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McGovern Fund


Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

McGovern Fund

(formerly McGovern Fund for the Behavioral Sciences)

2211 Norfolk St., Ste. 900

Houston, TX United States 77098-4062

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $11,857

Total giving: N/A






Established in 1979 in TX

Purpose and Activities

To carry on the charitable interests of the donor to support the activities of established nonprofit organizations, which are of importance to human welfare with special focus on children and family health education and promotion, treatment and disease prevention.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to TX students who have participated in a UIL Academic State Meet during their high school careers.

Fields of Interest

  • Addiction services
  • Health
  • Mental health care
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Transitional mental health services
Population Groups
  • Male adolescents
  • Male children and youth
  • Males

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $11,857 (market value)

Expenditures: $6,032

Total giving: N/A

Qualifying distributions: N/A