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Alumni Spotlight on Kelty Garbee
Executive Director, Texas Rural Funders
Degrees: Master of Public Affairs, LBJ School ~ PhD in Higher Education Administration
"In order to create the best policies, you need people in the field, and that includes nonprofit organizations that are doing the work and translating policy into practice.”
CONNECT Data Consulting Program
Summer 2023 CONNECT Application Deadline for Organizations
March 17th, 2023
The Art of Happiness: A Better World, A Better Life
Diversity and Philanthropic Leadership
Advocacy, Social Justice, and Music
A Conversation on Affordable Housing in Austin
West Coast Nonprofit Data Conference
CONNECT Community Showcase
Technology Adoption in Civic Engagement Leadership
Alumni Panel: Nonprofit Studies portfolio
Seeking Refuge in Impact Business: A Conversation with MRC
Investing in Communities in Times of Crisis
CONNECT Program Info Session