OUR INITIATIVES

Our Initiatives

Leadership

Hispanic Austin Leadership’s (HAL) mission is to provide business leaders and professionals the opportunities to develop business acumen, civic awareness, leadership skills and a network of colleagues for life.

HAL seeks individuals dedicated to serving our communities. Participants of the program will be given the opportunity to develop an understanding of the opportunities and challenges facing the Greater Austin area. HAL is limited to approximately 30 participants annually.

HAL is a nine month program with Sessions and Community Impact Projects designed to be participatory in nature.  In order to get the most out of the program and to fulfill the mission of HAL, it is necessary that participants are actively engaged in the process.  HAL participants are dedicated to serving their community and are given the opportunity to develop an understanding of the opportunities and challenges facing the Greater Austin area.

Education

The mission of GAHCCF Education initiative is to provide financial resources and support  that will educate and develop the next generation of community leaders.

Health and Wellness

The mission of the Health and Wellness Initiative is to focus on bringing awareness to chronic diseases that affect the Latino community and providing resources for prevention, early detection, and access to care for the community.

"Let's Win the Future" Gala

The Let's Win the Future Gala is a large gathering of Dinner, Dance, and a Silent Auction sponsored by the GAHCC Foundation in order to raise money for scholarships, local charities, and community programs.  All net proceeds benefit the foundation’s scholarship endowments at the University of Texas at Austin, Austin COmmunity College, and Texas State University. 

GAHCC Foundation Golf Classic

The Foundation Golf Classic is a golf competition organized by the Health & Wellness committee in order to raise money for charity, Hispanic Scholarship Consortium scholarships, and to help raise health and wellness issues faced by the community.