Rene Sanchez Gonzalez was a man of strong faith, born in El Campo, Texas. In his early teens, he was a born again child of God through saving faith in Jesus Christ his Savior and Lord. Rene graduated from El Campo High School and then attended Wharton Community College.
For UH friends and alumni, a University of Houston sporting event would not be complete without the revered cougar-costumed mascot, Shasta making an appearance.
The spirit of philanthropy is alive and well at University of Houston. Learn how one man’s love of learning came to benefit up-and-coming students at the University of Houston.
UIMPACTHouston is a University of Houston blog by Annual Giving featuring inspirational accounts of lives forever changed through charitable giving. Philanthropic support plays an instrumental role in the University’s continued mission to ensure student success. The transformative difference that results is best exemplified through the stories of its benefactors and beneficiaries. We hope you are inspired by these examples of philanthropy, accomplishment, and gratitude.