Tiffany Roberts

September 2012 Legend: Tiffany Roberts

Life changed for many people in Bastrop in a year ago. On September 4th, 2011, fires ravaged the Bastrop countryside. With over 1,500 homes destroyed, this was one of the worst forest fires in recent US history. Now, outward signs of recovery are evident. Workers cut and removed dead and burned trees, the green is

RecognizeGood Spotlight: Give Realty

In May 2010 we had the exciting opportunity to honor Laurie Loew as our RecognizeGood Legend. Laurie received this recognition because of her amazing work with Give Realty, a company she founded. Give Realty donates 25% of their fees from the sale of the home to a charity of the buyer’s choice. Give Realty recently celebrated four years

RecognizeGood Spotlight: Minister’s Cup

Today is the last day to register for the 13th annual Minister’s Cup golf tournament! Registration closes tomorrow, the 18th, so hop on over to the Samaritan Center’s website for the event, check out the details, and sign up a team if you haven’t already.  This is a really great event you won’t want to miss! The

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