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Local Independent Charities of Texas

[ Charitable Group Code: 47 ]

473029 AIDS Foundation Houston, Inc. Every seven hours someone in Houston contracts HIV. Currently 27,000 are living with the virus. Stand by us to make testing and education readily available. - 18.59%

473358 AIDS Services of Dallas  Help us continue providing service-enriched housing for low-income men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS. To our residents, housing is healthcare! - 4.37%

471014 American Gateways Whether fleeing civil war in their home country, an abusive spouse, or the dehumanization of human trafficking - we provide immigrants low-cost immigration legal services. - 5.35%

470061 Angel Flight Children and adults are unable to receive medical treatment locally. Travel expenses add up quickly. Help us provide free air transportation for these patients. - 7.58%

470046 Animal Defense League of Texas True no-kill shelter; homeless dogs and cats receive medical services, including urgent care, shelter, love while searching for forever homes. Public spay/neuter services. - 18.44%

473001 Arc of Greater Houston Family support, resources, programs for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities: respite, camps, support groups, social and leisure, educational advocacy for students. - 13.73%

470024 Arc of Texas To help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live and work in their communities through innovative programs, education and legislation to protect their interests. - 5.43%

471001 Ascend Center for Learning We target motivated adults who require economic, academic, and personal assistance and help them change their lives by offering them opportunities through education. - 20.71%

470063 Center for Public Policy Priorities The Center is a nonpartisan, nonprofit policy institute committed to improving public policies to better economic and social conditions of low and moderate income Texans. - 8.05%

471207 Central Texas SPCA A no-kill shelter that provides a homelike environment, food and medical care, and finds "forever" homes for animals supported solely by public donations - 8.41%

473328 Drug Prevention Resources Everyday thousands of youth are using drugs and putting their life in great risk. Help us to promote healthy, positive and drug free lifestyles. - 11.53%

470054 Family Planning Associates of San Antonio Someone you know … thinks she might feel a lump. Is planning her pregnancy. Has a new job with no health insurance. We're here. - 5.93%

471023 Green Doors Green Doors' mission is to prevent and help end homelessness and poverty housing for those working to achieve independent living in Central Texas. - 7.11%

470041 Guide Dogs of Texas Guide Dogs of Texas raises, trains and provids quality dogs for visually impaired Texans enhancing their mobility, freedom, and independence while creating lifelong companionship. - 19.68%

475009 Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio Working with low-income families willing to empower themselves. Building and selling homes for no interest/profit. Hand up, not a hand out. - 8.10%

470042 Helping Restore Ability Children on ventilators, adults with spinal cord injuries, seniors with dementia - these are the people we keep safe and prevent hospitalization and nursing home placement. - 1.93%

471031 Helping the Aging, Needy, and Disabled Inc. - HAND We all need a little help sometimes. We provide in-home, personal assistance to the elderly and people with disabilities to enhance independence and dignity. - 12.89%

471019 Hospice Austin Every day of every life matters. We provide family-centered, quality end-of-life care for terminally ill patients, emphasizing compassion, independence, respect and dignity. - 15.14%

473015 Houston Hospice Everyone deserves compassionate care, regardless of their ability to pay. Help us provide quality hospice care to people of all ages, from 0 to 100. - 15.44%

473002 Houston SPCA Orphaned, abused and neglected animals deserve a second chance. Help us give these innocent victims a second chance at life! - 15.07%

473026 Houston Volunteer Lawyer Programs Houston Volunteer Lawyers provides legal aid to Harris County residents by connecting them with volunteer lawyers who agree to represent them for free. - 17.39%

471009 Humane Society of Austin & Travis County The Austin Humane Society offers comprehensive, humane, life-saving animal services, transforming the lives of animals and those who love them. - 21.85%

475004 Humane Society of San Antonio Driven to protect and improve the lives of cats and dogs by educating the community, providing shelter, spay/neuter services, and connecting friends for life. - 18.03%

473310 LifeNet Community Behavioral Healthcare  Empowering people to rebuild and enhance their lives. Comprehensive, compassionate services for Dallas' homeless and those suffering from mental illness, chemical dependency, or both. - 13.74%

470000 Local Independent Charities of Texas We share your gift among local independent charitable organizations helping children, the poor, the ill, the disabled, the elderly and others in need. - 2.01%

