Become an ACGC Voices for Children Giving Society member today

Since 1951, the Austin Child Guidance Center (ACGC) has been a leading provider of affordable, quality mental health services for under-served children and families.  With your pledge, you will ensure that a family’s finances are never a barrier to care.  As an ACGC Voices for Children Giving Society member, you will help children and our community flourish.

  • 65% of people report experiencing one or more adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) such as emotional, physical, and sexual abuse* 
  • Multiple ACEs are correlated with negative health outcomes including increased risk of heart disease, cancer, and major mental health issues*
  • Left untreated, childhood mental health disorders are likely to persist and lead to a downward spiral of school failure, limited job opportunities and poverty as adults.
  • Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death in youth ages 10-24•
Member Benefits
  • You are investing in the future, so no child seeking care will be turned away
  • Your generosity will be recognized on/at:
     - ACGC Voices for Children Giving Society (VCGS) tree
     - ACGC VCGS website (below)
     - Events
     - Annual report
  • Invites to exclusive ACGC giving society events for you and your friends
  • Invites to annual coffee meetings with ACGC’s Executive Director, Kristen Pierce-Vreeke
  • ACGC Voices for Children Lapel Pin
  • Tax deductions for 100% of your ACGC VCGS contributions.
Help kids flourish and give today.

At just $84 per month, you can make a difference in the lives of children forever.  Giving society membership involves pledging to support Austin Child Guidance Center at an amount of $1,000 to $10,000 annually for three or more years, active from the date of the pledge.


Thank you to our ACGC Voices for Children Giving Society members who are making a difference today:

Honorary Chair: Kendall Antonelli

  • Amiee & Ed Cunningham
  • Andy Krupp
  • Ann B. McIver
  • Annmarie and Jerry and Aksland
  • Beth Marsh
  • Brenda Barrett
  • Cynthia Treglia and Dr. James Maynard
  • Deanna Brittain
  • Denise Hoos
  • Diane and Calvin Streeter
  • Dolly and Ed  Golden
  • Dr. Kevin and Dr. Anne Spencer
  • Elizabeth Crook and Marc Lewis Foundation
  • Eric & Jessica Boston
  • Felicia and Alan Reed
  • Frank Schubert
  • Irene & Alex    Shoghi
  • Jain and Scott Thompson
  • Jill and Russell Smith
  • John Dickerson
  • John Harcourt and Sue Ellen Stavrand
  • Kali & Dan Rourke
  • Katy Hackerman and Corky Logue
  • Kelly and Richard Topfer
  • Kendall and John Antonelli
  • Kristin and Richard Pushkin
  • Laura and Billy Tweedie
  • Laura and Eagle Robinson
  • Libby and Lloyd Doggett
  • Lisa Degraff
  • Maggie Coleman and John Knowles
  • Margene and Pat Beckham
  • Mary and Steve Knight
  • Maxine Roberts
  • Melanie Walter-Mahoney
  • Michael and Renee Hanson Malone
  • Michelle and Gregg Philipson
  • Miriam and David Zodikoff
  • Molly and Tom Copa
  • Nancy Abraham 
  • Nici Huff
  • Paula and Lee Aaronson
  • Randy Sabbagh and John Shearer
  • Ross and Tami Anders
  • Ryan & Jennifer Jamison
    Sarah Swords
  • Sharon and Bob Guess
  • Sondra and Keenan Lehmann
  • Studio 8 Architects
  • Tatiana    Calliham
  • Topfer Family Foundation
  • Vicki Roberts