Hibernian Benevolent and Mutual Aid AssociationFounded in Austin
Columbus Hebrew Benevolent Society
French Benevolent Society of GalvestonFounded in 1860 to assist French immigrants.
See: Membership records from 1860 in Rosenberg Library, Galveston.
Galveston Orphan's Home
Galveston Port SocietyFounded in 1858 to improve the moral and social condition of seamen
See: Minutes, financial records etc from 1858 in Rosenberg Library, Galveston.
Hebrew Benevolent SocietyFounded in Galveston in 1852
Howard Association of GalvestonFounded initially as a informal group in 1844 to assist those affected by Yellow Fever with medical care and to manage relief donations. Became a Howard Association in 1845 and adopted rules and a constitution in 1854.
See: Minutes, financial records, death lists etc in Rosenberg Library, Galveston.