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Christmas in June - June 5th - Georgetown Country Club.  Live entertainment by Elvis (Mike Elliott, Central Texas' Top Rated Elvis Tribute Artist) raising money for The Georgetown Project supporting GISD homeless (in transition) students and families in need.  $10 tickets can be purchased at door.

The Georgetown Project recently was a recipient of a $20,000 grant from Seeds Of Strength Women's Giving Circle (SOS) in support of The NEST!

  kTGKid City is a half-day summer enrichment program for GISD Students ages 5 – 12.  Campers must have completed GISD Kindergarten by the end of the 2014 school year.   Campers must qualify for either the free or reduced lunch.  Read more ...

TGP is partnering with local businesses to offer GISD high school students the opportunity to participate in the Summer Youth Employment Program.  SYEP is a paid summer intership that offers valuable work experiences in entry-level employment positions.  Read more...

  Forum for Youth Investment
showcases The Georgetown Project and partners as a Ready by 21 national model for community collaboration in improving the outcomes for youth. Click here to read more... 

This ZERO TO THREE Web exclusive is an interactive learning tool designed to help parents and caregivers encourage their young children's early learning.

For many first generation college students, a college degree is truly a ticket to a different life. Lea Cantu, a 21-year-old Dell Scholar at Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX, will graduate in 2014.  Her journey from high school to college has spanned homelessness, depression and hearing loss, and yet she’s persevered. Lea’s grit, determination, and resourcefulness are, perhaps even more than her academic abilities, the qualities that we view as most predictive of students’ ultimate success in completing college and obtaining a degree...more

Read about Lydia Garcia, past TGP Board Member, now a student at UT, involved with "Horns Helping Horns" 

Over 200 local youth united to serve our community during 2014 MLK Youth Service Day!  (Developmental Assets #9:  Service to Others) 
Click HERE to learn more about the Power of Assets!

SU Resource Guide to Georgetown Social and Nonprofit Organizations

SU Resource Guide to Greater Austin Area Social and Nonprofit Organizations