Welcome to the Pinewoods Foundation
The Pineywoods Foundation is an East
Texas foundation committed to improving and enhancing the
communities of a selected number of counties in the pineywoods area.
Founded by Southland Paper Mills, Inc., with a large gift following
the dissolution of the company in the 1970s, the foundation is
managed by a eight-member board of trustees made up of regional
business and community leaders.
With offices in Lufkin, the foundation serves a variety of community
and regional causes through financial grants awarded four times each