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.

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 Communities.
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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Grants

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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Scholarships

Thanks to generous donors, Permian Basin Area Foundation offers scholarships to those pursuing higher education and vocational opportunities.

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Partners

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

Permian Basin Area Foundation Announces more than $1.1 Million in Scholarship Awards
Permian Basin Area Foundation Announces more than $1.1 Million in Scholarship Awards

Midland, Texas (August 11, 2022) – Permian Basin Area Foundation is pleased to announce $1,103,891 in scholarship awards for the […]

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Permian Basin Area Foundation Awards $2.3 million in Grants
Permian Basin Area Foundation Awards $2.3 million in Grants

Midland, Texas (May 24, 2022) – Permian Basin Area Foundation has awarded $2,319,270 to nonprofit organizations serving West Texans during […]

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Permian Basin Area Foundation Opens Scholarship Application for the 2022-23 Academic Year
Permian Basin Area Foundation Opens Scholarship Application for the 2022-23 Academic Year

Permian Basin Area Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the 2022-2023 scholarship cycle. Beginning Saturday, January 1, students […]

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