Previous Grant Awards

2015-2016 Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Joshua Fuchs

  • Arrow Child & Family Ministries - Freedom Place
  • Beacon Law
  • Bo’s Place
  • Casa de Esperanza
  • Children 4 Tomorrow
  • Making it Better
  • Texas Center for the Missing
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2014-2015 Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Heath Novosad

  • AVANCE Houston, Inc.
  • Beacon Law
  • Boys & Girls Harbor
  • Child Advocates
  • Literacy Advance of Houston
  • Making it Better
  • Tahirih Justice Center
  • Target Hunger
  • Texas Center for the Missing
  • Young Audiences of Houston
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2013-2014 Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Aisha Young

  • Aid to Victims of Domestic Violence
  • Bo's Place
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Casa de Esperanaz
  • Children for Tomorrow
  • Hope & Healing
  • Lone Star Legal Aid
  • MD Anderson Family YMCA
  • Palmer drug Abuse Program
  • Texas Center for the Missing
  • The Women's Fund for Health Education & Research
  • Young Audiences of Houston
  • Zina Garrison Academy
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2012-2013 Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Mark Oehl

  • Bo's Place
  • Boys & Girls Country of Houston, Inc.
  • Child Advocates
  • Easter Seals of Greater Houston, Inc.
  • Literacy through Photography
  • Healthcare for the Homeless
  • Palmer Drug Abuse Program
  • Search Homeless Services
  • Texas Center for the Missing
  • Texas Fair Defense Project
  • The Women's Fund
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2011-2012 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Gindi Eckel Vincent

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Houston and Houston Young Lawyers Association Big for a Day Event: Hometown Heroes program for children in the Amachi Texas Mentor program
  • Boys & Girls Harbor:
  • Boys and Girls Country of Houston, Inc.: 'Breaking the Cycle, Rebuilding the Bond' program
  • Change Happens!: Law & Order Workshop Series
  • Easter Seals of Greater Houston, Inc.: Expansion of Camp for Children with Disabilities program
  • The Rise School: Library and Classroom Upgrade
  • Texas Center for the...
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2010-2011 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: David Walton

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Houston and Houston Young Lawyers Association Big for a Day Event: Tee/Tea Time (mini golf and luncheon program for children in the Amachi program)
  • Boys & Girls Harbor: iPads and educational applications for Harbor Academy classrooms
  • Career Gear Houston: program for economically disadvantaged individuals which focuses on interview skills and proper dress
  • Casa de Esperanza de los Niños: replacement of drop-side cribs
  • Foto Fest: cameras and related equipment for the Literacy Through...
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2009-2010 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Chris Northcutt

  • Bo's Place: New book for child grief assistance
  • Boys and Girls Country: New program children at BGC to teach self-defense
  • Bethel's Place: Children urban summer enrichment academy
  • Bread of Life: Job education and training for the homeless
  • Change Happens!: Law and Order workshop for children
  • Houston Urban Debate League: Expansion of debate teams/league involvement in urban schools
  • HYLA Big Brothers/Big Sisters: Supports a specific "Big for a Day" event
  • SNAP Dog: Sterilization and wellness...
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2008-2009 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: L. Bradley Hancock

  • Houston Area Respite Center: Parent's Night Out
  • Hermann Park Conservancy: Conservation Posse
  • Young Audiences of Houston: Everybody on Stage program
  • Theatre Under the Stars: The Partnership program
  • FotoFest: Literacy Through Photography
  • Bo's Place: Pregnancy Loss Program
  • Boys & Girls Harbor: Harbor Academy program
  • Vietnamese Culture and Science Association: Parental Assistance Workshop and Career Day
  • Justice for Children: Continuing Legal Education
  • Sean Ashley House:...
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2007-2008 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Jessica Freedson

  • Boys & Girls Country: 4H-Building Tomorrow's Leaders
  • Camp for All: The Bullseye Storage Structure
  • Texas Center for the Missing: Online Safety Education Program for Children & Parents
  • Chinese Community Center: After School Program and Summer Camp
  • Hermann Park Conservancy: Pilot Summer Teen Program--Conversation Posse
  • Justice for Children: Legal Internship Program
  • United Cerebral palsy of Greater Hosuton: Expansion of Camp Smiles with Aquatherapy Services
  • Bo's Place: Holiday Card...
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2006-2007 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Rob Fowler

  • Girls, Inc.: Discovery Leadership
  • HYLA/BBBS of Greater Houston: Amachi Texas Mentor Program
  • Texas Center for the Missing: SAFE Child Puppet Show
  • Camp for All: Necessary Shade Project
  • Healthcare for the Homeless
  • Youth Education Seminars (YES)
  • Crisis Intervention of Houston, Inc.: Youth Services Program
  • Families Under Urban and Social Attack: Youth and Government Election Project
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2005-2006 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Karen Lister Conticello

  • Southwest Juvenile Defender Center: Advocacy Resource Library
  • Children's Legal Services of Houston: Making the Transition from Foster Care
  • HYLA and Southwest Juvenile Defender Center: Teen Civic Leadership Academy
  • Families Under Urban and Social Attack: Education and Youth Conference
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity Hickman Chapter: Future Lawyers Program
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity Sam Houston Chapter: School of ROK (Rights of Kids)
  • Houston Institute for Culture: Camp Dos Cabezas Student...
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2004-2005 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Maureen Garrett

  • Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA)
  • Child Advocates
  • Gabriel's Gifts Missing Children's Organization
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity Hickman Chapter: School of ROK (Rights of Kids)
  • Houston READ Commission
  • Texas Accountants & Lawyers for the Arts (TALA)
  • The Children's Assessment Center
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2003-2004 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Julie Baumgarten

  • Blaffer Gallery (The Art Museum of the University of Houston)
  • Gabriel’s Gifts Missing Children's Organization
  • Laura Recovery Center
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity Hickman Chapter
  • Star of Hope
  • Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts (TALA)
  • Variety Club of Houston
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2002-2003 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Chris Samuelson

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2001-2002 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: Ian Scharfman

  • Initiatives for Children, Inc.
  • Justice for Children
  • Communities in Schools
  • American Festival for the Arts
  • Sheltering Arms Senior Services
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2000-2001 HYLF Grant Recipients

HYLF Chair: M. Coy Connelly

  • Aspiring Youth of Houston (College for a Day program)
  • Justice for Children
  • Variety Club of Houston
  • American Festival for the Arts
  • Communities in Schools
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