Five Minutes With Jim Eno | On Spoon, Black Fret & Supporting Musicians

by Deborah Hamilton-Lynne on December 8, 2017

The biggest obstacle to making music my career was the financial uncertainty of the music business. You may know Jim Eno as the drummer for Austin's favorite Indie Rock band, Spoon.  While the band has...

Team Kristin Fund The Cure & Save Lives | November 17, Lost Creek Country Club, Austin

by Kate Ferris on October 24, 2017

If you were given the opportunity to help save 10 lives, would you do it? With the Peabody Fund’s Cancer Vaccine Project, you can. Launched by Kristin Peabody on August 17, the groundbreaking trial is...

And the Winner is … American Gateways! Nonprofit support group offers a night honoring the real stars.

by Nancy Miller Barton on October 18, 2017

It was the hug that came at the end of an award acceptance speech that may have said more about the event itself than any of the speeches combined. Juan Belman, a young man in...

Cleaning Up (Lake Travis) For a Cause

by Hannah Hepfer on September 28, 2017

Divers were among the many volunteers at the 23rd annual Lake Travis cleanup. Photo courtesy JohnGutierrezPhotography.com Over 800 volunteers gathered at Lake Travis on Sept 17 to remove 4,000 pounds of trash from the beloved Austin...

Purposefully Made | The Heart and Mission of Love 41

by Sabrina Reagan on September 27, 2017

“Receiving is giving,” is the tagline of leather goods company Love 41. When Texas resident Suzette Munson visited Rwanda in 2010 at the invitation of African New Life Ministries, her heart changed forever. Five months...

Mandalas for Kristin Silent Auction on 9/23 Benefitting The Peabody Fund

by Julie Tereshchuk on September 20, 2017

It’s an ambitious goal. Yet, with over 65 artists donating their time and talents, Kristin Heaton Peabody’s huge goal of raising $1.1 million has a huge, enthusiastic groundswell of support behind it. Works from those...