The Harris County Hospital District Foundation Children’s Health Fund is a permanent endowment established to support children’s health issues in Harris Health System and the Harris County Community.
The Children’s Health Advisory Committee met on April 21, 2021 where they reviewed, evaluated, and agreed to support fifteen programs for a total of $797,184.00.
On behalf of the Harris County Hospital District Foundation Board of Trustees and the Children’s Health Advisory Committee, it is our pleasure to congratulate our 2021 – 2022 Children’s Health Fund recipients!
Read below about each organization on their project supported by the Children’s Health Fund.
Catholic Charities of Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
Integrated Mental health Services for Immigrant Children provides integrated, trauma-focused, linguistically and culturally appropriate mental health services to immigrant children who have experienced significant trauma as a part of their immigration experience.
Discover Fitness Foundation
No Cost Fitness Programs for Children with Disabilities and Learning Differences or Fighting Obesity provides tuition assistance for students from local schools such as Avondale House, Clemente Martinez, Next Step Academy, and the Monarch School, and to support the creation of an individualized curriculum for each participating student.
Houston Achievement Place
Project CLASS (Children Learning Appropriate Social Skills) implements the Animated Films Children’s Books Social Skills Digital Initiative, involving an integrated and astonishing series of children’s books, animated files of these books, parent and educator guides and demonstration videos.