$622,627 was granted to the Boys & Girls Clubs in Texas (BGC-TX), in partnership with the Rebuild Texas Fund, to cover the cost of hurricane damages to physical structures and supplies as well as supporting additional programming for youth to assist with their post-Harvey needs at 11 Clubs in Houston and southeast Texas. 2017 membership statistics showed over 21,000 youth were served with after-school and summer programs at these affected Club sites.
Status: Physical repairs were completed in December 2018 and programmatic expansion was completed in April 2019.
100% of funds have been disbursed
”The funding that we received from the Qatar Harvey Fund allowed us to complete the Teen Tech Center in a way that best serves the needs of our students.”Kevin Hattery, President and CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston