2012 Public Service Grants

Program AreaOrganizationProjectAmount Paid
Community ImprovementBig Brothers Big Sisters Lone StarBig Hope program25,000
Boys & Girls clubs of Greater Houston, Inc.2012 Summer Learning Camp25,000
Buffalo Bayou PartnershipBuffalo Bayou Park Shepherd to Sabine Greenway Project250,000
Hermann Park ConservancyCentennial Gardens Capital Campain500,000
Lonestar Veterans AssociationVeteran Career Transition program10,000
The Marine Corps Coordinating Council, Inc.Operations9,000
The Nature Discovery Center, Inc.Operations25,000
Pathways for Little FeetVision 201410,000
United Way of Greater HoustonAnnual Giving Grant275,000
Young Men’s Christian Association of the Greater Houston AreaPhase I Captial Campaign – Redevelopment of Camp Cullen1,000,000
Total Community Improvement2,179,000
Housing & ShelterCoalition for the HomelessTechnology Upgrade Project50,000
Star of Hope MissionCapital Campaign For the Children’s Place125,000
Total Housing & Shelter175,000
Natural Resources & ConservationHouston Arboretum & Nature CenterAnnual Giving Grant27,500
Houston Arboretum & Nature CenterMaster Planning, Phase I50,000
Total Natural Resources & Conservation77,500
Total Public Service2,431,500