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Hurricane Ida 2021 Press Release – 8/30/21

AUSTIN DISASTER RELIEF NETWORK ACTIVATES TO SUPPORT THOSE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE IDA Austin, Texas, August 30, 2021 – As the remnants of Hurricane Ida continue to swirl over Louisiana, the Austin Disaster Relief Network has already begun gathering ...
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Hope In Crisis

Helping the Cassidy Family Through One Disaster After Another

Disasters don't just come one at a time, nor do they always happen on a large scale. Whenever someone loses their home to a storm, fire, or flood, it's a disaster for that family. But Harry Cassidy and his wife ...
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Winter Storm Survivor – Levi

You wouldn’t guess from his affable demeanor that Levi has had an especially difficult year. On top of the pandemic, he lost his apartment to flooding during Winter Storm Uri, and just prior to that, he was hit by ...
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Winter Storm Survivor – Loretta

Loretta has been in Texas since she was a young girl. She loves Austin for its liberal, relaxed, family-oriented ways, as well as its parks, waterways, and warm temperatures. “There’s nothing better,” she says. A mother of five, and ...
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Winter Storm Survivor – Sheila

Born and raised in New Orleans, Sheila has had a full career traveling across the world as a flight attendant in early adulthood and later becoming a law clerk for the United States Magistrate. Sheila describes that past version ...
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48-Hour Challenge: An Astounding Run to Benefit ADRN

When God calls, how far are you willing to go? Two men took this challenge and ran...literally! They put their fitness to the ultimate test for the Lord running 4 miles every 4 hours for 48 hours to raise money ...
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A Commitment of Stewardship and Trust

And the Lord said, “Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom his master will set over his household, to give them their portion of food at the proper time? Blessed is that servant whom his master will find ...
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Running 100 Miles For Hope: Seth’s Ultramarathon For ADRN

Would you run 100 miles to give someone hope? Seth Fry, a police officer and resident of Buda, TX, is no stranger to running the race set before him. While most might shy away from a long trek, Seth embraces ...
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Nutssosweet

16-Year-Old Makes It Her Business To Bring Hope To Those In Crisis

Jennifer Fang founded her company Nutssosweet to support healthy eating and the Austin community at the same time. With some help from her younger sister, she makes and sells donuts, sweet bread, a variety of granola mixtures, and mason jars ...
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Executive Director Newsletters

Catch up with the latest year-end campaign news below. Take a look at the past year in review, and be on board with ADRN’s Vision for 2020 with letter's released from ADRN Executive Director and founder, Daniel Geraci.

Dec 10, 2019 -- When a Vision Becomes a Reality
Dec 16, 2019 -- Because of Love
December, 2019 – Vision 2020 Letter
End of Year Giving 2019: Give the Greatest Gift
Giving Tuesday, Save the Date
Giving Tuesday, One Day Away