Local Insights

Did you know the world’s first organization providing year round sports and activities for children with disabilities and their families is in Central Texas? Co-founder of CTX Ability Sports , John Lorek, shares the story of why he thought an organization like this was needed,...
Stephen, Co-Chair of the Ronald McDonald House Lights of Love 5k, stopped by Local Insights to tell you all about this awesome event to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House. Last year, over 4,000 people came out and enjoyed festivities and some running to help out an...
The Holidays are coming, THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING! Great news for those who have the means to celebrate the Holiday Season, not so good news for those that dread this time of year because of inadequate financial situations. Deputy Moncivias of the Travis County Sheriff’s...
18 Below is a nonprofit based in Austin, Texas that helps children with a desire to pursue an artistic avenue, have a place to showcase thier talent. Melissa and Michael Lamure, Founder and President of the Board, sit down to tell the origins of this awesome nonprofit, and ask...
Did you know there's a place that offers affordable health services for both men and women? It's called Planned Parenthood, ya might've heard of it before. Kristen stopped by Local Insights to tell you all about the programs and services Planned Parenthood has to offer...
On this episode of Local Insights Todd Steward, CEO of St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, and Erica Gongorra, from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Central Texas , tell you all about the Light The Night Walk October 25 th at Mueller Park. The LLS helps families and...
My buddy Dylan Jones is a true Rowdy Rocker. He’s amazing at music, and he’s turned his passion for that art form into an organization that helps kids who might not otherwise have a chance at learning about music and the life’s lessons it provides. Anthropos Arts just turned 16...
The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians has been helping musicians take better care of their health for years. And for that, I'm thankful. Check out Executive Director of HAAM, Reenie Collins, share the great success stories of HAAM, how you can help this awesome organization,...
Laura Huffman is the State Director of The Nature Conservancy . She is also a fearless leader! On this episode of Local Insights she shares how the Nature Conservancy is working to keep the land and water in Texas preserved so future generations of Texans can enjoy what this...