RGK Center in the News
Podcast Interview with Clare Zutz and Mark Hand
Helping Austin Reach Zero Waste through Inspiring Entrepreneurship
"The [Re]Verse Pitch Competition brought together great minds and opportunities to get real about turning trash into treasure, in collaboration with our most valuable resource—our local entrepreneurs." Read more.
Restoring a Neighborhood, a Street at a Time
Innovative programs help lower crime in Restore Rundberg area
This article features perspectives from several key players and community members with stakes in the Restore Rundberg project. Read more.
As social entrepreneurs and impact investors descend on Austin for South by Southwest’s SXGood programming, researchers at The University of Texas at Austin’s RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service are launching a map that allows visitors to easily find the city’s social innovators. A collaboration with social enterprise accelerator UnLtd USA, the map displays key organizations and players in the sector and the relationships that connect them.
Under the auspices of the Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program, Azerbaijani dignitaries Dadash Ahmadov, Deputy Chairman and Coordinator of Azerbaijan Children’s Union and Solmaz Aliyeva, Director of Azerbaijan’s Young Accountants Union, visited the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service at the LBJ School of Public Affairs.
RGK Center and RGK Foundation Announce The Ronya and George Kozmetsky Fellowship in Philanthropy and Community Service
Fellows are selected from among LBJ School applicants and receive two years of tuition assistance.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 12:15pm - 1:30pm
The Public Affairs Alliance for Communities of Color, the Harvey Milk Society, and the Nonprofit Portfolio Program invite you to attend a discussion on diversity and leadership in the nonprofit sector featuring panelists Priscilla A. Hale, Director of allgo, and Dr. Teresa Granillo, Executive Director of Con Mi Madre.