Community Art House – The Community Art House provides a means through which our highly creative artists at Community First! produce and sell some of the best works of art in Austin.
Community Concessions and Catering – Our Community Catering & Concessions program provides opportunities for Community First! residents to earn a dignified income through concessions-related events at the Village.
Community Forge and Woodworking – The Community Forge & Woodshop empowers our Community First! friends to engage in the creation of timeless crafts while also earning a dignified income.
Community Inn – The Community Inn is an on-site bed and breakfast, providing overnight lodging for guests of Community First! Village, and income for our resident housekeepers and hosts.
Community Market – The Community Market not only serves as a convenience store for those living at Community First! Village; it also showcases and sells the products our neighbors create in the Forge, Art House, and other programs.
Genesis Gardens– Through Genesis Gardens, neighbors from all over Austin come together to roll up their sleeves and engage with Community First! residents, practice hospitality, recall what it means to put down roots, and share the abundance of our yields.
Property Management – The Property Management Team oversees the operations and management of the Village property, including facilities maintenance, rental agreements, security, and more.
Resident Care – Our Resident Care team works diligently to help our formerly homeless brothers and sisters transition into their new homes at Community First! Village. They shepherd and sustain residents by planning community events and encouraging healthy living.
Soap & Herbal Products – Using milk and herbs from our on-site gardens, Community First! residents earn dignified income by making goat-milk soap and other products.
Volunteer Hospitality – The Volunteer Hospitality Team welcomes and trains both short-term and recurring volunteers, providing a crucial gateway for individuals, families, and groups to enter the work of Community First!