473329 Meals on Wheels of Johnson and Ellis Counties  Helping needy elderly and disabled people remain independent and healthy in their homes by providing delivered meals, daily contact, and support for individuals and families. - 15.16%

473352 NETWORK of Community Ministries  A lobby filled daily with hundreds — women, children and elderly — who are desperate for real help from us: food, shelter, clothing and immediate healthcare, now. - 16.14%

470044 Operation Homefront – Texas Emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our military service members and wounded warriors. Help protect freedom. - 6.32%

471018 Out Youth Sexual minority youth (LGBTQ), largely invisible, need support. Help us keep them safe so they can fearlessly be themselves. - 23.12%

471024 People's Community Clinic Our mission is to improve the health of medically underserved and uninsured Central Texans by providing high quality, affordable health care. - 16.32%

471102 Planned Parenthood Association of Cameron & Willacy Counties Someone you know…Thinks she might feel a lump, is planning her pregnancy. Has a new job with no health insurance. We’re here. - 14.16%

470039 Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast We ensure the right and ability of all members of our community to manage their reproductive health by providing comprehensive health care and educational programming. - 9.80%

471013 Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas Family Planning and Preventative Health Services We are health care with heart, educators on a mission and champions of the uninsured improving lives by providing affordable, comprehensive health care and education. - 4.98%

470020 Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas, Inc. We are health care with heart, educators on a mission and champions of the uninsured improving lives by providing affordable, comprehensive health care and education. - 12.32%

470056 Planned Parenthood Sexual Healthcare Services Someone you know … thinks she might feel a lump. Is planning her pregnancy. Has a new job with no health insurance. We're here. - 5.78%

470062 Project Mend A wheelchair, rolling walker, or hospital bed makes a difference to someone with a disability. Help us improve someone's independence by distributing refurbished medical equipment. - 11.43%

470033 Rose, The Provides breast cancer screening, diagnostics, and patient navigation into treatment for all women regardless of their ability to pay. - 11.27%

473032 S.H.A.P.E. Community Center Family strengthening and empowerment programs focusing comprehensively on education, culture, parenting, youth development, counseling, prevention, intervention, and elder intergenerational services for the Greater Houston Area. - 19.49%

473355 Shared Housing Center  Breaking the cycle of homelessness. Opening doors and bringing hope through housing solutions and supportive services to the elderly and single parent families. - 6.04%

473033 Sight Into Sound Provides access to the printed word for individuals who are blind, physically disabled, and dyslexic through radio reading, audio recording, and descriptive services. - 12.71%

475011 SpaySA Thousands of animals are euthanized each year. Strays suffer alone, with no voice. Help us provide low cost spay/neuter surgeries and reduce animal overpopulation. - 17.4%

470057 Support Our Troops, Inc. – Texas Chapter

SupportOurTroops.Org Don't let the troops feel abandoned! They Support Us, Let's Support Them! Help Support Our Troops ship tons of morale and wellbeing to troops worldwide. - 1.73%

470035 Tarrant Area Food Bank Fight hunger in our community! Our network provides fresh, frozen and nonperishable food to Texas families in need. $1 donated provides food for 3 meals. - 3.81%

470037 Texas Association Against Sexual Assault TAASA is the voice of sexual assault survivors in Texas. We provide education, outreach and assistance to victims of assault and abuse. - 10.11%

470017 Texas Council on Family Violence A family's strength is weakened by violence occurring in the one place that should be the safest — home. Help us help victims of domestic violence. - 13.04%

470045 Texas Hearing and Service Dogs Provision of Hearing/Service Dogs to disabled Texas residents; to provide abandoned dogs renewed lives of love; to provide the dogs/training free of charge. - 17.59%

470043 Texas Homeless Network The median age of children experiencing homelessness in Texas is seven. Over 80,000 were identified as homeless. They deserve a home. Let's end homelessness. - 2.55%

471025 Waterloo Counseling Center Thousands of anxious and depressed people cannot afford counseling. Waterloo's licensed therapists can help these people live brighter, more productive and healthier lives. - 12.30%

471020 Wright House Wellness Center, The HIV and Hepatitis C are human illnesses. WHWC provides support/education/empowerment to those living with/at-risk for these illnesses utilizing a "whole person" approach. - 7.50%

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