HOUSTON – November 7, 2019 – The 25th annual Halliburton Charity Golf Tournament raised $4.5 million for over 100 nonprofit organizations in Houston and across the U.S, once again making it one of the largest non-PGA golf tournament fundraisers in the U.S. This amount includes a $1.5 million matching contribution from Halliburton in recognition of Halliburton’s 100th anniversary, which the Company is celebrating this year. The tournament has raised more than $23 million over the past 25 years, and this year represents the highest annual amount since the tournament first teed-off.
More than 400 golfers participated in the fundraiser held at The Clubs of Kingwood, and over 140 organizations sponsored the event.
“We are grateful for our sponsors of all levels who made this event possible and whose generous contributions helped the tournament break another record. It is an honor to provide the funds to outstanding charities whose work makes a positive difference in the lives of thousands of individuals in dozens of communities every day,” said Jeff Miller, Halliburton chairman, president and CEO.
This year’s golf tournament participating charities are:
- Astros Foundation
- Be An Angel
- Books Between Kids
- Brighter Bites
- Bucker Children and Family Services
- Casa de Esperanza de los Niños, Inc.
- Child Advocates
- Communities In Schools of Houston, Inc.
- Dress for Success Houston
- Dynamo Charities
- El Centro de Corazón
- Freedom Service Dogs of America
- Girls Incorporated of Houston
- HAWC (Houston Area Women's Center)
- High Sky Children's Ranch
- Houston Food Bank
- Houston Health Foundation
- Houston Police Foundation
- Impact a Hero
- Inspiration Ranch
- Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston
- Kids Meals, Inc.
- Partners for Harris County Children, Inc.
- Search Homeless Services
- The ALS Association, Texas Chapter
- The Council on Recovery
- The Landing
- The Montrose Center
- The Village Learning and Achievement Center
- Trees for Houston
- YES Prep Public Schools, Inc.
To honor both the 25th anniversary of the tournament and as part of its 100th year, Halliburton will provide grants to 70 additional charities across the U.S, allowing the tournament to benefit 100 total nonprofit organizations.
Visit the Halliburton Charity Golf Tournament website for more information about the tournament and its sponsors.
Founded in 1919, Halliburton celebrates its 100 years of service as one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With 60,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities in more than 80 countries, the company helps its customers maximize value throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir — from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production throughout the life of the asset. Visit the company’s website at www.halliburton.com. Connect with Halliburton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.