Dancing with the Stars Austin Raises Over $1.1 Million for Travis County Child Victims

Dancing with the Stars Austin, presented by Lexus of Austin & Lakeway, provided a 10th anniversary to remember with competition, philanthropy and a raffle drawing, all to benefit Travis County child abuse victims. The entertainment-filled evening played host to nearly 1,000 people in the Hilton Austin’s Grand Ballroom and raised more than $1.1 million.

Inaugural event

Teddy Bears for Kids

In one month the Center for Child Protection had 381 children visit the Center. Whether they were here for a forensic interview, therapy or medical services or here supporting a brother or sister, these children all got to spend time in our Kid’s Play Area.

The Center has incredible staff who spend time with these children before

Ride.Drive.Give. Provided a Front Row Seat to the Thrill of a Lifetime

The roar of an engine signified a call to action at this exclusive event held on Monday, March 30, at the Circuit of The Americas. Combining fast cars and philanthropy, participants raised approximately $130,000, benefiting the Center for Child Protection.

“It’s exciting for us to provide our supporters with such a unique event, all while benefiting