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Spring Branch Education Foundation Plans Spring Golf Classic

By | 2017-03-13T10:31:16+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Community, Education|

Spring Branch Education Foundation’s (SBEF) 21st annual Golf Classic is slated for Saturday, April 8, 2017, at River Ridge Golf Course in Sealy. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit students and teachers in Spring Branch Independent School District. Co-chairs Mike Baker and Jay Sartain are expecting a sold-out event. “For two decades, the Golf Classic [...]

Announcing MWSBE and DBE Pre-Certification Workshops for the Surface Water Supply Project

By | 2017-03-07T18:21:57+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Community, Projects, Public Safety|

Please join the West Harris County Regional Water Authority for City of Houston MWSBE and DBE Pre-Certification Workshops for the Surface Water Supply Project You are invited to participate in workshops held by the West Harris County Regional Water Authority to encourage local MWSBE and DBE participation in the upcoming Surface Water Supply Project. Please [...]

My Spring Branch: Alex Diaz, Top Tech Experts

By | 2017-03-06T12:50:59+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Business, My Spring Branch, Uncategorized|

Alex Diaz is the co-owner, with Chris Grollitsch, of Top Tech Experts, a computer sales and repair shop. When did you start the business? In 2008. We started as a home business, reselling old computers that we got from big corporations. Before I knew it, I had computers stacked up all over the living room. [...]

City of Houston Rolls Out Meaningful Change Campaign to Combat Homelessness, Panhandling

By | 2017-03-12T21:35:04+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

We are proud of Spring Branch Management District Executive Director David Hawes for his work on this important project with Mayor Sylvester Turner. Homelessness and panhandling are both chronic problems of any major city, but Houston has made incredible strides in ameliorating both. Below is the City's multi-part, holistic plan to address these problems further. You [...]

Remembering Major Dwight Burton

By | 2017-03-03T09:53:39+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

The Spring Branch Management District lost a beloved member of its team last week when Major Dwight Burton of S.E.A.L. Security Solutions died at the age of 52. Burton led the S.E.A.L. team, which has provided enhanced public safety services to the Spring Branch area for the past two years. A military veteran and a [...]

Call for artists: Participate in SBEF’s Running for the Arts 5K & ArtFest

By | 2017-03-12T21:36:14+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Community, Education, Uncategorized|

Artists and artisans of all ages and media are invited to be part of an art auction and display or sell their work as a vendor at Spring Branch Education Foundation’s Running for the Arts 5K & (inaugural) ArtFest on Saturday, May 6, at 901 Yorkchester. More than 2,000 runners and hundreds of families are [...]

SBEF reschedules Sporting Clay Tournament

By | 2017-02-21T10:36:24+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Education, Uncategorized|

Spring Branch Education Foundation announced today it has rescheduled its fifth annual Sporting Clay Tournament to Monday, May 8. “We had hoped for a sunny day on Feb. 20, our original date. We got a steady rain instead,” says SBEF Executive Director Cece Thompson. “But there’s a bright side for the community. We have a [...]