2019 Public Service Grants

Program AreaOrganizationProjectAmount Paid
Community ImprovementAvenue Community Development CorporationAvenue Center: A Community Hub for Greater Northside Houston200,000
Central Houston Civic Improvement, Inc.Capital Campaign – Lynn Wyatt Square For The Performing Arts300,000
Discovery Green ConservancyDiscovery Green Conservancy Master Plan500,000
The Houston Food BankTexans Cafe Remodel Project250,000
Houston’s Amazing Place, Inc.Capital Campaign – Amazing Together500,000
Kids’ Meals Inc.Healthy Meal Delivery Route Expansion Project30,000
LINK HoustonThe Nexus of Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing and
“Good” Transit Project
Memorial Park Conservancy, Inc.Capital Campaign – Memorial Park Conservancy’s 100th Anniversary1,500,000
Neighbors In Action, Inc.Capital Campaign – Building Neighbors in Action50,000
NextOp, Inc.Texas Veteran Employment Program25,000
SER-Jobs for Progress of the Texas Gulf Coast Inc.Capital Campaign – Investing in the Future125,000
United Way of Greater HoustonAnnual Giving Grant300,000
Total Community Improvement3,857,000
Housing & ShelterHarmony House, Inc.Capital Campaign250,000
The Men’s Center, Inc. dba RecenterLifeMap Program75,000
New Hope Housing, Inc.New Hope Housing Avenue J – Affordable Housing for
Working Poor Families
Total Housing & Shelter1,325,000
Natural Resources & ConservationHouston Arboretum & Nature CenterAnnual Giving Grant32,500
Total Natural Resources & Conservation32,500
Total Public Service5,214,500