Be For Austin

Because we are FOR our community

We want to show our community that we truly are for Austin in meaningful and helpful ways. One of the ways we can do this is through partnership with local non-profits. And because we know that community groups and families who serve together form deeper connections with each other, this adventure will be beneficial for everyone.

Below, you will see all the organizations with which we have laid the foundation for long-term partnerships. When you click on the logos, you'll find information about the mission of each organization, the ways your group/family can help, and any volunteer requirements you'll need to know before signing up.

Ready to get started?

  1. Decide which outreach opportunity/organization works best for you and your people. Use the key below to help you decide which non-profits might be the best fit.
  2. Click the button at the end of the page to notify us of your interest in the organization. You'll be able to email us any questions you may have and start the processing of working out the details of your volunteer experience.
  3. On the big day, wear your For Austin shirts, be on time, and have fun serving our community!
  4. After you volunteer, reflect on your experience as a group and see where you can serve next! We encourage each group to serve at least once a quarter and to fill out this form after serving.
  5. Have more questions? Check out these FAQs.

Be For Austin Key

*     This organization has an urgent need.
G     Great for community groups.
YF    Great for families with young children.
TF    Great for families with tween/teen children.
I       Great for individuals.
A      Suitable for anyone.

Austin Angels*

Serving Foster Care
(A)

Petra Preschool

Serving foster & disadvantaged children
(G, I)

Sammy's House

Serving children with special needs
(TF)

Jeremiah Program*

Serving single mothers
(G, TF, I)

Any Baby Can

Serving new parents
(G, I)

Caritas of Austin*

Serving the homeless
(G, TF)

Hill Country Community Ministries*

Serving those in need
(C, I, TF)

Round Rock Area Serving Center

Serving those in need
(C, I, TF)

Senior Care Centers

Serving the elderly
(A)

Mobile Loaves And Fishes

Serving the homeless
(G, TF, I)

Austin Disaster Relief Network

Serving the community in times of disaster
(G, I)

Happy Birthdays

Serving children in need on their birthdays
(A)

Justice of the Peace Program*

Serving teenagers in the court system
(I)

The Refuge for DMSTâ„¢

Serving those impacted by sex trafficking
(I)

Ronald McDonald House

Serving families with medical needs
(G, TF)