Univision: #HoustonH2OChallenge, una iniciativa que busca promover la conservación del agua

Is Galveston Bay safe for swimming?

Summers in South Texas can get hot! It’s no wonder so many people in the Houston-Galveston region choose to cool off with outdoor activities on the water, such as swimming and boating. Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF) often gets asked if the water is safe to swim in, and fortunately, we have the answer! GBF’s Water […]

GBF scores highest rating on Charity Navigator for fourth consecutive year

I am pleased to announce that Charity Navigator, the leading independent charity evaluator, updated our rating on July 1st and awarded Galveston Bay Foundation four stars, their highest rating. We’ve maintained four stars for four years in a row now. Please feel free to explore our ranking here. Charity Navigator reviews both our financials and our accountability and transparency and […]

GBF’s Galveston Bay Action Network app provides easy, effective way to report pollution

Last spring, GBF launched the Galveston Bay Action Network as a downloadable, mobile app. Users of this easy-to-use app can file a pollution report within minutes! These reports are automatically sent to the proper authority, resulting in the quickest response to get the pollution cleaned up. GBF relies on citizens to be the eyes on […]

Meet GBF’s 2018 Summer Interns!

Galveston Bay Foundation is fortunate to have five interns this summer working on projects and programs in conservation, education, water quality and marketing. Read a bit about them below! Elizabeth Schneider | Conservation Intern (ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program) Elizabeth is currently a junior at Texas A&M University at Galveston majoring in Ocean and Coastal […]

GBF’s 2017 Impact Report

Check out all you’ve helped us accomplish!>>

Make Every Day Earth Day With H-E-B’s Tear Pads!

April is Earth Month and you can help make a difference for our planet by supporting EarthShare of Texas through the H-E-B tear pads at the checkout all month! Every dollar counts and funds support GBF and organizations like us throughout our region!

You can make a difference for Galveston Bay

Become a GBF Member!>>

Ladies Casting for Conservation is on Hiatus

Galveston Bay Foundation truly cannot thank you enough for your support of our Ladies Casting for Conservation Fishing Tournament.  Your generosity, participation and support have helped enhance our mission of preserving and protecting Galveston Bay for generations to come. As we strive to continually provide you with the best possible events, we have decided to […]

GBF is applying to renew its Land Trust Accreditation and we need your help!

The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. There are 398 accredited land trusts in the U.S. and currently, Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF) is one of 13 accredited land trusts in Texas. GBF was first accredited in 2013 and we […]