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Right Thing = Good Business w/ Aaron Bramwell, Monkee-Boy Web Design, Inc.

RecognizeGood: We’ve got this general theme of people over profits that we’re really highlighting this year and that is the Monkee-Boy motto. Let’s start there. How did you and Joe (Pickerill, co-founder and CMO) come up with that as your credo? And what’s that look like in practice? Aaron Bramwell: Part of the history behind it is

Zero-waste enthusiast rescues over 2,595,000 pounds of food.

A zero-waste enthusiast Allen Schroeder decided while on shift at Wheatsville Food Co-op, a local grocery store, that he could do more to help others and eliminate the waste he saw happening daily. Thirteen years later, Allen is a food-rescuing champion for Central Texas. Rescuing over 2,595,000 pounds of food through his own organization, Save

Austin Says Thanks In A Big Way Despite Pandemic Challenges

Our 2021 Say Thanks, Austin campaign totaled over 140,000 acts of gratitude – clicks, tweets, messages, emails, texts and written ballots – and each one represented a member of our community simply saying ‘thank you’ to one of these incredible community servants. In the end, almost $20,000 was donated to charity as we celebrated above-and-beyond

Austin Cosmopolitan Rotary Club boosts nonprofits near and far!

“Austin Cosmpolitan Rotary Club is special because its members are passionate about what they bring to our local community, and to other important projects on other continents.” Chartered in 2007, the Austin Cosmopolitan Rotary Club (ACRC) is one of 35,000 Rotary International clubs worldwide. Their mission is to provide service to others, promote integrity, and

Say Thanks Austin 2021 Featured on KXAN

This story originally appeared on KXAN.com. Click through to watch the local news story! AUSTIN (KXAN) — Doing good can often go unrecognized but one local nonprofit foundation is making sure those behind the acts do not. Austin’s RecognizeGood has been shining a spotlight on selfless individuals in the area since 2010, when they held

12 Ways of Giving

2020 has had a toll on all of us. We’re incredibly proud of our community for continuously stepping up to the plate and being a city that is centered on caring. With COVID-19 still spiking, we understand that most nonprofits cannot accept in-person volunteers and that many of you still have concerns about being in