Boo's Battle Support Fund Receives $5,000 John Harris Community Fund Grant

September 9, 2021 - The John Harris Community Fund Grant in the amount of $5,000 was awarded to Boo's Battle Support Fund. The Boo's Battle Support Fund is committed to helping families and individuals in our community battling cancer. Dana Durman, East Texas Communities Foundation Program Officer, presented Boo's Battle Support Fund members Judy Monroe, Celeste Lewis, and Amanda Kirby with the generous donation.

John Reagan Harris was devoted to the community, his church, and education. The John Harris Community Fund was established to support worthy civic, religious, charitable, scientific, literary, or educational projects.

East Texas Communities Foundation is a nonprofit corporation serving 32 counties in East Texas. The Foundation, which was formed in 1989, has awarded over $100 million in grants and scholarships since its inception. Philanthropy builds community and changes lives. East Texas Communities Foundation supports philanthropy by offering simple ways for donors to achieve their charitable goals.