List of Philanthropic Businesses

Companies of all sizes have the ability to positively impact communities. The following corporations have either direct giving programs, foundations, sponsorship programs, in-kind donations, product donations, volunteer programs, or matching gift programs. In addition, many of these companies ensure that their operating process are environmentally friendly. Links to each company's philanthropy-related website will be added after either completing an interview with the Editor, or requesting the link addition directy from GCP.

Gulf Coast Philanthropy is also currently developing a formal, detailed regional print directory to highlight the philanthropic programs of businesses. Companies will also be featured on this website. To feature your businesses in this regional "corporate giving pledge" publication, please send an e-mail to

  Digitex Corp. - Company supports over 50 non-profit organizations in the Houston and Bay  
  Area. In addition, Digitex supports and encourages employee volunteerism.

  Neena's Maid & Organizing Service (Houston, Texas)- offers free cleaning services to  
  cancer patients through a collaboration with Cleaning for a Reason. To serve as a volunteer
  for this initiative, please  e-mail Applicants must pass a 
  background check.

Academy Sports & Outdoors, Ltd.
ACE Cash Express, Inc.
Administaff, Inc.
Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. (ACS)
AIG American General Life Companies
Alcon Laboratories Inc.
Alliance Data Systems Corporation
Amegy Bank of Texas
AMR Corporation
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Apache Corporation
Aramco Services Company
Armadillo Homes
AT&T, Inc.
Atmos Energy Corporation
Baker Hughes Incorporated
BeautiControl, Inc.
Belo Corp.
Blockbuster Inc.
BMC Software, Inc.
Bracewell & Giuliani
Brinker International, Inc.
Broadway National Bank
Brookshire Grocery Company
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation (BNSF)
Camden Property Trust
Celanese Americas Corporation
CenterPoint Energy, Inc.
CITGO Petroleum Corporation
Clear Channel Communications, Inc.
Comet Cleaners
Commercial Metals Company
Conn's, Inc.
Continental Airlines, Inc.
Cooper Industries, plc
Cox Smith Matthews Incorporated
Crescent Real Estate Equities Limited Partnership
Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc.
Dallas Cowboys Football Club, Ltd.
Dallas Mavericks
Dallas Stars, L.P.
Deaf Interpreter Services, Inc.
Dell Inc.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.
El Paso Corporation
Energy Future Holdings
eWomenNetwork, Inc.
Exxon Mobil Corporation
FC Dallas
Flowserve Corporation
Fluor Corporation
Grande Communications
Greyhound Lines, Inc.
Guaranty Bond Bank
H.E. Butt Grocery Company
Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated
Hall Financial Group
Halliburton Company
Harland Clarke
Houston Astros Baseball Club
Houston Chronicle
Houston NFL Holdings, L.P.
HP Enterprise Services
J.C. Penney Corporation, Inc.
Jackson Walker L.L.P.
Kanaly Trust Company
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Kinder Morgan
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (KCI)
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Littlefield Corporation
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
LyondellBasell North American Inc.
Marathon Oil Corporation
Mary Kay Inc.
McCoy Corporation
National Instruments Corporation (NI)
NEC Corporation of America
NexTec Group, Inc.
Noble Energy, Inc.
Nokia United States
Odyssey HealthCare, Inc.
Padgett, Stratemann & Co., L.L.P.
Palm Harbor Homes, Inc.
Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Pizza Hut, Inc
Pizza Inn, Inc.
Power Service Products, Inc.
Quanex Building Products Corporation
Quicksilver Resources Inc.
RadioShack Corporation
Rainforest Cafe, Inc.
Randall's Food and Drugs, LP
Republic Companies Group, Inc.
Sabre Holdings Corporation
Safety-Kleen Systems, Inc.
Samsung Austin Semiconductor, L.L.C.
San Antonio Federal Credit Union (SACU)
San Antonio Spurs LLC
Schlotzsky's, Inc.
Schlumberger, Ltd.
Service Corporation International (SCI)
Shell Oil Company
Silver Eagle Distributors, L.P.
Southwest Airlines Co. (SWA)
Sterling Bank
Sterling Chemicals, Inc.
SYSCO Corporation
Temple-Inland Inc.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Tesoro Corporation
Tex-Trude, Inc.
Texas Industries, Inc. (TXI)
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI)
Texas Rangers Baseball Club
Texas-New Mexico Power Company
TGI Friday's Inc.
The Amend Group
The Men's Wearhouse, Inc.
The Neiman Marcus Group, Inc.
TIV Operations Group
Total Petrochemicals USA, Inc.
Tyler Technologies, Inc.
UniTech Systems
United Supermarkets, Ltd.
Valero Energy Corporation
Vignette Corporation
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Vought Aircraft Holdings, Inc.
Waste Management, Inc.
Whataburger, Inc.
Whole Foods Market, Inc.
Zachry Group