Jeff Bezos Donates $1 million dollars to Space Center Houston just days before historic Blue Origin New Shepard Launch

Community

Space Center Houston

HOUSTON (CW39) All eyes were glued to Van Horn, Texas this morning, as Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin made history, with the successful launch and landing of the New Shepard Rocket and capsule. Leaders with Space Center Houston and its employees were also watching very closely, and smiling from ear to ear.

Just Days before Bezos took to the skies, he made a $1 million dollar donation to Space Center Houston and its programs and efforts, to help under served communities and space programs. Morning Anchor Sharron Melton sat down with Space Center Houston’s CEO, to find out what this means to them, and what they will do with the donation.

If you’d like more information on Space Center Houston, Blue Origin or “Club For The Future” , check out their links!

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

LATEST VIDEO

NO WAIT WEATHER + TRAFFIC

Rotary International Convention Coming to Houston in 2022

Typhoon In-Fa new Tokyo and Tropics update - Adam Krueger

Tokyo Olympics forecast - Adam Krueger

Weekend Minute Maid Park forecast and 7-Day - Carrigan Chauvin, Star Harvey

Weekend grilling and beach forecast - Star Harvey

Mystery Wire| Are UFOs and cryptid creatures connected?

Feels like forecast for weekend of July 23,2021 - Adam Krueger

Outside/Inside: Weather & Migraines - Carrigan Chauvin

Governor Abbott signs anti-fentanyl legislation into law in Houston

30-day temperature recap & 7-day forecast

Sunrise and today's forecast - Adam Krueger

"Stargirl" August 10 on Cw39

Weather | Child car deaths, a closer look at car VS. Air temperature - Star Harvey

Sunrise and Air quality is an Ozone Action Day - Adam Krueger

1 month rain recap - Carrigan Chauvin

Houston athlete schedule for Japan 2020 - Sharron Melton

New '311' call center for Houston - Sharron Melton

Weather | Recap lack of heat and abundance of rain for the last 30 days

Weather Wednesday (Lightning)

Popular

ZIP RECRUITER

Don't Miss