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EARTHSHARE OF TEXAS

[ Charitable Group Code: 3 ]



035519 African Wildlife Foundation

awf.org Protects imperiled species — lions, mountain gorillas, rhinos, elephants, zebras — through habitat conservation, science, leadership training and wildlife-friendly community-beneficial business development for 50 years. - 12.78%

035544 Audubon Foundation of Texas

audubonfoundationtexas.org Making Texas better by encouraging conservation through education, research, citizen involvement, programs for Texas' birds, wildlife and habitats. Supports Audubon Texas, Audubon chapters, sanctuaries statewide. - 16.21%

035503 Austin Parks Foundation

austinparks.org We work with community groups, city staff and volunteers to adopt, maintain and revitalize public parks for the recreation and enjoyment of all citizens. - 6.31%

035600 Austin Youth River Watch

ayrw.org Our high school students monitor water quality in Austin's streams, submitting data to local authorities. Students also receive support for achieving personal and academic success. - 18.14%

035581 Bat Conservation International

batcon.org Worldwide authority on bats committed to their protection through direct habitat conservation, research and education; facilitating win-win solutions that help both bats and people. - 22.95%

035607 Bayou Land Conservancy

bayoulandconservancy.org A community-sponsored land preservation organization working with willing landowners to permanently protect land in the greater Houston region. - 7.63%

035523 Beyond Pesticides

beyondpesticides.org Prevents pesticide poisoning of our environment, homes, workplaces, schools, food and water through a practical information clearinghouse on toxic hazards and non-chemical pest control. - 22.86%

035558 Bike Texas

biketexas.org Encourages increased participation in the healthful and environmentally responsible activity of bicycling by educating children and adults in bicycle traffic safety and active transportation benefits. - 10.44%

035605 Blackland Prairie Raptor Center

bpraptorcenter.org Experience based, integrated environmental education heightens understanding of raptors' vital roles maintaining healthy ecosystems and as indicators of human impact. - 17.74%

035565 Center for Health, Environment and Justice

chej.org Protects the health of communities and children through grassroots organizing, coalition-building, and consumer campaigns to eliminate dangerous chemicals in water, air, homes and schools. - 19.53%

035545 Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems

cmpbs.org Sustainable building demonstrations, public policy initiatives and educational activities protect human health and the environment through integrating materials, energy, water and waste systems. Established 1975. - 12.30%

035592 Children's Environmental Health Institute

cehi.org Providing education about how children are vulnerable to environmental toxins that increase their risk for childhood diseases such as asthma, cancer, behavioral disorders and autism. - 3.84%

035569 Citizens' Environmental Coalition Education Fund

cechouston.org The clearinghouse of information affecting the human and environmental health of the Gulf Coast region. Through our publications and forums, we inform and educate. - 23.39%

035538 Clean Water Fund of Texas

cleanwaterfund.org Neighborhood based action and education programs bringing people businesses, and government together for solutions that protect water and health, prevent pollution, and conserve resources. - 16.92%

035540 Conservation Fund, The

conservationfund.org The nation's most effective and efficient conservation organization — protecting working landscapes, wildlife habitat, historic and recreation sites — with 97% of funds going directly to mission. - 2.07%

035531 Conservation International

conservation.org Using a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, CI empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature for humanity's long-term well being. - 16.46%

035504 Defenders of Wildlife

Defenders.org Working since 1947 to save America's endangered animals and their threatened habitat for future generations through public education, citizen advocacy, legal action and scientific research. - 26.82%

035500 EarthShare of Texax

earthshare-texas.org One gift supports the work of all participating charities, listed below, who work to conserve and protect natural resources, public health and quality of life. - 4.49%

035548 Ecology Action of Texas

ecology-action.org Central Texas' recycling and zero waste resource. Programs include a 24 hour drop-off recycling center, telephone referrals, educational programs, composting and business recycling services. - 15.68%

035549 Endangered Species Media Project

vanishingwildlife.com Promotes greater understanding of how the quality of human life is enhanced by preservation of wilderness and wildlife. Provides hands-on conservation activities for youth. - 11.44%

035594 Environmental and Energy Study Institute

EESI.org Renewable energy. Energy efficiency. Green jobs. Green buildings. Sustainable transportation and communities. Addressing global warming. Bringing constituencies together to find innovative policy solutions. Join us! - 15.06%

035550 Environmental Defense Fund, Texas Office

edf.org Guided by science, we design practical, long-term strategies to protect wildlife and natural resources, and safeguard clean air, water and human health. - 18.46%

035507 Environmental Law Institute

eli.org Environmental law that works for you: community-based education + research on national problems = solutions to protect people and nature. Independent and non-partisan. - 23.74%

035582 Friends of Big Bend National Park

bigbendfriends.org Supports and promotes projects for Big Bend National Park in partnership with others who value this unique national resource along the Rio Grande. - 21.09%

035599 Galveston Bay Foundation

galvbay.org To preserve, protect and enhance the natural resources of Galveston Bay for present users and posterity through programs in advocacy, conservation, education and research. - 13.35%

