May 29, 2011
A $15-Million Pledge Benefits a Texas Hospital’s Outpatients
How much: $15-million pledge
Who gave it: Lester and Sue Smith, through their foundation. Mr. Smith is head of Smith Interests, a Houston company that owns gas, minerals, oil, and timber businesses.
Who got it: Harris County Hospital District Foundation, in Houston, the fund-raising arm for the public hospital.
Purpose: An ambulatory-care center for outpatients that will be named after the