• 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




23 affordable housing communities for families and single adults

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Education Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas



  • Free after-school & summer programs
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • College Hub

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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 Hub
  • Health insurance enrollment

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Heatlh Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas



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

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Call to Action

Calling All Artists!!!

Applications for the 2019-21 Enterprise Rose Fellowship are open, and Foundation Communities is excited to announce it will be hosting one of the three Arts Fellows selected. The Foundation Communities Fellow will work with the organization for two years seeking to answer the following question: How can the arts catalyze innovative design and create programmed spaces to encourage healthy living, as well as incorporate Creative Placemaking that is inclusive of our many cultures and embrace creative resources found within our communities?

The Fellow should be a socially-engaged artist, teaching artist or culture bearer working in one of the following disciplines – including but not limited to:

  • visual arts
  • performance
  • digital media
  • dance
  • theater
  • literary arts
  • multi-media

The deadline to apply is April 14.

Learn more and apply.

What Makes Us Unique

unique-sustainableSustainable Nonprofit Model

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

unique-greenEnvironmental Commitment

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


Our programs are made possible in large part by more than 2,500 volunteers each year.

Featured Blog Post

Lugo Family at Foundation Communities

Lugo Family Finds Success & Opportunities With Community Support

February 4, 2019 | Posted in Housing, Financial Stability | Keywords: , , , , ,

More time together has been the greatest benefit the Lugo family has gained since Foundation Communities nominated them to be Austin American Statesman Season for Caring recipients. Those selected are provided with funds from the community to improve their lives. Among the items the Lugos requested were clothing, assistance with rent and utilities, and help […]

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