Build East Texas (BETX, pronounced bee-tex) is an East Texas not-for-profit corporation. BETX is committed to finding local solutions to local challenges in the following areas:

  • Education
  • Infrastructure
  • Healthcare, and
  • Economic development.

BETX is non-partisan and works to build broad community-based support for initiatives in these core areas. BETX is committed to the following principles in government:

  • Broad representation
  • Expertise, experience, and competence
  • Responsible stewardship, and
  • Personal integrity and commitment to the public good.