Each year, we invite the business community to nominate businesses that do an outstanding job of giving back to our Central Texas community. Nominees will be judged by community leaders and the businesses making the biggest impact in our community. Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jake Wood is the founder and CEO of Groundswell, a software company that enables companies to make philanthropy an employee benefit by providing tech-enabled donor-advised funds.
Prior to launching Groundswell, Wood served as the founder and CEO of Team Rubicon, a disaster response & humanitarian relief organization that is widely considered one of America’s leading nonprofit organizations, having raised over $400 million in philanthropy and recruited over 150,000 volunteers over the past decade.
Jake is a former Marine Corps scout-sniper with combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, a twice-published author, a frequent contributor in the media, and a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he played varsity football.
Individual Volunteer of the Year
This award recipient is a stellar employee of a generous company who demonstrates exceptional leadership and dedication to addressing community challenges through dedicated volunteerism while inspiring others to serve.
Generous Business Awards
A Generous Business winner is a company that creates a fully developed program of giving back through employee engagement, donations of products, services intellectual capital and dollars in support of a non-profit.
Employee Engagement Award
A company that promotes volunteerism and community engagement with non-profits through group projects or by encouraging skilled volunteer efforts.
|Encotech Engineering Consultants, Inc
|Texas Disposal Systems
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