PlainsCapital Bank keeping Austin Weird


The bankers at @PlainsCapital Bank are doing their part to Keep Austin Weird.  The bank contributed funds to restore the iconic Greetings from Austin Mural.

The Best Intentions

A few years ago, battling malaria became the cause du jour. Malaria is a worldwide epidemic that affects millions of people. An elegant solution emerged – donating mosquito nets, which are cheap and simple to distribute. (more…)

Private Pursuit of Public Good

Simply put, philanthropy is a private pursuit to achieve a public good.

This article is about billionaire philanthropists and how they are stepping up to propel advances in the face of dwindling government budgets. (more…)


Are you torn between the pet charities of friends, neighbors, professional colleagues and vendors?

Do you find yourself donating to multiple nonprofits in an effort to please everyone? (more…)