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

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News and events

Cocktails at The Granger and The Perch

December 17th, 2014|Comments Off

Date: Thursday, February 12, 2015

Where: The Granger House and The Perch, 805 W. 16th Street, Austin

What: Support TSDF!! Come as your Favorite “Mad Men” Character to this fun 50s-Style Cocktail Party!

For more information and to […]

Save the Date(s): Amplify Austin

December 17th, 2014|Comments Off

Amplify TSDF
What: Amplify Austin 24-Hour Online Giving Challenge, supporting TSDF
When: Thursday, March 5 @ 6:00 p.m. ‑ Friday, March 6 @ 6:00 p.m.

Amplify TSDF Kick-off
What: TSDF Amplify Austin Kick-off Party with live music, food, fun and the […]

Save the Date: May 1, 2015 for our 2015 Diamond Gala!!

December 8th, 2014|Comments Off

Texas School for the Deaf Foundation Presents Vegas Nights, our 9th Annual Diamond Gala! Save the Date, Friday, May 1, 2015, and join us for an exciting evening of gourmet food, lively fundraising, and casino games […]

Spooky Skedaddle: A Huge Success!!

December 7th, 2014|Comments Off

The TSD Foundation held its 3rd Annual Spooky Skedaddle 5K / 1K Fun Run and Halloween Festival on Saturday, October 25, 2014.

We express our sincere thanks to our two underwriters — All About Luv N […]