Do you have a big idea for a new business? Go online to submit your genius. The finalists present their business plans to people April 20 at the BiG Idea Day, with the winner taking home $10,000 in cash and prizes. Deadline: Feb. 24.
It's a building blitz and they need all hands on deck. And that means you and your helpful and handy hands are what's needed to build 12 houses in the next 20 weeks. There will be blisters and lots of good karma going around. Go online to register for one of the many projects.
is for cancer survivors and their loved ones who are interested in providing emotional support to patients currently battling the disease. Apply online at www.thecancerconnection.org. Fri., Feb. 10, 5:45-9pm; Sat., Feb. 11, 8:45am-4pm. $25 (scholarships available).
allows you or your organization to adopt one of the stops along Cap Metro's bus lines. In exchange for helping keep your stop tidy, Cap Metro will let you spruce it up (Keep Austin Beautiful will even provide landscaping tools) to reflect the personality of your neighborhood.