Sooch Foundation funded the following organizations one or more times between 2005 and 2012, under our broader prior strategy that supported a wide spectrum of educational programming for socioeconomically disadvantaged populations in Austin and India. While some of these nonprofits are no longer a mission match under our new strategy, we are grateful for the years of partnership with such exceptional organizations and honored to have played a small role in supporting the postiive impact they have made in our community. Please click on each organization’s title to be redirected to their respective websites and to learn more about the good work they are implementing in Austin or India.

ACE (A Community for Education)

Advanced Placement Strategies. Inc

A Legacy of Giving

American Youthworks


Assistance League of Austin

Austin Achievement Zone

Austin Area Urban League

Austin Can! Academy

Austin Independent School District

Austin Interfaith

Austin Partners in Education

Austin Sunshine Camps


Badgerdog Literary Publishing

Breakthrough Austin

Capital IDEA

Citizen Schools

College Access Migrant Program, St. Edward’s University

College Forward

Communities in Schools of Central Texas

English at Work

Foundation Communities

Free Minds Project



Goodwill Industries of Central Texas

Helping Hand Home

It Could Be U Digital Youth Academy

KIPP Austin Public Schools

LifeWorks (and LIteracy Austin post-merge)

Literacy Coalition of Central Texas

MIND Research Institute

The Miracle Foundation

PLAN India

RaiseUP Texas

RGK Center for Philanthropy

Rising Raiders AP Fund

San Juan Diego High School

True Brilliance


Whole Planet Foundation