Rockwell Fund is a private foundation supporting nonprofits in the Houston area.

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  • 01.29.14

    The Houston Chronicle featured Rockwell grantee, New Hope Housing, highlighting their newest pro...  (Read more)

  • 12.18.13

    Houston becomes the fifth major city in Texas to pass a city ordinance restricting payday...  (Read more)

  • 10.25.13

    Center for Public Policy Priorities (CPPP) releases new data tool measuring economic opportun...  (Read more)

Grantee Spotlight

 Jeff Wherry

Rockwell Fund awarded the Texas Tech University Foundation $262,500 over seven years to establish theRockwell Fund Professorship in Child and Family.  The Rockwell grant has enabled Dr. Jeffrey Wherry, Rockwell Chair of Child and Family Programs and Policies, and his team to advance the field of child abuse treatment on multiple levels: research, training, clinical services and advocacy.   Read more.