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Permian Basin Area Foundation

Permian Basin Area Foundation

People who Care

Causes that matter

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Making a Difference

Permian Basin Area Foundation exists to partner with donors in creating permanent charitable funds to enrich the quality of life in West Texas communities.

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Impact Highlights

  • Increasing

    Access to artistic and cultural offerings

  • Strengthening

    The Family

  • Investing

    In Education for Our Youth

  • Supporting

    Health and Human Services

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Our Community.
Your Foundation.

Since 1989, Permian Basin Area Foundation has served as this region’s community foundation. The Foundation partners with generous donors to leave a lasting impact in communities throughout a multi-county region of West Texas. Permian Basin Area Foundation builds permanent endowments to respond to emerging and changing needs, and to sustain existing nonprofit organizations in the fields of education, arts and culture, health, social services, community development, and civic affairs.

How To Give

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Permian Basin Area Foundation makes grants to qualified nonprofit organizations serving the Permian Basin and TransPecos regions with a broad range of philanthropic purposes.

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Thanks to generous donors, Permian Basin Area Foundation offers scholarships from more than 80 funds to those pursuing higher education and vocational opportunities.

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Gifts to Permian Basin Area Foundation are an investment in our West Texas communities.  It is the Foundation’s intention to make charitable giving easy and enjoyable for all donors in our communities.

Recent Developments

New scholarship fund honors teacher and provides opportunities for Midland students
New scholarship fund honors teacher and provides opportunities for Midland students

Shortly before her 96th birthday, Mrs. Olga Banks recalled with fondness the impact of education in her life and in […]

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Scholarship Application for the 2019-20 Academic Year Opens

Midland, Texas (January 7, 2019) – Permian Basin Area Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 – […]

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TXU Energy Donates $5,000 to Permian Basin Area Foundation Scholarship Fund

Contribution supports scholarships in STEM-related fields Permian Basin Area Foundation received a generous gift of $5,000 from TXU Energy to […]

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