Bastrop County Cares, a nonprofit organization, is a county-wide partnership working to develop comprehensive community initiatives by identifying community priorities, collecting and analyzing data, and bringing together collaborative partnerships that will result in community solutions. We identify large community issues that one organization cannot tackle on its own and build public will, advance policy, and mobilize and leverage funding.
We want to ensure that all individuals in Bastrop County can share in the social fabric of our community, access great educational programs, be economically stable, and to live healthy full lives in our wonderful Bastrop County community.
Bastrop County Cares, a 501 C (3) entity, is a county-wide partnership of public, private,
faith-based and nonprofit organizations, institutions, and individuals which collaboratively identifies and strengthens the social, health, education, and economic opportunities in Bastrop County.
To improve the lives of people in the Bastrop County community.
We share a common compassion for our neighbors.
We rely on research and data to inform our work.
We believe in the power of working together to accomplish a greater good.
We expect outcomes that will improve the lives of people in the Bastrop community.
The Leadership Council is comprised of community leaders who have an interest in Bastrop County and the ability to leverage resources, connections, and power to support the work of Bastrop County Cares.
They serve as an advisory group for the Bastrop County Cares Board.
Our Board of Directors
Willie De La Rosa
Bastrop County Judge Paul Pape
Dr. Desmar Walkes