When Algur and Virginia Meadows established The Meadows Foundation in 1948, they wanted to create a wellspring of resources to benefit and serve the people of their state of Texas. They left the privilege of giving to future generations of their family, with the mandate to continuously improve the quality of life for Texans. This meant not only to give, but to give well.
The Foundation funds in the areas of arts and culture, civic/public affairs, education, health, and human services, with special emphasis on three high-priority initiatives.
Our Three Major Initiatives