Coats Rose Fulfills Children’s Wish Lists Through Houston Young Lawyers Foundation’s Adopt an Angel Program

Coats Rose supported the 2021 Houston Young Lawyers Foundation Adopt an Angel ProgramHOUSTON – December 9, 2021 – Coats Rose attorneys and staff fulfilled wish lists of Houston-area children in need this year by donating toys, clothes and books for The Houston Young Lawyers Foundation’s (HYLF) annual Adopt an Angel program.

“Serving the community through this HYLF program is an annual tradition for our firm,” said Lauren Hodge, associate in the Affordable Housing and Community Development practice group. “We enjoy bringing cheer to children during the holidays.”

Hodge served as donation coordinator for Coats Rose. In total, over 50 gifts were purchased, wrapped and donated by Coats Rose employees.

About Houston Young Lawyers Foundation Adopt an Angel Program

The Houston Young Lawyers Foundation’s (HYLF) annual Adopt an Angel program is one of the organization’s touchstone events. It rallies the Houston legal community to meet the needs and provide gifts to some of Houston’s neediest children. Working with local elementary schools and charities, HYLA and HYLF coordinate the donation of gifts— toys, clothing, and school supplies—purchased by attorneys and employees at Houston-area law firms and legal departments for more than 2,000 children.

About Houston Young Lawyers Foundation

The Houston Young Lawyers Foundation was created in 1992 to support the charitable programs of young lawyers in Harris County. The Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality and availability of legal aid, health, human welfare, and education services provided by Greater Houston nonprofit organizations through targeted volunteering and grants, while building leadership capability through a deeper appreciation of giving. To learn more, 

About Coats Rose, P.C.

Coats Rose is a transactional and litigation law firm focused on development: the development of real estate, affordable housing, special purpose districts, business and private wealth. We provide legal counsel to businesses, governmental entities corporate and high-net worth clients across the U.S. and internationally. For over 30 years, the firm has leveraged its vast legal experience to fulfill clients’ needs spanning real estate law, affordable housing and community development, public finance, construction/surety law, commercial litigation, government relations, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, securities law, tax, wealth planning and preservation. In addition to its headquarters in Houston, Coats Rose has offices in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, New Orleans and Cincinnati. Learn more at



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