2017 Public Service Grants

Program AreaOrganizationProjectAmount Paid
Community ImprovementBakerRipleyHurricane Harvey Relief500,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston, Inc.Capital Campaign – STEAM Center100,000
Center for the MissingHouston Regional Amber Alert System30,000
Hermann Park ConservancyHistoric Clubhouse Restoration250,000
The Houston Parks BoardCapital Campaign – Bayou Greenways 2020125,000
Kids’ Meals Inc.Southwest Route Expansion30,000
SER-Jobs for Progress of the Texas Gulf Coast Inc.Capital Campaign – Pathways to Potential125,000
SPARKSPARK Park Construction at Petersen & Walnut Bend Elementary Schools50,000
United Way of Greater HoustonAnnual Giving Grant300,000
Young Men’s Christian Association of the Greater Houston AreaCapital Campaign – Reconstruction of
Camp Cullen Road System
Total Community Improvement2,385,000
Natural Resources & ConservationHouston Arboretum & Nature CenterAnnual Giving Grant32,500
Houston Arboretum & Nature CenterCapital Campaign – Where the Wild Things Grow250,000
Houston Botanic GardenCapital Campaign – Grow Houston’s Garden250,000
Total Natural Resources & Conservation532,500
Total Public Service2,917,500