Welcome to Manos de Cristo
The mission of Manos de Cristo is to empower low-income individuals with a loving hand of assistance and without regard to age, gender, race, or religious preference. Manos de Cristo promotes dignity and self-reliance by meeting basic needs with food and clothing, providing essential oral care, and furthering educational development.
Our VisionManos de Cristo’s life-changing services empower people of all backgrounds to build self-esteem and self-confidence and the ability to participate fully in the life of the community.
Dental health is crucial to overall health and well-being. Manos de Cristo is one of the few organizations dedicated to providing essential dental care to patients without private dental insurance or Medicaid. Learn more. Click here.
Manos de Cristo believes that education is the building block of self-sufficiency. Learn more about our Back-to-School program for children and our adult education and job training classes. Click here.
Food and Clothing
People struggling to make ends meet often must choose between paying the rent or feeding and clothing their families. Learn more about our food pantry and clothes closet. Click here.
Manos de Cristo is a 501(c)(3) organization, and your donations are tax deductible. Our tax ID number is 74-2511974. Manos de Cristo respects the privacy of its donors. Manos will not sell, trade or share a donor's personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations unless we have express permission by the donor to do so.
Manos de Cristo is proud to be recognized by the following:
|4-Star Rating by Charity Navigator|
Come together for an elegant evening filled with laughter and surprises April 1, 2017 at the ACL Live at the Moody Theater.
Get ready, it's almost time to Amplify Manos!
Mark your calendar for Amplify Austin, a 24-hour citywide day of giving, starting on
March 2nd at 6 p.m. to March 3rd at 6 p.m.