The capital campaign for EGMH has reached $6.675 million for the building, design and construction. The EGMH Board of Trustees has committed $1.1 million and secured another $1.5 million in private donor commitments. $3 million for Community Development Project grant sponsored by Congressman Al Green is in the process of being awarded by the Department of Housing and Development. The Houston Endowment Foundation recently awarded a capital grant of $500,000 and The Elkins Foundation awarded $100,000. Fort Bend County has made a grant of $475,000. A concerted fundraising campaign is underway through foundations, corporations and private donors to raise the remaining $5.825 million.