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January

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Partnerships for Children

“Every child deserves the basic things, that we all take for granted”.  -Partnerships for Children. It has been a tradition for Per Stirling to focus our December Community Initiative on giving to those less fortunate during the holiday season. In previous years, Per Stirling participated in Partnerships for Children’s “Holiday Wishes Campaign“. This campaign provides gifts […]

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December

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Central Texas Food Bank

Per Stirling focused our November Community Initiative on giving to those in need of food this holiday season, through the Central Texas Food Bank.  Due to inflation’s impact on the cost of living, the Central Texas Food Bank is seeing a dramatic increase in demand, with the number of people they’re serving increasing every month. […]

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November

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Breast Cancer Awareness & The Hunter 5K

For the month of October, Per Stirling selected two volunteer initiatives, each of which are particularly important to us. The first initiative was Breast Cancer Awareness. This is a cause that we sponsor on a regular basis, as several members of the Per Stirling family have personally battled cancer, and most have beaten this insidious disease. […]

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October

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Suicide Prevention Awareness

As September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, it is an appropriate time to bring attention to this important topic, and to encourage positive dialogue, awareness and professional treatment as a means of preventing this terrible outcome. If we were in a stadium full of seated people, and asked for everyone who has been, or knows […]

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September

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Patriot PAWS

  Per Stirling employees and advisors selected Patriot PAWS for our August Volunteer Initiative. The mission of Patriot PAWS is to train and provide service dogs of the highest quality, at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities, in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence. It takes about […]

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August

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Back to School

It’s hard to believe that summer vacation is coming to an end, and that it’s already time for kids to go back to school. This year, Per Stirling focused the month of July on donating funds and school supplies to students and classrooms. Every year school teachers are left to their own devices to cover the cost […]

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July

Per Stirling Volunteers! – BookSpring

Literacy – the ability to read and write – is the foundation for a child’s success in the world.  A child’s early years are particularly critical in developing lifelong learning habits that prepare children for not only their education, but also virtually everything else in life.  Unfortunately, according to Save the Children, more than 60% […]

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June

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Austin Pets Alive 2022

During the month of May, Per Stirling staff and advisors focused their volunteer efforts on one of our favorite organizations, Austin Pets Alive! “Austin is proudly the largest and longest running ‘No Kill’ city in the nation thanks to a groundbreaking and unique partnership between Austin Pets Alive and the city’s municipal shelter, Austin Animal […]

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May

Per Stirling Volunteers! – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas 2022

During the month of April, Per Stirling participated in the Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Central Texas’ 2022 Bowl for Kids event, which raised funds to provide life-changing mentoring relationships for local children to “change lives for the better, forever”. This year’s beach-themed event had more than 67 bowling teams, and the funds raised […]