2011 Education Grants

Program Area Organization Project Amount Paid
Colleges & Universities Houston Community College System Foundation Opportunity 14 Scholarship Program 50,000
Southwestern University Construction of New Science Center 1,000,000
University of Houston System A Novel Genome-Based Target Discovery Program for Ovarian Cancer-collaboration With Baylor College of Medicine 250,000
Total Colleges & Universities 1,300,000
Elementary & Secondary Schools Cristo Rey Jesuit Phase II of the “Campaign for Houston’s Future” 100,000
Episcopal High School 25th Anniversary Capital Campaign 250,000
HISD Foundation Apollo 20 Project 500,000
The Kinkaid School Annual Giving Grant 50,000
The Monarch Institute for Neurological Differences Phase Two of Monarch’s New Campus Campaign 250,000
The Regis School of the Sacred Heart Capital Campaign For a Student Life Center 100,000
Ser-Ninos Charter School Capital Campaign 100,000
St. Agnes Academy Construction of a New Athletic Complex 150,000
St. Michael Catholic School Phase II: The School Capital Campaign 200,000
St. Thomas High School Building on Excellence apital ampaign 100,000
Teach for America – Houston Recruitment, Training, On-going Support of Houston Corps 250,000
Yellowstone Academy Clinical Theater for Science and Technology 100,000
YES Prep Public Schools Hiring Four Staff For the Pilot Year Planning of the Teaching Partnership: A Plan for Growing Effective Teachers 25,000
Total Elementary & Secondary Schools 2,175,000
General Families Empowered Survey Project 25,000
Houston Center for Literacy Funding a Messaging Program 50,000
Reasoning Mind, Inc. Operations 100,000
W. Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation Annual Giving Grant 50,000
W. Oscar Neuhaus Memorial Foundation Funding the Development of Three Online Classes 55,000
Total General 280,000
Total Educational Institutions 3,755,000