Austin Give 5% Day 2013 benefits seven Austin environmental non-profits, including TLC.
Celebrate Earth Day with the Texas Land Conservancy and six other Austin-based environmental non-profits!
Austin Give 5% Day is a city-wide celebration of Earth Day in Austin. Austin businesses who participate in the campaign each commit to donate five percent of gross sales on Earth Day, Monday, April 22nd, to benefit seven Austin environmental non-profits. This year's participating non-profits are: Texas Land Conservancy, Austin Parks Foundation, Hill Country Conservancy, Urban Roots, Treefolks, Clean Water Fund and Friends of Barton Springs Pool.
So far, over 100 businesses have signed on to support these seven Austin-based non-profits. Read the full list of Austin Give 5% Day businesses here to plan your Earth Day shopping, dining and playing. Texas Land Conservancy and the other participating non-profits will be hosting gatherings at the participating restaurants, bars and bakeries, so keep an eye on the TLC Facebook for invites to these gatherings. Come out and celebrate Earth Day with new and old friends at community-supporting Austin businesses!
More information on the campaign is available at AustinGive5.com.