Word / Issue of the Month

You can focus your compassionate practice and action on a specific word or issue of the month.

Links to Austin groups and programs that have a focus word or issue of the month (relating to compassionate intention, practice, and action):

1.  Conversation Corps (Conversation Corps is a partnership between the City of Austin, Austin Independent School District and Capital Metro, administered by Leadership Austin)

2.  Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT)- The Red Bench  

The Red Bench– information on the Red Bench word of the month and how to register for the conversation of the month.

3.  The Austin Independent School District (AISD)- Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) program 

Parent Toolkit

4.  Link to the Library of Congress listing of national observances and commemorative months


The guides listed on this site provide commentary and recommended resources.