The State Employees Charitable Campaign provides State of Texas employees with the most efficient and consistent pathway possible for charitable giving, payroll deduction. Employees can contribute to nearly 1,000 charities which support the communities in which they live, work, volunteer and raise their families.


Houston SECC Contact

Emma Cravey - houstonsecc@earthshare-texas.org


Important Dates & Updates

We Have One-Time Credit/Debit Donations!

We accept one-time credit/debit donations using Giving Nexus. This is an excellent alternative to cash and checks for special events. How to Make One-Time Credit Debit Payments

Cash Handling Instructions

Have you collected cash at a campaign event?  Click here to download the instructions on how to deposit the cash at a local bank, and click here to download the SECC Envelope Form.  Email us at houstonsecc@earthshare-texas.org and we will provide you with a deposit slip.  


Quick Links & Downloads


Pledge Forms

Giving Nexus (Online Authorization/Pledge Form)

2023 Digital Authorization/Pledge Forms (PDF)

How to Make One-Time Credit/Debit Payments

How to Make an Online Pledge

How to Make an Offline Pledge


Charity Information

2023 Searchable Charity Directory

2023 Charity Directory

2023 Mini Charity Directory

Charity Promotion Videos 


More Help

Email Templates and Talking Points

SECC Campaign Coordinators Facebook Group

Click here for resources including coordinator's guide, posters, virtual meeting backgrounds, and more


 Graphics For Your Campaign

  I am Texas Strong SECC graphic together we care secc graphic

       Click the image to download



Ambassador Training

Training Videos

The Role of The Ambassador
with Kara Hester, Office of the Attorney General
and Carla Lawrence, Department of Public Safety

The Authorization/Pledge Form
with Emma Cravey, EarthShare Texas & Local Campaign Director

2022 Digital Authorization/Pledge Form (PDF)

Virtual Events
with Barbara Turcotte, DSHS - Business Support and Planning

How to Make an Online Pledge
with Greg Bennett, United Ways of Texas & State Campaign Manager

Giving Nexus