Join us for CDF Freedom Schools® Austin’s Jazz Harambee Picnic

with musical guest artist Andre Hayward

Saturday, November 13, 2021

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

This event will be held outdoors in the grove on the grounds of
St James’ Episcopal Church, 1941 Webberville Rd, Austin TX.

Let us know that your family is attending the Jazz Harambee.

RSVP here:

When you RSVP by November 4th, you can also enter to win Jazz at St James’ concert tickets.

See friends, old and new at this special jazz themed event with read aloud guest Melody Fullylove (reading Little Melba and Her Big Trombone, a picture book inspired by American jazz trombonist, arranger, and composer Melba Liston), along with some of our favorite Freedom Schools cheers and chants, recognitions, and mini-concert and demonstration by professional musician, trombonist Andre Hayward (who is also performing during Jazz at St James)

Free! Bring the whole family and bring a friend.

(In case of rain or cold weather location will be indoors in Founders’ Hall at St James’ which has plenty of room for Covid safe distancing. Masks required when indoors.)

Here’s the link to RSVP:

We look forward to seeing you, your family and friends at the Jazz Harambee on Saturday, November 13, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Mildred Monreal named Welcome Table’s Development Coordinator

Welcome Table is excited to announce the arrival of our new Development Coordinator, Mildred Monreal.

Mildred “Millie” Monreal is a fundraising professional in the San Antonio area. After receiving her Masters of Public Administration from The University of Texas at San Antonio, her ultimate goal is to assist in bridging the gaps in  vulnerable communities. This led her into the world of fundraising, development, and nonprofits.

Mildred’s presence on the Welcome Table staff will expand our capacity in grants writing and management, and will assist us in following a coordinated development plan.  She will be actively seeking out new funding partners for both Neighbor 2 Neighbor and CDF Freedom School -Austin.  If you would like to partner with her in this effort or if you have funders in mind who might be a good fit, reach out to her at [email protected].