Local Insights

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area have been helping kids that have a challenging past for decades. The programs that BGC offer not only can change lives, but the kids who are part of the program say the BGC actually saved their lives. Coming up 8/6 , you have an...
Did you know that it's estimated over 350,000 Texans have Alzheimer's? If you've ever had a family member go through this degenerative and debilitating disease, you know how alone and helpless you might feel. Alzheimer's Texas is a nonprofit that is here for individuals...
Mike Thompson , FOUR time crusher of cancer, stopped by my studio with delicious tacos AND news of the 20th LIVESTRONG Challenge Austin. Registration is NOW open for the huge fundraising event going down in Austin, October 16th. Get your team together, get registered, and start...
follow @BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p Scott Prinsen, Public Information Specialist for Watershed Protection Deptartment of the City of Austin, stopped by Local Insights to tell all you Rowdy Rockers how to stay safe in flash flood situations. El Nino is headed our way, and Scott...
follow @ BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p AIDS Services of Austin helps over 6,000 Central Texans affected by HIV and AIDS. Their mission is to 'enhance the health and well-being of those affected by HIV and AIDS, and empower the community to live healthier lives, free of stigma."...
follow @ BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p Did you know 50% of Veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder will refuse to seek treatment? Did you know that suicide is the #1 cause of death for U.S. troops? Our U.S. Military Veterans deserve more. Why has PTSD been swept...
follow @ BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p Coming of Age is a cool nonprofit in Austin that helps adults 50+ find ways to engage in the community. If you're a nonprofit out there and have critical needs for your organization, reach out to CoA to be part of their network. The...
follow @ BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p It's time for the 3rd Annual Silicon Labs Sunshine Run , May 8th, at Vic Mathias Shores to benefit the Austin Sunshine Camps ! The Austin Sunshine Camp provides FREE summer camp to youths living near, or below, the poverty line, and offers...
follow @ BDOEROCKS listen live 10a-3p I love introducing you to new nonprofits in Austin. The CAN'd Aid Foundation is coming here and making a big splash with TWO music soaked events ( 4-20 The Scoot Inn Smokeout , 4-23 Burning Can Festival ) to introduce themselves to you! They...