035601 Guadalupe-Blanco River Trust

gbrtrust.org Conserves, restores, enhances and protects the land and water resources of the Guadalupe, Blanco, Comal and San Marcos rivers through landowner education and stewardship. - 21.95%

035596 Hill Country Conservancy

hillcountryconservancy.org Ensures a healthy environment and economy in the Edwards Aquifer region by conserving natural areas, scenic vistas, rivers, streams and working ranches for future generations. - 24.05%

035586 Katy Prairie Conservancy

katyprairie.org We work to protect a sustainable portion of the Katy Prairie for the benefit of its wildlife and all Texans, forever. - 6.61%

035522 National Wildlife Federation, South-Central Regional Center

nwf.org/southcentral Works to protect the land, water, and wildlife of Texas, and to connect people of all ages with nature. - 19.9%

035512 Natural Resources Defense Council

nrdc.org Defends embattled wilderness, rivers, clean air, coasts and wildlife across America and around the globe. Saved Baja's whales, Canada's Spirit bears, and California's sequoias. - 13.94%

035513 Nature Conservancy of Texas, The

nature.org/texas Dedicated to protecting for future generations the rich diversity of plants, animals, and ecosystems native to Texas. - 18.05%

035577 Peregrine Fund, The

peregrinefund.org Protects eagles, condors, falcons, and other endangered birds through research, breeding, and conservation programs. Helps preserve rainforests. Educates children and adults about nature and science. - 18.69%

035535 Pesticide Action Network North America

panna.org Working to eliminate hazardous pesticides by linking consumer, labor, health, environment and agriculture groups internationally to advance safer, ecologically sound pest control alternatives. - 14.74%

035555 Public Citizen of Texas

citizen.org/texas Celebrating over 29 years in Texas, Public Citizen fights for a healthy environment and workplace, clean and safe energy, safe products, corporate and government accountability. - 19.3%

035514 Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

railstotrails.org Converts thousands of miles of unused railroad corridors into public trails for walking, bicycling, hiking, skating, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, wildlife habitats and nature appreciation. - 25.30%

035543 Rainforest Alliance

rainforest-alliance.org Works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. - 6.32%

035597 San Marcos River Foundation

sanmarcosriver.org To preserve public access to the San Marcos River and protect the flow, natural beauty and purity of the river, its watershed and estuaries forever. - 16.17%

035557 Save Barton Creek Association

savebartoncreek.org Protects water quality, flora, fauna of Barton Creek and Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer, a sole-source drinking water aquifer, through research, education, and land conservation. - 8.76%

035593 Save Our Springs Alliance, Inc.

sosalliance.org Protecting the pristine water quality of the Texas Hill Country’s Edwards Aquifer with special emphasis on Barton Springs, through science, education, and creative outreach. - 18.39%

035533 Scenic America

scenic.org Our mission is to safeguard America's natural beauty and community character by fighting billboard blight, reducing visual intrusions, protecting open spaces and public land. - 13.97%

035539 Sierra Club Foundation, The

tscf.org Fights to preserve wilderness and protect environmental quality worldwide through a powerful combination of education, scientific research and publishing. - 11.39%

034051 SPARK School Park Program

sparkpark.org Helps public schools in the Houston-Harris County area develop their playgrounds into community parks. - 12.33%

035556 State of Texas Alliance for Recycling

recyclingstar.org Promotes waste minimization, recycling, material reuse and environmental awareness through public policy, professional development and education to conserve natural resources within a sustainable economic framework. - 21.55%

035590 Student Conservation Association, The

THESCA.org The only national organization building new generations of conservation leaders by providing college and high school-age individuals with service experience in parks, forests and communities. - 14.66%

035588 Surfrider Foundation

surfrider.org Protects and preserves the world's oceans, waves and beaches through conservation, activism, research and education. Activities include: water quality monitoring, environmental education and grassroots activism. - 13.87%

035578 Texas Campaign for the Environment Fund

texasenvironment.org/fund Promotes environmental protection and government accountability. Conducts authoritative research and public education campaigns to protect human health. Advocates producer take-back recycling of electronic waste. - 10.34%

035572 Texas Solar Energy Society

txses.org The adoption of solar energy and the wise use of all resources is promoted through conferences, solar tours, workshops, our website, and member outreach. - 22.14%

035595 TreeFolks

treefolks.org We are a non-profit organization with a mission to grow Central Texas' urban forests through tree planting, education, and community partnerships. - 7.87%

035563 Trust for Public Land, The

tpl.org Conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens, and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come. - 17.02%

035570 Wildflower Donor Inc.

wildflower.org To support the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in increasing the sustainable use and conservation of native wildflowers and landscapes through research, education and demonstration. - 13.99%

035580 Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation

wildlife-rescue.org Rescues, rehabilitates and releases orphaned, injured and displaced native wildlife; and provides sanctuary, individualized care, and a voice for other animals in need. - 17.50%

035568 World Wildlife Fund

worldwildlife.org Multinational conservation organization working worldwide to combat climate change, save endangered animals, protect wild habitats, and transform market forces to act in harmony with nature. - 20.24%





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