TSDF helps deaf and hard-of-hearing children in Texas to LearnGrow and Belong.

We make a difference in the lives of Deaf children and their parents throughout Texas.
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Since 2011, TSDF has raised over $750,000 through donations and campaigns.


Who gives?

458 donors in 2014

Gave $5k and up: 16

Gave $2,500-$4,999: 23

$1,000-$2,499: 81

$500-$999: 87

Average Donation: $1,534

Average Online Donation: $50



$250,000 has been given directly to programs benefitting students & teachers since 2011

Mini Grant Program


48 Mini Grants were awarded to TSD teachers in 2013-2014

Average Mini Grant: $520

Featured Partners

News and events

Our 9th Annual Gala is Just Around the Corner!

March 20th, 2015|Comments Off

On Friday, May 1, 2015, Texas School for the Deaf Foundation presents Vegas Nights, our 9th Annual Diamond Chefs Gala, held at The Hilton (500 E. 4th St.)! Join us for an exciting evening of […]

Save the Date: October 31, 2015 for Spooky Skedaddle

March 20th, 2015|Comments Off

Join us on Halloween day for TSD Foundation’s annual Spooky Skedaddle Festival. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors and enjoy fun runs, carnival games, as well as great local food and entertainment! We hope to […]

Wow . . . YOU really AMPED UP TSDF!

March 20th, 2015|Comments Off

Thanks! Because of your amazing generosity, TSDF raised over $17,000 during Amplify Austin, the 24-hour, community-wide giving campaign. Although the weather prevented us from having our kick-off event at Freddie’s Place, it didn’t keep you all […]

Sincere thanks to Mark Seeger and Jeff Harper

March 20th, 2015|Comments Off

Our sincere thanks to Mark Seeger and Jeff Harper for opening their beautiful mid-century home, the Granger House and the Perch, on February 12 for our 2015 Cocktail Party. The event was a huge success, with […]