AFD: Basketball Camp for At-Risk Youth this Thursday

WHO:                   Austin African-American Firefighters Association’s (AAAFFA) Basketball Camp WHAT:                 More than 150 kids from throughout Austin (primarily East Austin) attend this free three-day camp to learn both the fundamentals of basketball and fire safety. Additionally, the firefighters involved take the opportunity to talk to them about what it takes to become a firefighter, hoping to… Read More AFD: Basketball Camp for At-Risk Youth this Thursday

Manos de Cristo Set for Back-to-School Serving 2,000 Low-Income Children

Austin nonprofit agency Manos de Cristo is set to help thousands of Central Texas children, Pre-K through 5th grades with their annual Back-to-School program July 18-22. The program prepares low-income students for the school year by providing each child with two sets of new clothing, socks, underwear, and a brand new backpack filled with school… Read More Manos de Cristo Set for Back-to-School Serving 2,000 Low-Income Children