• Foundation Communities creates housing where families succeed.

  • We provide people with an affordable, attractive place to call home, as well as opportunities right at their doorstep to transform their lives.

Housing + Services

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Housing

Housing

18 affordable housing communities for families and single adults

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Education Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas

Education

Education

  • Free after-school & summer programs
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Free Minds, college humanities course

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Financial Stability Programs from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas

Financial Stability

Financial Stability

  • Free income tax preparation
  • One-on-one financial coaching
  • College financial aid assistance
  • Matched savings

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Heatlh Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas

Health

Health

  • Access to health care
  • Health insurance enrollment
  • Healthy living initiatives

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Call to Action

Help families become more financially stable

By volunteering with our Community Tax Centers

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What Makes Us Unique

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About 80% of our budget comes from the affordable rents our residents pay, which cover operating expenses for our communities.

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We invest in green building initiatives to save on operating costs, reduce residents’ utility bills and make our community a better place to live.

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Our programs are made possible in large part by more than 2,000 volunteers each year.



Featured Blog Post

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Iraqi Family Finds Comforts of Home at Sierra Ridge

December 2, 2015 | Posted in Housing |

It is hard to imagine having to say goodbye to the friends, neighbors and home you love. That is exactly what the Gailani family were forced to do when they left Iraq in 2011 as refugees. The Gailanis are part of our Children’s Home Initiative (CHI), an intensive support program for extremely low-income and formerly […]

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