2008 Spring Charity Gala
Total given away was $70,000.00
Top charities chosen by the TWL members for 2008:
Art Guild of Rural Texas, CASA of Bastrop, Family Crisis Center and LYO of La Grange’s St. Paul Lutheran Church. (note: although CASA and Family Crisis Center are both based in Bastrop County, their applications were for funding of projects that serve Fayette County children).
The remaining charities requesting funds are:Anchor Club of La Grange Celebration House of Flatonia Central Texas Youth Football Association, Inc. Children’s Advocacy Center Combined Community Action, Inc. E. A. Arnim Archives and Museum in Flatonia Fayette County Animal Shelter Fayette Animal Shelter Foundation Fayette County Habitat for Humanity Fayette County Helpers, Inc. Fayette County Public Health (St. Mark’s Medical Center) Friends of the Fayette Public Library Girl Scouts – Lone Star Council / La Grange Service Unit Hospice Brazos Valley – La Grange James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts La Grange Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association La Grange Little League Lutherhill Ministries Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery Docent Organization Muldoon Volunteer Fire Department Round Top Family Library / Round Top Library Association, Inc. Schulenburg Library Foundation, Inc. St. Mark’s Medical Center Foundation Texas Czech Heritage & Cultural Center, Inc. United Methodist Men (BSA Troop 204 of La Grange) Young Life – La Grange Young Life – Schulenburg Youth and Family Services for Fayette, Austin and Colorado
Texas Women’s League has been able to fund in whole or in part every charity in every past year and the hope is to continue doing so.
Platinum Sponsors, $5,000 and aboveMunicipal Energy Resources Corporation Vinson & Elkins, LLP Fulbright & Jaworski LLP
Gold Sponsors, $2,500 – $4,999Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.
Silver Sponsors, $1,500 – $2,499LCRA Employees United Charities Round Top State Bank Merrill Lynch & Company
Bronze, $1,000 and underH-E-B Centerpoint Energy Colorado Bank Mannie and Sandford Schimd Charitable Trust