Author Archive for: Austin Young Chamber

One Year Later: LoFi Recycling Studio

As our community and our world mark one year since the beginning of the pandemic, we wanted to take a moment to reflect and recognize the hard work, perseverance, and resilience of our members, small businesses, and organizations. Facing insurmountable obstacles, we found new ways to adapt, support each other, and redefine success. These are our stories....

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The Austin Young Chamber Gives Back Through Foundation

Did you know that the Austin Young Chamber has a foundation? That’s right! AYC gives back each year through a collective impact funding model that provides grants to 501(c)3 non-profit organizations. Over the last 12 months, the AYC Foundation has given grants to E3 Alliance, AllTogetherATX Fund, SAFE Alliance, Mobile Loaves & Fishes, Con Mi MADRE, and Black Leaders Collective....

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Entrepreneurs and innovators invited to compete in City of Austin’s [RE]verse Pitch Competition

Austin’s sixth annual [RE]verse Pitch Competition, a program aimed at reducing waste in Austin through innovation and design, kicks off Tuesday, Feb. 2 at the online Opening Pitch Event. During this event, five local businesses and non-profits will ‘pitch’ their businesses’ surplus and byproduct materials in the hopes of finding recycling or reuse solutions for them within our local economy....

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