Reclaiming the “fun” in fundraising!

Clouds of cotton candy melting on your tongue, children’s laughter echoing over the melody of a live band, cheers from the giant Jenga winner. These sounds and sensations do not…

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A Day in the Life of A Supportive Housing Resident

On February 7th, Caritas of Austin celebrated the Grand Opening of Espero Rutland, our first housing development. Meaning “I hope,” Espero serves as a sanctuary and a home to 171…

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5 Lessons From A 60-Year-Old Nonprofit

There are a lot of things that have improved since the 1960s - technology, cars, fashion, and Caritas of Austin.   Continuing to operate and help thousands of Austinites through six…

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You Are Helping End Youth Homelessness

“I am not worthy. I am not loveable. I am not competent.” These are the spoken words and underlying beliefs the Caritas of Austin Youth Program team witnesses daily in…

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Emergency Funding for Austinites Affected by COVID-19

City of Austin Provides Emergency Relief Funding to Prevent Homelessness in Austin A critical piece to ending homelessness in our community is preventing it from ever occurring. With that aim…

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