Empowering Purpose & Wellness

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At The Austin Foundation, our mission is to provide support to families navigating through traumatic transitions, with a particular focus on those who have lost their main provider and have small dependents in their care.
We are committed to fostering resilient communities by offering interactive opportunities for young people to experience the benefits of living an optimal, healthy, and well lifestyle through education, positive mentorship, and accessible, hands-on experiences.
Our organization is dedicated to supporting not only the immediate needs of those facing life-altering transitions but also to empower them with the tools and knowledge needed to rebuild and thrive. We recognize that many families, particularly those with small dependents, face unique challenges, and we aim to be a steadfast source of assistance during these difficult times.
In addition to our focus on traumatic transitions and family support, we are also deeply committed to advancing the goals and aspirations of Black Americans. We actively seek to support and collaborate with organizations led by Black Americans, recognizing their vital contributions to our society and their importance in achieving a more equitable and inclusive future.
At The Austin Foundation, we believe in the power of community, resilience, and opportunity. Our mission is to build bridges to a brighter future, one where individuals and families not only recover from trauma but also thrive, where young people are equipped with the knowledge and resources to lead healthy and fulfilling lives, and where organizations led by Black Americans are empowered to create lasting positive change.
Together, we can make a meaningful difference in the lives of those facing traumatic transitions, empower the next generation with the tools to lead healthy lives, and contribute to a more just and equitable society for all.

Founded by Willie J. Austin (1958-2013) 
Forever in the hearts of many 
Honoring His Legacy
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