Our belief that hard work and commitment extends beyond the office echoes in our devotion to multiple service organizations.
Greg has funded and overseen the drilling of 15 water wells in South Asia, providing more than 16,000 people with water. The Barron Companies has also supported orphanages and schools in South Asia, providing clothes, food and education through New Life Medical Trust.
Mission Aviation Fellowship Worldwide
MAF serves people who deal with challenges due to isolation in regions such as Africa, Asia, Eurasia, and Latin America by providing aviation, communications, and learning technology services. MAF is making a global impact by supporting and enabling evangelism and church nurture, medical assistant, disaster response, community development, and training.
Goolsby Leadership Academy
The University of Texas at Arlington
The G.L. Barron Foundation established an Endowed Scholarship at The University of Texas at Arlington benefiting the Goolsby Leadership Academy at the College of Business.
The Goolsby Leadership Academy invigorates conventional learning by challenging students to be problem solvers and ethical leaders. Goolsby Scholars engage with executives both in the classroom and the real world through internships, exploratory study and special projects. Distinguished faculty collaborate with the scholars in a dynamic applied learning environment, enhancing the academic experience of discovery. The Academy is a regional launching pad for emerging business executives.
LEED Green Building
Green Medical Offices • Webster, TX
We believe that we have a responsibility to be good stewards of our planet’s natural resources. We participate in and are accredited members of the US Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) program.
The LEED Green Building Rating System for new construction is a set of performance standards for certifying the design and construction of commercial or institutional buildings of all sizes, both public and private. The intent is to promote healthy, durable, affordable and environmentally sound practices in building design and construction.
In 2007, we erected the Green Medicial Offices in Webster, TX, a 48,000 sq ft project encompassing doctors’ offices, a diagnostic center, urgent care and medical offices.
The Barron Companies, Inc. and its leadership also regularly supported the following organizations in various communities across the State of Texas:
- Young Life
- Center of Hope
- Project Graduation
- Texas Rangers Foundation
- Easter Seals
- Adventures in Christ