University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group
Title: Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records,
Dates: 1996-2011
Abstract: Formed in 1996, Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group (TEGG) is a loose federation of community, family, and corporate foundations, as well as a few individual donors, who explore the challenges and opportunities for environmental support in the state of Texas.
Accession No.: 2010-247; 2015-207
OCLC No.: 921935803
Extent: 2 ft., 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Formed in 1996, Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group (TEGG) is a loose federation of community, family, and corporate foundations, as well as a few individual donors, who explore the challenges and opportunities for environmental support in the state of Texas.

Source:

https://www.philanthropysouthwest.org/TEGG-home


Scope and Contents

Administrative records of the Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group (TEGG), including financial records, correspondence and project records.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

A portion of these records are stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects
Environmentalism -- Texas.
Environmental protection -- Texas.
Charity organization -- Texas.
Subjects (Organizations)
Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group -- Archives.

Related Material

See also Texas Legacy Project Records


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records, 1996-2011, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff.

Subsequent revisions were made by Esther Kirchner, August 2015 and October 2015.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory,

box
2010-247/1 Conservation History of Texas, Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records, 1996-2010, folders 1-13,
box
2010-247/2 Conservation History of Texas, Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records, 1996-2010, folders 14-25,
box
2.325/H75 Conservation History of Texas, Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group Records, 1996-2010, folders 26-28,
box
4J330 Activity reports, 1998-2002
Agendas, 1999-2010
Air quality, Dallas TX, April 15, 2005
Background and accomplishments, April 23, 2004
Biotechnology and agriculture, Houston TX, September 17, 1999
BP oil disaster by Luke Metzger, April 14, 2010
Butterflies, bats and pollination, San Marcos, TX, September 12, 2003
Caddo Lake, Dallas TX, January 16, 2004
Coastal protection, Palacios, TX, January 21, 2005
Conservation and spirituality, Dallas, TX, February 18, 2000
Conservation perceptions, The Woodlands, TX, September 28, 2007
Earth share presentation, August 25, 2004
Ecotourism, Mad Island, December 15, 2000
EGA state of the states, Austin, TX, February 5-7, 2008
Electioneering, September 10, 2004
Energy, air quality and climate, Dallas, TX, September 15, 2006
Environmental books of interest, May 19, 2004
Environmental education, Houston, TX, June 14, 2002
Environmental legislation in Texas, April 14, 2005
Environmental policies and appropriations in Texas, September 8, 2005
FEMA, flood insurance and Houston's future, Jim Blackburn, February 8, 2006
Fisheries, Palacios, TX, January 21, 2005
Genuine progress indicator, November 17, 1999
Houston area survey (1982-2004), environmental results, May 18, 2004
Listserv sample messages, July 20-28, 1999
Living waters project update, September 21, 2001
Mailing list, September 6, 2010
Mission-related investing, Dallas, TX, May 16, 2008
Native prairies, Austin TX, September 15, 2000
Nature centers, Boerne, TX, January 22, 2010
Pineywoods protection, Houston, TX, April 11, 2003
Pineywoods protection, The Woodlands, TX, September 28, 2007
News media and conservation, Houston, TX, May 21, 2004
Parks and dollars, Round Mountain, TX, January 20, 2006
Plant and habitat protection, Denton, TX, September 21, 2001
Plants, community, food and ecology, Houston, TX, January 23, 2009
Politics and conservation, Austin, TX , January 19, 2007
Pollution information, Austin, TX, November 19, 1999
Prairie and spiritual restoration, Houston, TX, September 18, 2009
Report on foundations, buildings and climate change, May 18, 2007
Rivers, canals and reservoirs, Dallas, TX, May 21, 2010
State conservation funding, May 26, 2000
Storms, floods and pollution, Houston, TX, May 19, 2006
Sunset review, October 25, 1999
Sustainable agriculture, Austin, TX, January 18, 2002
Sustainable building and climate change, December 20, 2006
Transportation and environment, Houston, TX, April 16, 2005
Urban sprawl, Houston, TX, June 15, 2001
Water resources, Austin TX, June 23, 2000
Water resources, Austin, TX, September 15, 2000
Water resources, San Marcos, TX, September 15, 2009
Texas Environmental Grantmakers Group, 2007-2011