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Top Non-Profits In Austin For Moms

Top Non-Profits In Austin For Moms I live here, I give here. This statement is powerful, and it shows that we can make a difference with our money, time, and talent in the city we love so dearly. I’ve rounded up 12 of my favorite nonprofits for moms in Austin. I chose these because they […]

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AMB-The Best Place to Donate

The Best Places To Donate Kids Items (That Do The Most Good)

The Best Places To Donate Kid Items (That Do The Most Good) With back to school, the early fall can be a great time to round up the kids and go through the items in their bedrooms and play rooms that are no longer providing value. Donating your new or gently used children’s items to […]

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AMB-Where To Serve the Community With Your Family in Austin

Serving the Austin Community with Your Kids: 5 Wonderful Places to Volunteer

Serving the Austin Community with Your Kids: 5 Wonderful Places to Volunteer I’ve never experienced my heart expand, or my kids’ empathy grow like volunteering together. We are lucky to live in a city where there are countless ways to serve others. To get started, do you and your kids have a passion for a […]

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AMB-Everyday Heroes...

Everyday Heroes …We See You

Everyday Heroes…We See You I’m choosing to focus on gratitude today. Specifically for three heroines who are fighting for people they love. I am grateful for hero number 1. Not only for the amazing children she is raising in her home, but for the amazing children, she is raising in her classroom. Every so often, […]

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Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism is a complex neurobehavioral condition that includes impairments in communication, developmental language, and social interaction, combined with rigid and repetitive behaviors.   Autism is now called Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) because the symptoms range in severity. High-functioning autism, formerly known as Aspergers Syndrome, is at one end of the […]

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AMB-Girl Guide to Empowerment

Girl Guide to Empowerment, STEM & Entrepreneurialism: Camps & More!

My sister-in-law is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of a large technology company. This is quite the accomplishment considering women represent only NINE PERCENT of senior IT roles such as CTO, CIO, or vice presidents of technology. We can even this out, ladies! Here are some thoughts and opportunities (camps & organizations) for our women-to-be […]

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volunteering in Austin

The Season of Volunteering in Austin

“This is your world. Shape it or someone else will.” -Gary Lew I don’t know if its the falling leaves or the fact that Halloween just passed us by, but this is the time of year when we realize how truly fortunate we are. I believe as human beings that it is our responsibility to […]

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