A thermometer showing the progress toward the fundraiser $30,000 goalAs one of HBA President Benny Agosto, Jr.’s initiatives for the year, the HBA Lawyers for Literacy Committee is collecting monetary donations to refurbish and purchase books for the library at Shearn Elementary School. A generous anonymous donor will match $15,000 in donations to support this mission. The committee will also build Little Free Libraries in low-income neighborhoods throughout Houston.

Cash or check made out to the Houston Bar Foundation (HBF) with “Literacy” in the memo are also accepted. Mail to Houston Bar Association, ATTN: Lawyers for Literacy, 1111 Bagby Street, FLB#200, Houston, Texas 77002.

The HBA Lawyers for Literacy Committee would like to thank everyone who has donated to the Shearn Elementary School Library Rebuild Project.

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Susan Bauch

Randi Capone

Casey Minnes Carter

Amanda Cooley

Scott Cunningham

Archangela DeSilva

Tracy Dunford

Joanne Ericksen

Sarah Frankfort

The Friends of the Phoenix

Victoria Gipson

Allan D. Goldstein

Giselle Guerra

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Hasley Scarano, L.L.P.

Catina Haynes

Nancy Hoesl

Cisselon Hurd

Chanler Langham

Laredo Energy

Brenna Lemon

Karl Long

Sue & Jonathan Needle

HBA Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Section

David Passarelli

Lindsey Rutherford

Carrie Schadle

Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham LLP

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Fey Tomoye

Kristina Vu

Kathryn Wagner

Hon. Fran Watson