Supporting our community

Rio's Brazilian has proudly provided support for the following organizations:



Rainforest Partnership and their mission of “Linking people to people for a sustainable future.”

Rainforest Partnership


The Brazil Center in it's collaboration with Cine Las Americas (CLA) as they promoted Brazilian film in the 12th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival

The Brazil Center


Austin Pride, a benefit for the 2009 and 2010 Gay and Lesbian Pride Festival

Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce


The Brazil Center and the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center event, Celebrate Me, Brazil!

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center


Brazilian/Austinite, Simone Pedrozo-Arnold's debut fashion show at Creature's Boutique

Morena Rosa

Creatures Boutique


Les Dames d' Escoffier, an organization of women leaders in food, beverage and hospitality whose mission is education, advocacy and philanthropy

Les Dames d' Escoffier


Families by Choice at their Lovexotic fundraiser


Families by Choice


HYP (the Habitat Young Professionals) Habitat for Humanity, at their 2009 HYP Gala, “A Night to Change Lives,” at One World Theatre

Habitat Young Professionals


Room to Read and its work in India, and the "Room to Dream" campaign

Room to Read


Slow Food Austin/Better Bites Silent Auction, 2009

Slow Food Austin


Latinitas, a non-profit organization focused on informing, entertaining, and inspiring young Latinas to grow into healthy, confident, and successful Latinas



The Rude Mechanicals' Oyster Club - a project dedicated to sharing not only Austin's live culture, but the urbane shellfish that inspired it.

The Rude Mechanicals’ Oyster Club


The Austin Theater Alliance and the Paramount Theater at their 73rd Gala

The Austin Theater Alliance


Refugee Services of Texas and their "World Beats Benefit," that was hosted at Ruta Maya on S. Congress

Refugee Services of Austin


Cedar Park Elementary School, which recently became an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) school
The Cafe
Cheese breads