PHPC Foundation Grants

Helping Shape


The PHPC Foundation holds endowed and non-endowed funds with restricted uses that are awarded to support the causes and organizations defined by donors in their giving directives. The Foundation also holds endowed and non-endowed funds with unrestricted uses that are awarded to support PHPC, its missions, and broader community outreach.

Following is a list of grants and disbursements by the Foundation for fiscal year ending June 30, 2021

Grants and Disbursements from Restricted Endowments

Birthday Fund ($20,000) Funding for Envision Dallas Lighthouse Foundation for new technology, equipment and software for Assistive Technology Lab for Blind and Vision Impaired in North Texas.

Black Estate Fund ($44,836) Funding for WRR radio ministry.

Chaney PCHAS General Education Fund ($3,292) Funding to prepare children served by Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services to participate in advanced educational opportunities.

Choral Scholars Fund ($24,062) Funding for high school/college students’ musical education through participation in the PHPC choir.

Concert Classics Fund ($3,037) Funding for KERA Christmas Music Special.

Jeannette Early Music Fund ($18,309) Funding for KERA Christmas Music Special.  ($15,805) for Americana Concert.

Kidwell Pastor’s Benevolent Trust Fund ($17,707) Used by PHPC Pastors for furtherance of the church’s benevolent work.

Malawi Support Fund ($7,500) Grant to Ministry of Hope to provide education and health care in Malawi

Media Support Fund ($20,900) Funding for KERA Christmas Music Special

Frederick and Barbara Meyer Fund ($23,444) Funding to support PHPC Speakers Series, A Conversation with Krista Tippett. ($10,000) Grant to PHPC College Ministry Program to support College Pilgrimage on Camino De Santiago Trail.  

Miller- Hughes Fund ($10,309) Support for Austin Activators, a student-led Austin College campus ministry

Monie Pastoral Residency Fund ($69,739) Funding for the PHPC Monie Pastoral Resident position

Robert Wright Pastoral Residency Support ($20,800) Funding for support of PHPC Pastoral Resident position

Wilcox Trust Fund ($21,940) Funding for Springhill Retreat Center support of Christian education.

Scholarship Funds Awarded ($135,820) Tuition scholarships to college, seminary and Preston Hollow Presbyterian School students.

Property Reserve ($300,000) for HVAC Project.

Grants and Disbursements from Unrestricted Funds

African Road ($16,720) Funding capital investment to build multi-purpose, outdoor teaching and gathering place, playground, classroom furnishings for rural community in Rwanda.

Big Hope ($20,000) Funding for robotics program for kindergarten students at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Arts Academy.

Kin.dom Community ($25,000) Funding for new camp ministry program for LGBTQIA+ ages 12-17.

Presbyterian Pan American School ($15,000) Funding to replace Morris Chapel’s audio sound system and repair gifted pipe organ.

PHPC Handbells ($13,175) Funding to refurbish handbells, purchase new tables, pads, and covers.

PHPC Mission / Gwealay Water Council ($25,250) Funding to support installing clean and safe water system for Gwealay Town, Liberia.

UKirk SMU ($15,000) Matching Funds for UKirk SMU giving campaign for North Texas Giving Day.

Montreat Conference Center ($25,000) Funding for capital campaign to build new lodge.

Presbyterian Camps at Gilmont ($10,000) Funding for reclaiming an original camp cabin and repurposing as home for New Program Director.