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Kay Gooch

Legend For Life: Kay Gooch

This morning I had the wonderful pleasure of catching up with one of our past Legends, Kay Gooch. Kay was actually our very first Legend, recognized for her tremendous effort in raising funds for BookSpring. BookSpring is an Austin-based nonprofit organization that instills children and their parents with a love of reading and promotes books

A Glimmer of Hope

RecognizeGood Spotlight: A Glimmer of Hope

This week’s RecognizeGood spotlight goes to A Glimmer of Hope; an Austin-based nonprofit whose goal is to help lift women and children out of extreme poverty in rural Ethiopia. Since its beginnings in 2000, the organization has given $60 million. This money goes towards clean water, health care, education, and micro financing projects to villages

Jodi Conradt

Legend For Life: Jody Conradt

In October of 2011 we honored Jody Conradt as our chosen Legend. Jody was the first women’s basketball coach to reach 700 victories at the collegiate level! Conradt is a true role model and trailblazer for leaders and women everywhere. She is the first women’s basketball coach to lead their team through an undefeated season

John Lorek and Felix Madrid

July 2012 Legends: John Lorek and Felix Madrid

This summer we had the opportunity to recognize two men, John Lorek and Felix Madrid. As our July 2012 RecognizeGood Legends, they received a “Pay-It-Forward” donation of $1,000 to Central Texas Ability Sports. The ceremony took place at City Hall, in Taylor, Texas. John Lorek and Felix Madrid started the non-profit organization East Wilco Challenger

Charity: Water

RecognizeGood Spotlight: Charity: Water

Every Monday we will be featuring a special blog called RecognizeGood Spotlight, where we will be highlighting a nonprofit or charity that is making a difference and doing significant good in the world. In today’s spotlight, we’d like to tell you about an amazing organization called Charity: Water, a nonprofit committed to bringing clean, safe

Ethics in Business & Community

The Ethics in Business & Community Awards Return In May

The Ethics in Business & Community platform is an annual honor for individuals and community organizations who have demonstrated exemplary ethical practices. The purpose of the EIBC Awards is to provide a forum for acknowledging these individuals and organizations. We wish to facilitate a greater community dialogue and awareness about ethics in our community. The