Community Projects

2016-2017 Community Projects and Programs – Below is a summary of The Junior League of Austin’s volunteers and funds that are allocated to each project or program that we support. Current Community Partners:  Click here for reimbursement guidelines and forms. 

 Projects  Volunteers  Funds
American Red Cross 7  $1o,00.00
Austin Children’s Shelter 6  $12,500.00
Austin Humane Society 15 $12,500.00
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camp 8 $10,000.00
Austin Zoo 25 $10,000.00
B.I.G. Love Cancer Center 9 $10,000.00
BookSpring 22  $16,500.00
Breakthrough Austin 17  $13,500.00
CASA of Travis County 7  $17,000.00
Center for Child Protection 8 $14,000.00
Center for Survivors of Torture 11  $0.00
Children’s Diabetes Camp of Central Texas 11 $17,500.00
Drive a Senior Network 22 $9,200.00
Girl Scouts of Central Texas 13 $14,250.00
Girl Empowerment Network (GENAUSTIN) 8 $0.00
Little Helping Hands 7 $2,000.00
Meals on Wheels and More 8 $13,500.00
Mothers’ Milk Bank of Austin 12 $15,000
Partnerships for Children 20  $17,500.00
R.O.C.K., Ride on Center for Kids 10  $10,00.00
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas 38  $10,00.00
SafePlace 9  $12,500.00
Shoal Creek Conservancy 7  $6,500.00
Sustainable Food Center 24 $5,400.00
Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid 10 $13,000.00
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired 12 $6,200.00
The Arc of the Capital Area 13 $14,500.00
The Christi Center 6 $3,600.00
The Salvation Army 9  $15,500.00
The Settlement Home for Children 12 $6,100.00
The Thinkery 13 $3,500.00
Westcave Preserve 10 $12,100.00
YMCA of Austin 9 $11,400.00
ZACH Theatre 35 $7,000.00
 Programs of The Junior League of Austin
 Coats for Kids 24  $166,697.00
 Done-in-a-Day 35  $0.00
 FIT (Food in Tummies)  40  $289,391.00
 Playhouse Singers 8 $350.00
 Spanish Immersion “Si” 12  $5,000.00
 UT String Project  $2,000.00
Con Mi MADRE Scholarships  $2,000.00
Total 2016-2017 Community Volunteers & Contributions 590  $810,884.00