Trust for Public Land
Houston Habitat for Humanity, ReStore
Houston Habitat for Humanity
Allison Hay, Executive Director
ReStore (a building supply outlet)
Todd Jordan, Store Director
Texas Campaign for the Environment
Exploration Green Conservancy
Cinda Hitchcock, President
Steve Gorman, Vice President
Debra Wymore, Treasurer/Secretary
Purpose: The The Woodlands G.R.E.E.N. is a tax-deductible 501 (c)(3) educational organization that promotes natural resource conservation, recycling, solid waste reduction, safe and sensible care of our air and water resources, and other responsible actions that protect the environment and its inhabitants.
Meetings: Board & Members Meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., second Tuesday of each month, location specified on website.
Programs: Lecture series on sustainability; A Walk in the Woods; Woodlands Landscaping Solutions; 3R Bazaar; Buy Recycled Boutique; Adopt-a-Path; GREEN Student Ambassadors.
Major Events: Annual Earth Day GREENUP; Texas Recycles Day; Feeding the Dragon Village Challenge; Waterfest.
Volunteer Opportunities: Volunteers are needed for events, recycling, and conservation activities. See website for details.
Publications: The Dragon Circle, published three times per year.
Texas Master Naturalists – Heartwood Chapter
Mayor’s Office of Sustainability
Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy
Ralph Rieger, CPA, CGMA, President
Purpose: Founded in 2001, the Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy (WWGC) partners with the Harris County Flood Control District and the City of Houston Parks and Recreation Department to enhance the 280 acre Willow Waterhole Park as a native plant and wildlife area and a passive recreational greenspace.
Programs: Music in Park performances, Movies in Park screenings, conservation volunteer work days on the second Saturday of each month, monthly bird surveys on the third Saturday of each month by Houston Audubon Society, and free environmental education series for kids and families.
Major Events: April Music Fest; Cross Country Meets & Fun Runs; Invasive Fish Round-up and Carp-a-thon in the fall.
Volunteer Opportunities: Historian, photographer, trail maintenance, cleanup days, event and festival volunteers, fundraising, guided hikes, children’s programs, Scout projects.
Speakers: Available for community and school groups.
Publications: Website, Facebook, and Newsletter
Flower Garden Banks Natl Marine Sanctuary
Scenic Galveston, Inc.
Bayou Preservation Association, Inc.
Houston Land/Water Sustainability Forum
Robert Adair, Steering Committee Chair