Merger of Partners

A more efficient relationship   The death of our longstanding President, Dr. William Barakett, and the relentless and seemingly never-ending pace of the current pandemic have forced the directors of the foundation to reelevate their future as a stand-alone charity. We do, after all, have a partner of many years.   In 1976 the … [Read more...]

Butters Homes

Butters Homes was created by the Butters Foundation in 1986 to manage the network of homes that the Foundation had purchased or built since its inception in 1976. The Butters Foundation was originally created to purchase homes for the residents of the Butters Centre who were housed in less-then-adequate quarters on the 35-acre campus in Austin, … [Read more...]