Press Release: Celebrate Deaf Awareness & Give Back to TSD, Sept 25 - 29

Contact: Keena Miller

512-462-5328, cell: 512-658-4444

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Celebrate Deaf Awareness & Give Back to Texas School for the Deaf

September 25 – 29


Austin, Texas  September 25, 2023 – Today, the Texas School (TSD) for the Deaf kicks off a week of Deaf Awareness events with ways you can celebrate too, and give back to the students of TSD.


All week

Monday-Thursday 12-10:00 p.m. & 12-11:00 p.m. Friday

Gelato Paradiso 

1400 South Congress Ave

20% Discount

check-in required w/ flyer or mention TSD


Monday, September 25         

  • 5:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.: P.Terry’s (Ben White/South Congress) Fundraiser –no check-in

Visit P.Terry’s Ben White location, after 5 p.m., at 204 West Ben White Blvd, 78704, for 10% of all sales back to Texas School for the Deaf (TSD)

Tuesday, September 26      

Order online using CODE: MODGIVES25, or submit flyer to MOD Pizza’s Westlake location, at 701 South Capital of Texas Hwy, 78746, for 25% back to TSD

4  Top organizations with the most sales at this MOD Pizza location eligible for an additional $1,000. Pease help us win 

Wednesday, September 27

A collaboration with TSD students

On display at 1011 South Congress Avenue, until end of the year

Staircase located in front of Hotel Magdalena - connecting Music Lane to South Congress Avenue

Thursday, September 28

  • 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. BJ’s (Sunset Valley) Fundraiser –requires check-in with flyer

Order online using CODE: SEP682, or submit flyer at BJ’s Sunset Valley location, at 5207 Brodie Lane, 78745, for 20% back to TSD 

Friday, September 29

  • 6:00 p.m.:  TSD Foundation’s “Viva Las Vegas” Gala

o   At Sonesta Hotel in Bee Cave, 12525 Bee Cave Pkwy, 78738

o   Tickets/Details:  

o   TSD Culinary Arts students work with Chef Patrick, Thursday & Friday, at Sonesta in preparation for the annual fundraising banquet & gala






The Texas School for the Deaf is the oldest continuously operating public school in Texas. Educating deaf and hard of hearing students of Texas since 1856, the campus also provides outreach and educational resources for students, their families and professionals in the field throughout the state of Texas. With educational excellence and a strong belief in a culture and community at TSD, students form a unique identity based on their individual strengths and talents. TSD is an environment where students learn, grow, and belong. For more information about the Texas School for the Deaf, visit