Austin Founder Lions Club

Mobile Loaves and Fishes - Donna Emery

  • 16 Jul 2015
  • 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  • The High Road, 700 Dawson Rd, Austin TX 78704



Mobile Loaves and Fishes

July 16, 2015

Introduced by Lion Michael Cowan


DonnamMeryDonna Emery, Development Director at Mobile Loaves & Fishes, is responsible for coordinating fundraising activities including a $10 million Capital Campaign to open the Community First! Village, an innovative solution to homelessness. She serves as spokesperson advocating on behalf of our homeless community, manages the annual giving $3.5 million campaign, and directs a team of communications, grant and donor relations. 

Previous work includes ten years at BookSpring helping to create the largest fundraiser, the Book Spring Read-A-Thon, and fostering the organization through a successful merge. In 2014, Donna Co-chaired AFP’s Philanthropy Day 2014 and remains an active member. Other volunteer and leadership positions include Reading Is Fundamental of Austin Board of Directors, National Charity League, and board positions within the Eanes ISD Booster Club and extracurricular programs. Donna, a graduate of Texas A&M, loves to snow ski with husband Mark of 27 years and children, Elizabeth, 19 and Matthew, 16.

Featured Lunch Menu:
Roasted Vegetables
Assorted Cookies
Ice Tea & Coffee
Please register by 5 p.m. on Tuesday   

We order meals based on your reservations and must pay for them even if you do not show up. Please keep this in mind if your plans shift and cancel your reservation so we can adjust the headcount.

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