Ways To Give

Individual Donations

You may make a tax-deductible gift of any amount to the BEC Foundation at any time in-person, by mail or using our donation link below!
Please make checks payable to the BEC Foundation and mail to P.O. Box 667, Bandera, TX 78003 or deliver to 3172 State Hwy. 16 N., Bandera, TX during business hours.


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support the BEC Foundation when you shop, at no cost to you. At AmazonSmile you use your Amazon account, and you see the same products at the same prices you see on Amazon. In return, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the BEC Foundation.

To shop at AmazonSmile, go to smile.amazon.com. On your first visit, use the search bar to select “BEC Foundation” to receive donations from eligible purchases.

AmazonSmile remembers your selection, and every eligible purchase you make through AmazonSmile makes a donation. Eligible products are marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages. Learn more here.

Round Up to Make a Difference

BEC members can choose to round up their monthly electric bill to the next whole dollar. For example, if your monthly electric bill is $53.73 Bandera Electric will automatically round up to $54.00, with the additional 27 cents going to the BEC Foundation. The bill reflects the rounded up amount, and the average donation for each participating member is $6 per year. This money is then used to provide grants to nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organizations and fund projects in BEC service areas that help other BEC members, your neighbors.

To enroll, simply fill out the form below, stop by a BEC office, or call 866.226.3372 to speak with Member Relations. You will have the option to round your utility bill up to the nearest whole dollar per meter or donate a set amount per month.

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Donate Your Capital Credit Check

Elect to redirect your capital credit check to the BEC Foundation by filling out the form below to help disadvantaged members in the community.

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Found on your BEC bill or in the SmartHub app.
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Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Sponsor or participate in our annual golf tournament fundraiser! Proceeds from this event support the BEC Foundation and its community grant program. More information about the tournament can be found at BECGolf.com

Our 2019 Annual Golf Tournament was a success! Thank you to all of our sponsors, volunteers and participants!

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