Educational Institutions

Houston Independent School District Foundation

  • Houston, TX
  • www.houstonisdfoundation.org

Mission Statement

The HISD Foundation partners with the Houston Independent School District to secure private support, manage funds and provide donor accountability. The Foundation’s fundraising efforts focus on institutional priorities set by the superintendent of schools and board of education. Funds raised by the HISD Foundation provide resources to advance the core initiatives of the district’s Strategic Direction. The Foundation is a separate 501(c)(3) nonprofit governed by a volunteer board of business, community and philanthropic leaders.

Service Areas

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Texas

Houston/Harris County

ruling year

1994

Executive Director

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Ms. Krista Moser

Keywords

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elementary education, secondary education, fine arts

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EIN

76-0424529

 Number

5170458787

Also Known As

Hisd Foundation

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Elementary, Secondary Ed (B20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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HISD Foundation provides support to HISD in the critical areas of math and science.   Foundation funding helps HISD go above and beyond the District’s financial capabilities to create a margin of excellence as HISD continues to represent a model for change and success in U.S. public schools today.

Programs

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Program 1

The HISD Foundation's major focus is on reinstating high-quality Fine Arts programs for our students.

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Service Areas

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Texas

Houston/Harris County

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HOUSTON INDSCHOOL DISTRICT FNDTN
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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Houston Independent School District Foundation

Leadership

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Executive Director

Ms. Krista Moser

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Lori Vetters

HSBC Bank USA

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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