Karen in front of her home

“It Feels So Wonderful to Have a Home”

Karen had to wait six months until her eighteenth birthday to enlist in the Air Force. Though females in the military were not common in 1963, Karen served proudly as…

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Rewriting the Story of Homelessness

Each person who walks through our doors shares a common experience: homelessness. But because of you, homelessness does not define their futures. While hundreds of the people we serve each…

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Frank Sclafani

Ending Homelessness Together

You may notice a new look about us and some new words. We’re the same organization, just telling our story better. And at the heart of Caritas of Austin’s story…

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Bill Colin

“You Saved Me from the Streets”

Your support is not only saving people from the devastating experience of living on the streets; it’s enabling people to recover from addiction, rediscover their passions, and become contributors. Bill…

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Victor Hauser

Beating the Odds

Managing cancer is a full time job. It takes over your life, and as hard as it is to beat the odds, it's near impossible when experiencing homelessness. But Victor…

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