The Combined Municipal Campaign allows city employees to demonstrate their strong sense of community by supporting environmental, health and social welfare issues that concern the citizens of Houston.

applyBecome a CMC agency

The city of Houston welcomes all charitable organizations that meet our eligibility criteria to apply to become a CMC Agency. CMC agencies can participate in the city’s annual CMC employee giving drive. Here are some helpful answers to questions you might have:

How do I apply?

All charitable organizations wishing to participate in the CMC must meet certain eligibility criteria and complete and submit a CMC Application and all required attachments.

Completed applications can me mailed to:

CMC Chair
611 Walker, 4th Floor, Houston, Texas 77002

Applicants also have the choice of emailing a scanned copy of their completed applications and attachments to:

Incomplete applications will not be considered for participation in the CMC.

What are eligibly criteria requirements for the CMC?

In order to be accepted as a CMC Agency and participate in the CMC, your organization must meet specific eligibility criteria. A complete list of all eligibility criteria requirements can be found on the CMC Application. Please review each one before completing and submitting an application.

When is the deadline to submit?

The application process to apply for the CMC starts in February of each year. All CMC applications are due May 31 of each year. Once an application has been approved, it’s good for three years. It’s the responsibility of the agency to keep record of their application renewal date. 

How will I know my organization has been approved?

Once an agency application has been approved, you will receive a notification from our office in the month of June stating your acceptance into the Combined Municipal Campaign. 

After your acceptance, you will be advised of the dates and events that will take place during that campaign season. 


Being a part of the CMC

Demonstrating a strong sense of community by supporting issues that concern the citizens of Houston.

Tips for agencies

  • Click here to update your contact information every year with the CMC.
  • Make sure to update your financial information with Paul Lord at 832-393-3448 or Lillie Stewart at 832-393-3465.
  • Be sure to place your CMC agency code on all literature that will be handed out during the campaign.
  • Collect auction items, or contact vendors for donations of auction items for the annual CMC Auction. Make sure to fill out the online form and turn it in with each item you donate.

Hear what they are saying about the CMC!

Sandra J. Schultz, President/CEO

"Thank you for touching lives through your generosity. Every day, because of the caring hearts of friends like you, we see lives changed as Houstonians begin to live the life God has planned for them and return to work to support their families."

-Sandra J. Schultz, President/CEO
Roy G. Perry, Chairman & President

"We are grateful for your faith in the ability of this Foundation to carry out its mission of raising funds to support projects and programs at Prairie View A&M University. This is only possible because of thoughtful contributions from people like you."

-Roy G. Perry, Chairman & President