Private foundation support is essential to HoustonPBS. Each year, many foundations make sizeable contributions for:
- membership challenge grants
- capital equipment
- operating costs
The strong tradition of philanthropic giving is a clear indication of the community's support of HoustonPBS as a community treasure.
Some of our generous foundation contributors include:
Albert & Ethel Herzstein Charitable Foundation
Albert & Margaret Alkek Foundation
Burlington Resources Foundation
George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation
Gordon and Mary Cain Foundation
Houston Endowment Inc.
John P. McGovern Fund
Robert and Janice McNair Foundation
Rockwell Fund, Inc.
Sterling-Turner Charitable Foundation
The Butcher Fund
The Linda and Ken Lay Family
The Shell Oil Company Foundation
The Wortham Foundation