Congratulations to Joan Cox for the HHSC Innovators in Aging Awards

Join us as we congratulate Joan Cox for being named one of the HHSC (Texas Health & Human Services Commission) Innovator’s in Aging Award for 2020! Joan has taught line dance classes at the South Austin Senior Activity Center since 2001. These classes encourage older adults to stay active and engaged in a fun way.

Joan […]

Older American Month Highlight: Teddy Ellis

Teddy Ellis represents the very best qualities desired in a volunteer and leads by example. She assists with Drive A Senior ATX (DASATX) and happily assists clients with transportation, shopping excursions and more! She supports fundraising efforts and provides encouragement for all those she interacts with.  

Teddy took command of the DASATX van program getting it […]

April is Global Volunteer Month

Points of Light, the world’s largest nonprofit dedicated to accelerating people-powered change, today announced April as the second annual Global Volunteer Month – a time to recognize the impact of volunteering and the power of volunteers to tackle society’s greatest challenges.

Introduced in April 2020, Global Volunteer Month was launched as a galvanizing moment to inspire and activate […]

Spirit of Service Virtual Volunteer Recognition Recap

Thank you to everyone who attended our Virtual Spirit of Service Awards program. We had over 90 people who attended. Thank you to Representative Lloyd Dogget who send us a special message and to our favorite Master of Ceremonies, Jim Spencer, Chief Meteorologist from KXAN. And his sidekick Kaxan made a special appearance too. 

Thank you […]