The purpose of the Powell Foundation is to distribute funds for public charitable purposes, principally for the support, encouragement and assistance to public education, the arts, conservation, and health with a direct impact within the Foundation's geographic zone of interest: Harris, Travis and Walker Counties, Texas.
To give further aid to Directors of the Foundation and to assist those requesting funds, the Directors have agreed to consideration of the following values in their evaluation and analysis:
Big Picture Thinking
Respect for the individual
Effective Program and Group Process