Greater Houston Community Foundation (TX)



The Community Foundation offers many easy ways to help you make a significant impact with your giving. By partnering with GHCF, donors gain the simplicity and optimal tax benefits of giving to a public charity combined with the recognition, involvement and flexibility of giving through a private foundation.


GHCF donors also gain an opportunity to participate in a community-wide strategic dialogue on developing innovative and collaborative solutions to meet community challenges.


Web Address

www.ghcf.org

Assets

$268,957,644 - 2007-12-31


Giving

$58,380,000 - 2007-12-31


Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Greater Houston Community Foundation


Mega Gifts Boost Giving Past $410 Billion
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

... a strong stock market and the philanthropic response to a series of natural disasters. ... The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the year 2017,” published by Giving USA Foundation, a public...more

Stream Realty Closes 72 KSF Houston Office Leases
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

... this year, Stream represented the landlord in an 18,463-square-foot lease with the Greater Houston Community Foundation at 515 Post Oak...more

Local builders partner on BuildAid to restore flooded homes
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

... was established by Houston's Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Emmett and is administered by the Greater Houston Community...more

BuildAid helps Katy-area family return home after Harvey
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

HHRF was established by Houston's Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Emmett and is administered by the Greater Houston Community Foundation. In addition to David Weekley Homes, BuildAid...more

Houston group behind $100M+ Harvey relief fund to launch home repair portal
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

The organization behind the $113 million Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, set up by Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Emmett, is building a portal to connect disaster-impacted homeowners...more

HomeAid's BuildAid Harvey recovery initiative gets grant
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

HHRF was established by Houston's Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Emmett and is administered by the Greater Houston Community Foundation. David Weekley and the David Weekley Family Foundation...more

Easter Seals Greater Houston serving the most vulnerable during Harvey Recovery thanks in large ...
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

Easter Seals Greater Houston would like to thank the Hurricane Relief Fund as established by Mayor Sylvester Turner and Judge Ed Emmett, with the Greater Houston Community Foundation overseeing and...more

Grant to support post-Harvey behavioral health services
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

Although Hurricane Harvey hit the Houston area over five months ago, the mental health of those impacted by the storm is an ongoing concern. Baylor College of Medicine recently was awarded a $2.6...more

AMONG FRIENDS: Abbott explores close ties between Texas and Mumbai
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

With four offices in Texas, including their North American headquarters in Houston, Mahindra's biggest impact was felt during Hurricane Harvey. When the storm hit, Mahindra Group donated $1.5 million...more

StockX Launches Charity IPOs On Its 'Stock Market Of Things'
Foundation: Greater Houston Community Foundation

Hurricane Relief, September 2017: StockX partnered with sixteen celebrities, including Pharrell, Mark Wahlberg, LeBron James, Karlie Kloss, Snoop Dogg and Steph Curry to raise nearly $440,000 for...more

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Harris County, TX

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