Charities Guidelines

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Texian Heritage Festival has a multi-fold focus in the area of financial contributions. In order for an organization to be considered for support, it must fit within one of the following categories:

  • Youth
  • Education
  • Social Services

Not only must a charitable organization fit within the focus, it must submit a written request and meet the following criteria:

  • Have a 501(c)(3) status according to IRS standards
  • Operate in Montgomery County for the benefit of Montgomery County citizens
  • Have an executive board that is responsible for policy setting, fiscal guidance and ongoing governance

May not be a(n):

  • Church*
  • Political organization
  • Politically controversial organization
  • Individual
  • Athletic group
  • School clubs

*This refers to organizations such as churches or groups whose primary mission or purpose is to promote a particular denomination, faith, or creed.

  • To be considered for funding, please submit:
  • Texian Heritage Festival’s application for funding form
  • Information regarding the organization such as brochures, etc. which state its mission and purpose
  • Copy of the organization’s IRS 501(c)(3) confirmation letter
  • Instructions as to whom the check is made and where it is to be sent

Must be submitted in Hardcopy Format and delivered via U.S. mail directly to:

Texian Heritage Festival
P.O. Box 1644
Montgomery, TX 77356

Funding requests must be submitted by May 31 to be considered for the same year.

Please allow 4-6 weeks for review of request. Notification of approval or denial of request will be sent during this time.