About Violet Crown Community Works

Violet Crown Community Works is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Austin, Texas, helping build and sustain community in Brentwood and Crestview by supporting neighborhood enhancement projects.

For more information about VCCW, contact Nancy Barnard, President, president@violetcrowncommunity.org. You can send up physical mail at

Violet Crown Community Works
PO Box 66461
Austin, TX 78766

Ways to Donate

You can donate through the PayPal Giving Fund:

Donate with PayPal button

You can also support us by choosing us as your sponsored charity to get 0.5% of you purchases through smile.amazon.com.

In addition to the annual Violet Crown Festival in May and the Violet Crown Oktoberfest, VCCW also has sponsored art projects in the community. These include:

Board Members

  • Nancy Barnard (President)
  • Ben Combee (Treasurer & Webmaster)
  • Bradley Linscomb (Secretary & Past President)
  • Angie Ward
  • Lori Gieger
  • Sue Minear
  • Mike McChesney
  • Anne-Charlotte Patterson
  • Billy Tweedie

Previous Festivals

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Photos Credits: Jennifer M. Ramos, Kent Samuelson, Ben Combee, and Jean Graham.