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One Voice Supports Meaningful Public Input in the Upcoming Legislative Session

December 15, 2020

Earlier this month, One Voice was one of 72 Texas organizations to sign on to a letter originated by Texans Care for Children asking that the Texas legislature put protocols in place to allow for meaningful public input in the upcoming legislative session. To read the full letter, please click here.

2020 Annual Report Released

December 9, 2020

More than ever, this past year has demonstrated how essential it is for nonprofit leaders to come together for mutual support and advocacy in order to strengthen and defend the sector and the clients our members serve. In the wake of COVID-19, collaboration, innovation, and peer support have been essential to local nonprofits, and One […]

Request for Qualifications for Diversity Equity Inclusion (DEI) Assistance

December 9, 2020

One Voice Central Texas is a coalition of the leadership of more than one hundred nonprofit health and human service organizations working to make sure that everyone can contribute to our community and thrive. We represent the integrated network of human services that connects everyone of all ages and circumstances to social resources, opportunities, and […]

One Voice Central Texas Statement on Racial Injustice

June 8, 2020

The member organizations of One Voice Central Texas are deeply saddened and angered by the senseless murder of George Floyd and other Black and Brown people during interactions with law enforcement. We stand with the Black community and all communities of color, organizations, and leaders to fight to change the history of racial oppression and […]

One Voice Request to City and County related to COVID-19 Response

March 16, 2020

The members of One Voice Central Texas appreciate all the work the Austin City Council, the Austin City Manager, and the Travis County Commissioners  are undertaking to ensure our community is safe as we face COVID 19. As we address this crisis, we would like to encourage the City of Austin and the County of […]

Off to a Great Start in 2020!

January 20, 2020

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the very first One Voice meeting of the new year! We are excited to announce the 2020 Officers voted in at meeting: CHAIR: Dan Leal, Executive Director, Seedling VICE CHAIR: Darcie DeShazo, Executive Director, The Settlement Home for Children SECRETARY: Lara George, Executive Director, The Christi Center TREASURER: Marion Martin, […]

2019 End of Year Celebration

December 10, 2019

Thank you to all of our wonderful members who attended last night’s End of Year Celebration at The Brewtorium ! We hope everyone had a blast! During the celebration, the Membership Committee gave the following awards: Most Engaged New Member: Jill Gonzalez, Executive Member of Women’s Storybook Project of Texas Most Engaged Returning Member: Tiffany […]

November Meeting Recap

November 25, 2019

Thank you to all of our members who joined us at the last Member Meeting of 2019! We hope you enjoyed the discussions and we look forward to seeing you next year in 2020. We’d like to extend a special thanks to Hank Perret, the current Leadership Austin Executive Fellow for the Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable, for […]

Census 2020 Grant Opportunities

November 7, 2019

One Voice Central Texas is committed to ensuring a complete and accurate count of all individuals during the 2020 Census. To that end, we would like to spotlight two important  opportunities for local organizations to get involved and provide on-the-ground census public education. Applications are due for both opportunities by Monday, November 11th.  United Way […]