Houston A+ Challenge is a community-supported organization

Houston A+ Challenge salutes the hundreds of generous donors who have contributed to our organization since our founding. Since 1997, Houston A+ Challenge has raised over $100 million to invest in schools across the Houston area. Below is a list of our donors from the period August, 2013 to July, 2014.

Head of the Class ($750,000)

  • The Brown Foundation

Valedictorians ($100,000 to $749,000)

  • Chevron
  • Houston Endowment
  • University of Texas at Austin (Gulf Coast PASS)

Salutatorians ($50,000 to $99,000)

  • The Leonore Annenberg Scholarship and School Funds
  • Rockwell Fund, Inc.

Honor Roll ($10,000 to $49,000)

  • H-E-B
  • Harriet & Joe Foster
  • The Samuels Foundation
  • The Simmons Foundation

I sincerely believe Houston A+ Challenge is by far the most relevant and important social and cultural charity in the City of Houston.

–Kathlyn Curtis, A+ Supporter

Class Leaders ($1,000 to $9,000)

  • Jane Page Creative Designs, Inc.
  • Susan Krohn
  • Jennifer & Chris Laporte
  • Harriet & Truett Latimer
  • Beckie & Gasper Mir, III
  • Ginni & Richard Mithoff
  • Karol & Daniel Musher
  • Leila Perrin
  • Pump & Power, Inc.
  • Shirley & Marvin Rich
  • Regina Rogers
  • Yava & Milton Scott
  • Mary & Jeff Smith
  • Kimberly & David Sterling
  • Phoebe & Bobby Tudor
  • United Airlines
  • University of Houston College of Education
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • Andrea & Bill White
  • Wallace Wilson
  • Cyvia & Melvin Wolff Foundation
  • Beth Wolff Realtors
  • American General Life Companies
  • Andrews Kurth LLP
  • Bank of America
  • Susan Bischoff & Jim Barlow
  • Leslie & Jack Blanton, Jr.
  • Ginger Blanton
  • Bud Light/Silver Eagle Distributors
  • Robert & Charmaine Carter
  • Centerpoint Energy
  • Chicago Title
  • Karen & Bill Crouch
  • Barbara & Jonathan Day
  • Lesha & Tom Elsenbrook
  • Emerson – Rosemount Analytical
  • Farb Community Fund
  • The Ann & J. Kent Friedman Foundation
  • GEM Insurance Agencies, L.P.
  • Irma & Roberto Gonzalez
  • Kate & Shawn Gross
  • Katy & Clyde Hays
  • Holocaust Museum of Houston
  • Houston Community College System

Outstanding Students ($999 and below)

  • W.J. Alexander & Associates
  • Franceda Allen
  • Susan & James Baker
  • ChameleonJohn Coupons
  • Carolyn & Ronald Campbell
  • Erica Lee Carter & Roy Carter
  • Bruce G. Cochener Foundation
  • Judith & Eric Cruz
  • Davis Chevrolet
  • Colleen Dippel & Mike Feinberg
  • Dee Dee Duchen
  • Cynthia Elliott
  • Lily & Charles Foster
  • Bolivar Fraga
  • Galena Park ISD Board of Education
  • Pam Goodson
  • Cecilia & Tom Hawkins
  • Jacqueline Hawkins
  • Punkin & Walter Hecht
  • Tracy & Ken Janda
  • Dana Kervin
  • Ellecia & Edmund Knolle
  • Mary Grace & Michael Landrum
  • Lee College
  • Celia & Kan Lin
  • Catherine Clark Mosbacher
  • Michele Pola & Bob Melear
  • Paula & Irving Pozmantier
  • Lenox Reed
  • Steve & Patricia Rosencrantz
  • Richard Ruez
  • Anna & Sean Savitz
  • Lisa & Bill Schwartz
  • Shur-Way Moving & Cartage Co.
  • Margaret Lotterhos Smith & F. Ames Smith
  • Jana & Scott Stiffel
  • Nancy & Peter Thompson
  • Tamara & David Thompson
  • Barbara Thornhill
  • Betty & Jesse Tutor
  • Robert K. Wimpelberg
  • Edgar Yzquierdo