LCRA Employees’ United Charities is a nonprofit 501(c) (3) charitable organization whose mission is to provide financial support to nonprofit organizations within LCRA’s service area.
|LCRA employees participate in volunteer activities, such as Light the Night Walk, benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, that are sponsored by United Charities.
LCRA employees support United Charities on a voluntarily basis through a monthly payroll deduction plan. Requests for donations are reviewed by employee committees, with careful consideration given to each grant application, and are reviewed monthly. Time sensitive requests should be submitted at least two months prior to printing deadlines to allow enough time for processing.
United Charities contributes more than $350,000 annually, supporting a variety of nonprofit organizations throughout LCRA’s service area. United Charities, which began in April, 1990, has contributed more than $6 million to more than 500 nonprofit organizations in the LCRA serviced area, as well as to organizations that help victims of natural and manmade disasters around the world.
How to apply
LCRA Employees' United Charities contributes to local nonprofit organizations that are tax-exempt under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and within LCRA’s traditional service area.
To be considered for a grant, nonprofit organizations need to complete the grant application according to the Giving Guidelines on back of the form. All questions need to be answered and supporting documentation should be included. A copy of the Internal Revenue Service letter of 501(c) (3) determination should be included with the grant application to avoid delay in processing the request. Organizations are encouraged to submit the grant application packet by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org but can also fax to the number on the back of the grant application or mail to the address shown on the form.
For more information, contact email@example.com or call 1-800-776-5272, Ext. 2522, (512) 578-2522.