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Childress Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 10/11/2017

At A Glance

Childress Foundation

5773 Woodway, Ste. 191

Houston, TX United States 77057-1501

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports

EIN

760376247

BRIDGE Number

7211827851

Background

Established in TX - Founded by Ray Childress, a former professional football player. Childress played as a defensive lineman for the Houston Oilers (1985-1996) and Dallas Cowboys (1996). From 1988 to 1993, he was named to the Pro Bowl five times. He is also the chairman and C.E.O. of the Ray Childress Auto Group as well as a limited partner for the Houston Texans.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation was established to reward graduating seniors who have demonstrated perseverence in the face of adversity and the ability to withstand negative peer pressure.