Current Donors

Current Donors

Thank You to these Generous Donors. 

The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center extends a special thanks to these major donors who support the Arboretum’s mission through their generous philanthropic support:

July 1, 2013 – December 31, 2013

$100,000 +

Houston Endowment Inc.
Mustang Cat
Susan Vaughan Foundation

$50,000 +

The Cullen Foundation
The Fondren Foundation

$25,000 +

M.D. Anderson Foundation Hildebrand Foundation
Ruth and Ted Bauer Family Foundation Mrs. Kathrine G. McGovern
City of Houston Parks and Recreation Department John P. McGovern Foundation
George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation The Wortham Foundation

$10,000 +

Anadarko Petroleum The Boyd & Evelyn Mullen Foundation
Andrews Kurth, LLP Pappas Restaurants, Inc.
The Brown Foundation, Inc. PDS Management Group, LLC.
CFP Foundation Mr. Ernest Pekmezaris
Mr. & Mrs. Nigel Curlet The Powell Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Flournoy REI
Dr. Cullen Geiselman Mr. and Mrs. Allen H. Rustay
Albert and Ethel Herzstein Charitable Foundation Vivian L. Smith Foundation
Hicks Thomas LLP Sterling-Turner Foundation
The HRH Foundation Vinson & Elkins L.L.P.
Mr. Benjamin Holloway and Ms. Amanda McMillian The West Endowment
The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Mr. John T Young, Jr.


Mr. and Mrs. David Andrew Ms. Linda Paisley
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Antablin PL Propylene LLC
Barclays Mr. and Mrs. Sam Pyne
BBVA Compass Raintree Resorts International
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP Mr. and Mrs. Carleton Riser
CenterPoint Energy Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Savitz
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Christensen Schlumberger
ConocoPhillips The Seay Foundation
Credit Suisse Mr. and Mrs. Bill Swenson
EP Energy Mr. and Mrs. J. Taft Symonds
Exterran Energy Solutions, L.P. The Tapeats Fund
Fulbright & Jaworski Tenton Fiduciary Company LLC
GRITS Foundation Transwestern
HEB Grocery Company Mr. Peter Tsan
The Jacob and Terese Hershey Foundation Mr. and Mrs. David Unger
Hogan Lovells US LLP Mr. and Mrs. William S. Utt
The Holthouse Foundation for Kids Volunteer Houston
King & Spalding Waste Management, Inc.
Latham & Watkins LLP Mr. and Mrs. Wyatt Williams
Mr. and Mrs. Travis Overall

$3,000 +

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP Porter Hedges LLP
Amegy Bank of Texas Mr. and Mrs. David Pursell
Mr. and Mrs. Lance Barlow Randalls Good Neighbor Program
Harry S. and Isabel C. Cameron Foundation The Sarofim Group, Inc.
Direct Energy Simplistic Audio Video
Downtown Reporting Strake Foundation
Ms. Leigh A. Evans Strasburger & Price LLP
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Fertitta Ms. Mary VanKerrebrook
Mr. and Mrs. Carter Groves Mr. and Mrs. William H. Wallace
Hemphill Independant School District Mr. and Mrs. Michael Walsh
Mr. and Mrs. Cadell Liedtke Mr. and Mrs. Andrew White
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas,P.C. Wolff Companies
Pappas & Suchma, P.C. Ms. Jacqueline Wurth
Ms. Tana Pool Mr. Daniel Hu and Ms. Susan Yang
Port of Houston Authority

$2,000 +

74 Ranch Ltd. Network For Good
Bering’s Mrs. Sue K. Oldham
GDF Suez Mr. and Mrs. Guy Oliphant
Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Geiser Camille & Marguerite Pyne Fund
Goldman, Sachs & Co. Schwartz, Junell, Greenberg & Oathout, L.L.P.
Mr. and Mrs. Keith Guerrini Shell Oil Company Matching Gifts Program
Mrs. Marion S. Hargrove T.C. Lupton, Jr. Family Foundation
Kelsey Seybold Clinic Union Pacific Foundation
The Lubrizol Corporation

