2016 Public Service Grants

Program AreaOrganizationProjectGrant Amount
Community ImprovementBig Brothers Big Sisters Lone StarCapital Campaign – Building Project100,000
Discovery Green ConservancyRenovation – Pier re-decking project50,000
The Houston Food BankCapital Campaign – To Change the Future250,000
Houston Golf AssociationCapital Campaign – Preserving the Past, Defining the Future200,000
Memorial Park Conservancy, Inc.Capital Campaign – Master Plan for Memorial Park500,000
Neighborhood Centers, Inc.Capital Campaign – Building Neighborhoods That Work500,000
Scenic Texas Inc.Capital Campaign – The Broadway/Hobby Corridor Project50,000
Trees For HoustonTree Nursery Expansion61,000
United Way of Greater HoustonAnnual Giving Grant300,000
Total Community Improvement2,011,000
Housing & ShelterThe Open Door Mission FoundationFullerton Building – Dormitory Upgrade and Renovation Project250,000
Operation Finally HomeOperation FINALLY HOME Operations75,000
Star of Hope MissionCapital Campaign – Cornerstone Community250,000
Total Housing & Shelter575,000
Natural Resources & ConservationHouston Arboretum & Nature CenterAnnual Giving Grant32,500
Total Natural Resources & Conservation32,500
Total Public Service2,618,500