Located west of Lufkin, the Boggy Slough Conservation Area contains some of the oldest and most ecologically significant hardwood forest … Read More ... about Boggy Slough Conservation Area
The T. L. L. Temple Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Sylvia Leal to the foundation’s team!
Boggy Slough Conservation Area
For decades the area has been managed as a wildlife and forest management research and demonstration area, providing habitat for white-tailed deer and eastern wild turkey, as well as numerous ducks, songbirds, and fish.
Health - 40%
The foundation is interested in improving the overall health of our region because poor health status often limits residents’ ability to earn a high-quality education, maintain a sustaining job, and avoid poverty.Conservation & the Environment - 4%
The foundation primarily focuses its conservation and environmental efforts on the forest and bottomland ecosystems of the Neches River basin in the Boggy Slough Conservation AreaEconomic Development & Community Revitalization - 9%
The foundation invests in organizations and initiatives committed to improving opportunities for the most economically challenged communities in our service area.
Human Services - 18%
The foundation continues to invest in programs and organizations that ensure the needs are being met of the most vulnerable residents in our service area.Education - 22%
The foundation prioritizes investments that address the region’s low rates of educational attainment to improve outcomes related to poverty, health, and economic development.Arts and Culture - 5%
The foundation supports programs and organizations that provide residents of our service area access to artistic and cultural experiences.
The T.L.L. Temple Foundation works alongside families and communities to build a thriving Deep East Texas and to alleviate poverty, creating access and opportunities for all
NORTH LUFKIN LOOKS TO THE FUTURE In 2015, the foundation launched a project to better understand the assets and priorities of the North … Read More ... about North Lufkin
Keeler Grant Program
KEELER GRANT PROGRAM In 2012, the Keeler Grant Program was established through a testamentary gift to the T. L. L. Temple Foundation by … Read More ... about Keeler Grant Program