About Us

Our Goals & Objectives

The RGV Community Foundation is organized to provide continuing funding for the arts, education, economic development and scientific purposes that exist in McAllen and the surrounding areas. The Foundation’s goal is to provide a simpler method of giving back to our community. Organized through a board of directors, the RGV Community Foundation aims to serve as a fund supported by multiple donors designed to benefit a wide range of area residents and non-profit organizations.

Board of Directors

Susan Valverde, Chairman
901 Dove Ave, McAllen, TX 78504

Joe Brown
Texas Regional Bank
1801 S. McColl Rd., McAllen, TX 78503

Anne Cragg
Hart Silva CPAs
522 N. Main St., McAllen, TX 78501

Maurice Welton
Edible Arrangements
5113 A N. 10th St., McAllen, TX 78504

Charlie Lopez
P.O. Box 70, McAllen, TX 78505

Jesse De Leon
Mexican Imports
410 Ash Ave., McAllen, TX 78501

Larry Delgado
House Wine & Bistro
1117 W Business 83, McAllen, TX 78501

Ricky Lopez
Burton McCumber & Cortez
205 Pecan Blvd., McAllen, TX 78501

A Growing Mission

Able to distribute seven grants its first year, the RGV Community Foundation has made significant contributions over the last ten years. The number of grants has increased yearly and money has been given to choirs, museum, dance, and theater groups. Our goal is to continue to expand the giving to critical missions and organizations – with your support.

Contact Us

Contact Information

RGV Community Foundation

1200 Ash Ave.

McAllen, Texas 78501

(956) 682-2871

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