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The Charles Butt Foundation is a small, agile, and ultra-collaborative team working toward a big vision: All Texas children and families live in vibrant communities supported by a world-class education system.

These values guide our work, our interactions, and our commitments to each other: Integrity, Equity-driven, Collaboration, Relentless pursuit of excellence.

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Our culture and people

Our work unfolds in school districts, schools, and communities throughout the state. Texas is growing fast and changing rapidly. We know our success as an organization, like that of our state, depends on the strength of our diversity, creativity, and adaptability.

Our employees are a mix of high-reaching and humble, curious and courageous, passionate and principled. We take our work seriously, and we have fun while making a measurable difference.

We place a priority on continuous learning and leveling up — individually and as teams. We not only encourage, but also actively support and invest in our employees’ professional training and development.

The Charles Butt Foundation is made up of several strands of work:

  • Research and strategy
  • Statewide programs
  • Regional community initiatives support
  • Brand marketing, creative, story production, and communications
  • Operations

Learn more about What We Do and Our Team.

Niesha Jones conducts training at the Raising Texas Teachers university partners event.

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The Charles Butt Foundation offers a comprehensive benefits package for employees, including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k program and employer match
  • PTO, Paid Holidays, and Parental Leave
  • Discounts on benefits-partner products and services
  • Paid professional development opportunities
  • One-month sabbatical, with pay, after five years
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life insurance
  • Long and Short-Term Disability
  • Workers Compensation
  • And more
Charles Butt Foundation team on steps

The Charles Butt Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee base on race, creed, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, religion, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.The Charles Butt Foundation is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 610-5488.