Board boot camp to strengthen nonprofits in 2018

December 27, 2017

Nonprofit board members and staff can start the year off strong by participating in a board boot camp on January 27 at McKenna Event Center. The day-long interactive workshop will provide tips, tools, handouts, networking opportunities, information and case studies to help strengthen local nonprofit leadership. The goal is to provide the tools needed for [read more…]

Stroll helps children Dance, Work, Play

November 22, 2017

By Raquel Hindman How do you sum up a life? How do you honor the sweet little life of a dear child gone far too soon? How do you go forward without a part of you? Madeleine Camille Hindman died suddenly on July 7, 2012 at 13 1/2 years old. Words are not enough to [read more…]

Journey with us: Volunteer evaluators play key role in milestone year of high school graduates

October 27, 2017

This spring, community volunteers will have the opportunity to help high school graduates “go confidently in the direction of their dreams (Henry David Thoreau).” New Braunfels Area Community Foundation is seeking volunteers to conduct scholarship evaluations online in the Spring of 2018. Volunteer committee members evaluate, score and submit reviews online via a scholarship management [read more…]

New Giving Circle Challenges NB Women to Go, Give and Make a Difference

September 28, 2017

  Members of the newly-formed NB Women GO (Giving Organization), an endowment fund with the New Braunfels Area Community Foundation, are encouraging women in the New Braunfels area to join their giving circle as a collective effort to give back in their community. In his column, “On Philanthropy: Women’s Voices Ring Clear in World of [read more…]

NB Women GO Membership Form

September 13, 2017

NB Women GO Membership form 9-12-2017

Community Endowment for the Arts Fund Grant Application

September 5, 2017

Arts Grant application form 2017

A pair of socks leads to lifetime of giving for local community leader

August 25, 2017

Cecil Eager grew up in the small town of Clyde, Texas, a mostly blue collar town with a population of 1,116. “There was not a lot of commerce,” Cecil said. By most accounts, Clyde was a poor town. But Cecil cannot bring himself to describe it that way. “We didn’t know it. In many ways, [read more…]

NB Next Grant Application

August 3, 2017

NB Next Grant Application Form 2017

More than just a decade of Just Plain Caring

July 28, 2017

During our more than 65 years in business, GVTC has built a reputation for being a leading-edge provider of communications services to Hill Country residents. As a cooperative, GVTC has a legacy of serving and contributing to our community in a variety of capacities throughout the years. In a move to formalize and focus GVTC’s [read more…]

What is your giving story?

June 23, 2017

NB Next can connect you to the next chapter By Amanda Anding, NB Next Executive Committee Chair Everyone has a story that sent them on their personal path of giving. Maybe Mom or Dad took you to volunteer at a local shelter or food bank when you were growing up, or your parents showed you [read more…]