Boardwalk’s strategic direction for philanthropy is one that generates both positive community goodwill and internal cultural alignment. The program – called Partnering with Communities – integrates employee volunteerism and corporate financial support.

Partnering with Communities focuses on impactful, signature philanthropic initiatives in education, health and fitness, community enrichment, and employee giving and volunteerism.

In 2019, Boardwalk made charitable donations to 135 organizations.

Below are a few examples of some of the organizations we work with. For a complete list, please click here.


  • Boardwalk’s Scholarship Program
  • Boardwalk’s Education Grant
  • JA Finance Park
  • Houston Rodeo Scholarship
  • OWB Community and Technical College
  • Brescia University
  • KY Wesleyan University

Community Enrichment

  • Houston Area Women’s Center
  • The Hay Center
  • Barbara Bush Celebration of Reading
  • 40+ Local Fire Departments
  • 6 Local Police Departments
  • RiverPark Center Arts Teach Kids
  • Wounded Warriors

Health & Fitness

  • Children’s Hospital of New Orleans
  • Norton’s Children’s Hospital
  • St. Jude Children’s Hospital
  • Texas Children’s Hospital
  • United Way
  • MS 150
  • Susan G. Komen
  • American Cancer Society

Employee Giving & Volunteerism

  • Employee Match Program
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Junior Achievement Job Share
  • Houston Food Bank
  • HELP Office of Owensboro
2019 Veterans Build for Habitat for Humanity
Bogalusa Fire Department
Houston Food Bank
Owensboro Cancer Walk