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Kendra Scott Give Back: A Jeweled Success!

Kendra Scott Gives Back to TSDF!
On Thursday, October 30, over 70 guests came by Kendra Scott Jewelry on South Congress to support the TSD Foundation. While browsing through the beautiful selections of bracelets, necklaces, and earrings by Austin’s premier jewelry designer, guests were treated to delicious sweets and drinks! Everyone enjoyed shopping, visiting, and snacking, […]

2014-2015 Minigrant Award Recipients

The Foundation’s mini-grants are designed to encourage, facilitate, recognize, and reward innovative and creative approaches to teaching and learning in support of the work of the Texas School for the Deaf.  The evaluation of proposals is done according to a rubric which awards points based upon how the work supports the TSD School Improvement Plan; […]

Vibes Concert for TSD and Friends

“Feel the Vibes” Concert Benefiting Texas School for the Deaf
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Austin, TX


WRISTBAND PICK-UP begins next week, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 9am to 8pm @ both Texas School for the Deaf entrance gates.

(TSD staff only: will pick-up at ERCOD Mon-Wed, 8am-4pm)

“Vibes” is a unique musical event created especially for […]

In Remembrance Of Lawrence Wolford Seeger

Lawrence was a houseparent at TSD during the late 1950’s and early 1960’s, and will be dearly missed by the TSD family.

Lawrence W. Seeger passed away on August 15, 2014 after a short battle with cancer, at the age of 86. Lawrence was born January 24, 1928, in McKinney, Texas to Ed and Bera Seeger. […]

Apply Now For A 2014 – 2015 Mini-Grant

The TSDF Board of Directors is thrilled to announce that the application for 2014- 2015 mini-grants is now open!

Click here to get started today; the application deadline is 4:00pm, Tuesday September 23, 2014.

We look forward to receiving your applications!

Shop On Amazon? Great News For TSDF!

TSDF has joined Amazon Smile which is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate […]

Save The Date: October 25th Is The Spooky Skedaddle!

What: 5K, 1K Fun Run and Halloween Festival for all hearing and Deaf, signers and non signers!

Including food trucks, carnival games, music, Halloween costume parade, cake walk, miniature ponies, balloons, clown, local fire trucks, and much more!

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 3–7 pm

Where: TSD Campus

Cost: FREE for everyone to enter the festival

$1 per ticket […]

8th Annual Diamond Gala Was A Huge Success! Many Thanks To All!

Texas School for the Deaf Foundation’s 8th Annual Diamond Gala was held on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at the Hilton Downtown Austin. The event was an overwhelming success! From our huge profits we are able to further our mission to give access to language and learning to the over 5000 deaf and hard of hearing […]

In Memory Of A Special Friend, Ruth Seeger

Dear TSD family,

We have recently lost Ruth Seeger, someone very dear to us all.

Please click on the following link to contribute your remembrances of Ruth, and for details about her funeral services. Ruth’s family hopes to hear any stories or memories you have of her; anything you are willing to share will be very precious […]

Raffle Opens For Diamond Pendant Necklace

New for the Diamond Gala this year!!! TSDF will raffle a beautiful diamond pendant necklace, the Circle of Support, valued at $2,500. (Ticket sales now closed.)

We are raffling a beautiful $2,500 diamond pendant necklace, donated by Americus Diamond San Antonio. Raffle tickets are $20 each. We are only selling 250 raffle tickets, so purchase your […]