$1,000 +

Jack and Annis Bowen Foundation Ms. Ann L. MacNaughton
BP Foundation, Inc. Mr. T. J. Marks
Chevron Humankind Matching Gift Program Ms. Rebecca E. Marvil
Mr. and Mrs. Colby Crenshaw Ms. Sara Mayeu
Ms. Leslie Davis Mr. David A McMillan and Ms. Heidi Gerstacker
Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mithoff
Lt. Gov and Mrs. David Dewhurst Mr. Neil Modinger
Exxon Mobil Foundation Mrs. Marion Monsen
Mrs. Carolyn Grant Fay Mr. and Mrs. Tom D. O’Leary
Ms. Sarah M. Flournoy Mr. Roger Petersen and Ms. Louisa Hayward
The Garden Club of America Mr. Roger Plank
Mr. Mitchell Graff Mr. and Mrs. Ben H. Powell, V.
Mr. Donald M. Gray Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Reckling
Mr. & Mrs. Rufus Griscom Ms. Carol Relihan
The Ground Up Mr. and Mrs. Arthur B. Riviere
Haddington Ventures, LLC Mr. Paul Rizza
Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Hawthorn Mr. Brannon C Robertson
Mr. and Mrs. Chad Hesters SJR Family Partnership LTD
Houston Texans Foundation Mrs. Kathryn W. Smyth
Mrs. Ethel Hutcheson The Stanton Foundation
Mr. Roger C. Jackson Mrs. Patricia L. Stone
Jean Lykes Grace Foundation Swift Energy Operating
Mr. and Mrs. Mavis P. Kelsey, Jr. Ms. Heather Westendarp
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Kelsey Mr. Sandy Wilson
Mr. and Mrs. Mark Lee

$500 +

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Adams Ms. Carol Akers Klug
Mr. David Anderson Mr. Demo Kouzounis
Mr. Adam Bangs Mr. and Mrs. Blake T. Liedtke
Bartlett Tree Experts Mr. and Mrs. Jason Love
BHP Billiton Matched Giving Program Mr. and Mrs. Scott Martin
Dr. and Mrs. Barrett Brown Mr. Paul McConnell
Mrs. Catherine Brown Mr. and Mrs. John McMahan
Mr. and Mrs. David Bruce Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Meyer
Ms. Maude L. Carter Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
Ms. Elizabeth Chiao Mr. and Mrs. Dorrance Monteith
Mr. Brett Chiles Mr. and Mrs. Mark Newell
Mr. and Mrs. John J. Dale Ms. Amelia
Mr. and Mrs. Jon W. Daly Mr. and Mrs. William David Noel
Mr. and Mrs. Lance Dardis Mr. and Mrs. A. Barry O’Dell
Mr. Wallace E. Davenport Mr. William C. Owens
Ms. Debra Dishberger Mr. and Mrs. John Payne
Mr. and Mrs. John Donovan Ms. Shannon Powers
Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Dudley Prologis Management LLC
Ms. Milane Duncan-Frantz Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Reckling, III
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Evnochides Mr. and Mrs. Lance Reynolds
Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Faris, Jr. Mrs. Lake Robertson, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Michael M. Fowler Mr. and Mrs. Shannon B. Sasser
Mr. and Mrs. Kelly Frels Mr. and Mrs. Dan Sauls
Ms. Pat German Mr. and Mrs. David Searls
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Hall Ms. Lynne Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Hanna Mr. and Mrs. Brian Smyth
Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Hartman Mr. and Mrs. Neil Stone
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Haskins Mr. and Mrs. Melissa Strong
Mr. and Mrs. William A. Herbert Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Synnott
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hillard Dr. and Mrs. James Tang
Ms. Susan Akers Hirtz Mrs. Amy Thompson and Mr. Paul Beale
Mr. Harold S. Hook Mr. and Mrs. Langston Turner
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Jones Mrs. Anna Virene
Mr. and Mrs. Kyle Kafka Mr. and Mrs. Logan Walters
Mrs. John R. Kelsey, Jr. Mrs. Ellen Warren
Mr. and Mrs. Spencer Kerr Mr. and Mrs. W. Timothy Weaver
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kimmel Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Wheeler
Mr. and Mrs. Carl B. King Mrs. Ben White

For information about making a donation to the Arboretum, please contact Keely Everett at 713-366-0374 or email.


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