Austin Coming Together (ACT) represents the future of non-profit community-based organizations whose work is driven by fresh leadership, a commitment to the use of data and rigorous research; and a commitment to creative, strategic thinking.

All are invited to learn more about the group by attending the Awards Luncheon on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 11am – 1pm at El Palais Bu-Sché Banquet Hall, 4628 W. Washington in Chicago.

$40 buffet style lunch


Austin Coming Together “Bold Goals” Award Recipients:

Youth Development: Bradly Johnson
Community Relations Manager at St. Joseph Services

Early Childhood: Jacqueline Adams
Associate Director at Mary Crane Center

Built Environment: Kendall Reid
Office Director at Kingdom Community Incorporated

Workforce Development: Erica Swinney
Program Manager at Manufacturing Renaissance


For more information, call (773) 417-8612 or email


We will create a thriving Austin community


To increase the collective impact of our member organizations on improving education and economic development outcomes for the Austin community.

Core Values

Collaborate to improve education and economic development outcomes in Austin; Build trust through effective communication, transparent operations, and commitment to action; Promote unity by valuing and respecting any individual or entity that shares ACT’s vision.