annual Keep Austin Generous week kicks off Dec. 6 and encourages residents and businesses to help make Austin the most philanthropic city per capita in the U.S. more »

Dec 5, 2013 Northwest Austin (1 Comments)

A home at 6626 Elm St. in Frisco is pictured before Habitat volunteer repairs.

Courtesy North Collin County Hab

Habitat for Humanity

Eight downtown Frisco homes are each receiving $2,500 renovations, thanks to volunteers with North Collin County Habitat for Humanity. more »

Dec 5, 2013 Frisco

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The count provides data to accurately assess community performance in preventing and ending homelessness. There are volunteer opportunities available! Register now: more »