Fundraising

BRUCE & Amplify Austin Day

You know those people that assign a gender and first name to their vehicles??! Well, okay, that’s us. Our old truck (like literally ‘old’ – a 1978 Ford Ranger F250 super cab) named Bruce…

March 1, 2017

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Fundraising, News

“12 Days of Giving”

You may think our campaign’s title this year (“12 Days of Giving”) was oh so cleverly named after the “12 Days of Christmas” song, and well if you’re thinking that then you’re obviously correct.

December 12, 2016

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Behind-The-Scenes, News

New City’s Legacy

As many of you know, ReWork Project was originally founded under New City Church (formerly Soma Austin Community Church) which was planted and led by Pastor Jacob Vanhorn. By God’s grace, this little church did a lot of big things in its nearly eight year life before closing last October.

August 12, 2016

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Fundraising

Block Wall is Back!

Does that photo of the wall and window look familiar? It’s one of the walls in the front of ReWork Project, and the names are of those that believed in us when we were having a serious “make or break” moment back in December of 2013, enough to donate generously to our cause.

December 22, 2015

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Behind-The-Scenes, Fundraising

“I Believe in You.”

Nearly three years ago, when some friends and I started taking lunch to the ReWorkers one Friday a month, I was a single mom without many resources… But I could cook.

December 13, 2015

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Fundraising

Worth It

It’s time to raise money for 2016 and the goal is a lofty $80,000 (double last year’s goal)! We have a big need to hire more staff here in order to keep moving forward in growing the program, as well as for the sake of my energy and drive.

December 7, 2015

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Products, Stories

Why Woodworking?

Maybe woodworking seems a little off the wall for a jobs program, so allow me to share five reasons we like it.

September 25, 2015

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Behind-The-Scenes, Stories

#likeadirector

What does it take to be a director for a non-profit that employs men and women, who don’t have permanent housing, to create wooden hand-made recreational products?

September 25, 2015

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Stories

“The Ladies”

It’s important to us to have this time each week, and once a month we get a bonus! To help with cost and because they’re just awesome, 3 amazing ladies (along with 3 kids, 1 teen, and now 2 babies) have provided us a meal once a month for nearly 2 years.

September 16, 2015

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