In this Coffee and Conversation, Dave Henley, a Dallas-based CCL volunteer and retired meteorologist, will talk to us about how climate change is affecting global atmospheric circulation. Learn about the general circulation pattern and how global warming will likely change it along with details about...

SummaryFebruary's winter storm left thousands of Austinites without electricity & water. In response, major volunteer operations were set up to help neighbors in need. Action BoxEven though the winter storm is over, many Austinites are still struggling with storm damage and a lack of water....

Sunrise ATX is partnering with Austin Liberation Youth Movement provide free food, water, clothing, and home goods to the community for pick up at the parking lot of 3908 Avenue B. We've been collecting donations of clothing and home goods from the community for months and...

UPLIFT AUSTIN is a Free PPE, Cleaning, and Hygiene supplies distribution for Black and Brown communities in Travis County taking place on February 27, 2021 and March 6, 2021. The distribution is sponsored by Contigo Wellness, Austin Latino Coalition, Hispanic Star, Del Valle Community Coalition,...

Support local nonprofits in critical need on Amplify Austin Day (March 4-5), the region’s biggest day of giving! Over the past eight years, Amplify Austin Day has raised more than $69 million collectively for hundreds of Central Texas nonprofits, including $12.3 million in 2020. The goal this year is...

Last month's winter storm left millions of Texans without electricity. So what is the Legislature doing about it?  In the latest episode of The Austin Common Radio Hour, we sit down with state Representative Vikki Goodwin to find out. Vikki Goodwin represents Texas House District 47...

Been reading a lot of headlines about what happened to our electric grid during winter storm Uri? Still confused? In the latest episode of The Austin Common Radio Hour, we answer all your questions. Featuring special guest John Hoffner, who has spent nearly all his career...

SummaryWith so many Austinites without food, water, and electricity, we've put together a list of ways for you to get and give help locally. Action BoxIf you are able to, choose one of the organizations below and make a donation to help our neighbors...

SummaryMore than 4 million Texans lost power during one of the worst winter storms in recent memory. How did that happen? We cover the basics in our latest guide. Action BoxDonate to the Community Resilience Trust's Emergency Relief Fund to support Austin's unhoused residents. These...