Dreams Never Settle

Learn more about our campaign to raise scholarships for the first graduating class of East Austin College Prep. For #EAPrep students, giving up is not an option because in East Austin #DREAMSNEVERSETTLE. Check out the stories and the Dream Big! video series with Hoover’s Cooking, Hops & Grain, School House Pub & more! Learn more at…

TEXAS TRADITIONS: TACOS

It’s great to work on projects that showcase Texas culture with our client, BEEF Loving Texans in partnership with our film & video guru, Dennis Burnett. We hope it makes you hungry! TEXAS TRADITIONS: TACOS Tex-Mex, beef and tacos. That’s the daily meal for people across Texas, especially from Brownsville to San Antonio and Austin…

Beef Loving Texans – Austin Taco Tour Slideshow

What better way to enjoy tacos than with a curated Austin Taco Tour with some of the top bloggers in Texas. We partnered with our client the Texas Beef Council to showcase some great beef tacos including brisket tacos from Valentina’s Tex-Mex BBQ, crispy beef tacos from La Cocina de Consuelo and fajita tacos from…

The Tacos of Texas!

Earlier this month, we kicked off The Tacos of Texas book research and taco tour. We’re canvassing the great state of Texas in a 10-city taco tour uncovering the best tacos Texas has to offer, from South Texas to the West and in the major metro areas. As you know, I’m a marketer by day…

TNP: This is our Manifesto!

  Since 2000, Mando Rayo has been developing a project to address the leadership gap between Latinos, African-Americans and Asians and mainstream nonprofit boards. Concurrently, GivingCity has been promoting social innovators of color through a regular feature called the New Philanthropists. In the fall of 2014, GivingCity Austin and Mando Rayo + Collective formed a…

People to follow at Blogging While Brown 2015

We’re at Blogging While Brown Conference in Austin this weekend, building community and relationships with bloggers of color. With a focus on tech, and lack of diversity in most tech conferences, #BWBATX truly is diverse, inclusive and refreshing. Here’s more about the conference… “Blogging While Brown is one of the greatest gatherings of Black intergenerational…