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Doing Good Better: Integral Care

People do good for others every day in the community surrounding Austin. At RecognizeGood, our mission is to help strengthen that community by sharing those inspiring examples. Since 1967, Integral Care has supported adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder, and intellectual and developmental disabilities. The organization’s latest project, called Terrace at

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8th Grader, Besher Garcia, dances his way into being our 87th Legend!

RecognizeGood honored Besher Garcia as the 87th RecognizeGood Legend award in a presentation in Austin on Thursday, October 10th. During the event, RecognizeGood made a $1,000 pay-it-forward donation to Women’s Storybook Project in his name. Besher has been involved with the Women’s Storybook project since he was only a young 8-year-old. After meeting some volunteers

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Beta Psi Omega Chapter of AKA Recognized for 80+ Years of Service

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is the nation’s oldest sorority founded by black, college-educated women and is built on a foundation of service to mankind. The Beta Psi Omega (BPO) Chapter has been making an impact in the greater Austin community since May 8, 1938. The Chapter has 173 members today and has continuously served this

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Ann Hart reaches Legend status as RecognizeGood’s 86th Legend!

RecognizeGood honored Ann Hart as the 86th RecognizeGood Legend award in a presentation in Austin on Friday, August 30th. During the event, RecognizeGood made a $1,000 pay-it-forward donation to Autism Society of Texas in her name. Ann Hart has been a core part of the Autism Society of Texas for over 25 years. For the

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Quietly, the end of an era.

Earlier this year, we recognized a man named Jim Scott. Jim’s charity – the Austin chapter of a national organization called Mobility Worldwide – makes hand-cranked wheelchairs for people in developing countries who don’t have the use of their legs, and Jim has played a part in building close to 1,000 of these life-changing devices

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85th RecognizeGood Legend Elizabeth Williams Honored for 30+ Years of Service

RecognizeGood honored Elizabeth Williams with the 85th RecognizeGood Legend award in a presentation in Austin on Friday, August 2nd. During the event, RecognizeGood made a $1,000 pay-it-forward donation to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas in Elizabeth’s name. As many volunteers for RMHC CTX tend to be, Elizabeth was first a client. Her daughter

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