Civic Contribution Guidelines


Civic Contribution Requests Guidelines

The Civic Contributions Committee will begin receiving requests on Monday, June 1, 2020.  All requests must be submitted by Thursday, October 1, 2020. Requests received after this deadline will not be considered. Funding will be awarded to the committee’s recipients in late January or early February, 2021.  The Guidelines for eligible 501 (c) (3) organizations are as follows:

  • We support local landscape and beautification projects, horticulture awareness, conservation and educational projects.
  • Requests must be in writing and accompanied by a copy of the organization’s tax exemption letter.
  • Priority consideration is given to eligible requests from the Houston area.
  • Private educational institutions may be considered.
  • Church organizations are not eligible.

Civic Contribution Guidelines 2020-2021


For questions regarding the request form, please email

Susan Peterson at



Civic Contributions Committee 2019-2020

Susan Peterson, Chairman

Kris Maclay, Assistant Chairman

Vaughan Clark

Tammy Jenkins

Margaret Pfeiffer

Adele Spalding