Marfa Steps Up works to bridge the Marfa community, while advancing inclusion and opportunity in Marfa, Texas through community-led public programs, volunteerism, and fundraising efforts.

Marfa Steps Up got its start as a group of volunteer community members in Marfa, helping our town during the COVID-19 crisis. Today, we are a 501c3 nonprofit organization with a board of directors, which includes Shelley Bernstein (President), Katy Rose Elsasser, Stela Fuentez, David Garcia (Vice President), Betty Gutierrez, Sandra Hinojos, Susan Kirr (Secretary), Steve Marquez, Miguel Mendias (Treasurer), Linda Ojeda, and Lance Webb.