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Funder Feature: Albert & Margaret Alkek Foundation

Written by Lindsay Tooker

The Alkek Foundation supports charitable, religious, scientific, literacy, and educational organizations serving the people of Texas.

Unsolicited grants are limited; organizations should send a one to two-page letter of inquiry that includes:

  • Description of your organization
  • Project description
  • Amount of funding needed in total
  • Amount of funding requested
  • Optional additional information about the organization or project
  • *Financials should not be submitted at this stage

Applications and LOIs should be sent to:
Grant Applications
Albert and Margaret Alkek Foundation
1100 Louisiana, Suite 5250
Houston, Texas 77002

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About the author

Lindsay Tooker

Lindsay has worked professionally in the nonprofit world since 2006 in both programmatic and development roles. She graduated from Baylor University in 2009 with a BA in Communication, and has specialized in grant writing and fundraising communications for more than five years.
Lindsay is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Junior League.