The Austin Child Guidance Center selects Stacy as a Phyllis Richard Icon for Youth Award finalist
The annual recognition honors nominees of the Phyllis Richard Icon for Youth Award who have used their dedication, leadership, innovation and ability to overcome obstacles to create a better environment for children in their community. The winner will be selected in late May.
NBC's KXAN selects Stacy Johnson as Remarkable Woman of the Year
As mentioned below, our CEO / Founder (Stacy Johnson) was selected as a finalist from hundreds of nominations for NBC's KXAN as a finalist for their annual Remarkable Woman of the Year. On LIVE TV on 04/06/2021, Stacy was selected as the WINNER of this amazing recognition!
NBC's KXAN recognizes Stacy Johnson as a Finalist for Remarkable Woman in Texas
NBC's KXAN holds an annual "Remarkable Women" contest every year, and in 2021 our very own Stacy Johnson (CEO / Founder) was selected amongst hundreds of nominations as a Finalist. Click the below to read the story and see the interview with Stacy, where she discusses her story, Central Texas Table of Grace's beginnings and the next step in our journey with Grace365!
Realty Austin Supports Central Texas Table of Grace
Realty Austin helped our CEO / Founder (Stacy Johnson) sell and buy a home years ago, and then ended up doing a luggage drive for Central Texas Table of Grace! Since then, many of their agents have become volunteers and/or donors. In December their partnership went even further when Realty Austin surprised Stacy with a $5,000 gift for the foster home on Giving Tuesday!
Glimmer | Austin Growth Grant Recipient
Central Texas Table of Grace has been selected to receive a $50,000 Glimmer|Austin growth grant to expand their services and offer support and wraparound case management to young adults that are referred from the Department of Family and Protective Services. The program will connect foster youth to the many services that are in place for them as former foster children.
2019 Leadership Round Rock Class Raises Money for Central Texas Table of Grace
The Round Rock Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Round Rock - RRCOC raised and donated $16,000 to help with our welcome baskets. Central Texas Table of Grace provides personalized welcome baskets to youth who arrive at the emergency shelter, such as toiletries, snacks, an MP3 player, comfort items, and a copy of “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens.” For children and teens who arrive with very little to their name, these gifts let them know that they are loved! CEO and Founder Stacy Johnson is seen in the photo with the LRR team accepting the generous donation.
Sertoma Service to Mankind Award
CEO and Founder, Stacy Johnson received the Sertoma Service to Mankind Award, which recognizes outstanding community service.
Texas Network of Youth Services (TNOYS) - June Bucy Award for Excellence
CEO and Founder, Stacy Johnson received the Stacy receives the "Texas Network of Youth Services (TNOYS) - June Bucy Award for Excellence." The award recognizes program excellence, leadership and significant contributions to the field of youth services in the state or across the nation. This award honors June Bucy, former Executive Director of the National Network for Youth, and one of the guiding forces behind the youth services network.
Champion for Children Champion Award
Stacy Johnson, founder and CEO of Central Texas Table of Grace recognized with Champion for Children Award! See below for the video!
Chick-fil A True Inspiration Award
Winner of the 2018 Chick-fil-A True Inspiration Award - Southwest Region. See below for photos and video!
Surprising Stacy at the Chick-fil-A store that nominated Central Texas Table of Grace
Presentation of True Inspiration award
Special Feature from Fox 7
Early 2016, in the beginning, before we opened, Fox 7 did a special report on our shelter.