Top Giving Foundations: TX

The following list of top giving foundations in TX is derived from GrantDomain, The Grantsmanship Center's funding databases. All of the foundations listed have been prescreened to ensure that they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate an interest in receiving proposals. This also means that some foundations who give large amounts of money have been omitted because they do not meet these criteria. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

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The top giving foundations in the state of TX

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation $131,041,279
ExxonMobil Foundation $74,771,221
The Moody Foundation $64,294,944
Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc. $62,794,501
Houston Endowment, Inc. $62,666,212
The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation $60,897,995
The Brown Foundation, Inc. $52,813,948
AVANCE, Inc. $41,481,326
The Dallas Foundation $32,811,315
Austin Community Foundation for the Capital Area $31,775,227
Valero Energy Foundation $26,073,777
San Antonio Area Foundation $24,816,472
The Robert A. Welch Foundation $23,411,861
The Shell Oil Company Foundation $23,198,789
O'Donnell Foundation $22,863,227
Greater Houston Community Foundation $22,478,761
Amon G. Carter Foundation $21,264,454
The Meadows Foundation, Inc. $20,143,454
Harold Simmons Foundation, Inc. $18,504,715
The Burnett Foundation $15,989,810
T.L.L. Temple Foundation $15,204,809
Albert and Bessie Mae Kronkosky Charitable Foundation $14,966,107
Texas Instruments (TI) Foundation $12,395,317
Robert and Janice McNair Foundation $12,310,604
The USAA Foundation, Inc. $11,906,550
Sid W. Richardson Foundation $11,843,286
William Stamps Farish Fund $11,800,000
John G. & Marie Stella Kenedy Memorial Foundation $11,137,654
The Cullen Foundation $11,136,500
St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities $11,030,134
Dr. Bob and Jean Smith Foundation $11,015,007
The George Foundation $10,957,786
Robert J. Kleberg Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation $10,912,935
The Fondren Foundation $10,680,629
Albert and Margaret Alkek Foundation $10,400,000
The Wortham Foundation, Inc. $10,144,500
John P. McGovern Foundation $9,874,260
Ed Rachal Foundation $9,321,508
Margaret & James A. Elkins, Jr. Foundation $8,660,000
Permian Basin Area Foundation $7,853,407