Enlightened Buddha Temple

Enlightened Buddha Temple

Sugar Land, TX 77498
Tax ID47-1224597

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Buddhist temple - carries out its missions of training laypersons of Buddhist faith and educating Buddhist principles and practices to the public in greater Houston (TX) area.


1. 365 daily meditation and praying sections lead by Buddhist monks and Buddhist nuns 2. 52 weekly prayers for Buddhist members and public in Houston area.3. 12 monthly Buddhist faith studies with attendants from greater Houston area.4. 4 big public celebrations of Buddha birthday (Memorial Day), parents appreciation day (Labor Day), Vietnamese new year (Mid-February), and Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva day ceremony (January 2015.) These events are opened to public of all faiths.5. In July hold summer camp and school for kids came from MO, NJ, KY, IN, IL, VA, and TX6. Monthly visit homeless & displaced people in Houston7. Hold one week drill for faithful members who would like to live and to practice as a real Buddhist monks and nuns in the temple (December 2015.)

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

According to the filing, the non-profit's mission is “Buddhist temple - carries out its missions of training laypersons of buddhist faith and educating buddhist principles and practies to the public in greater houston (tx) area.”.

When referring to its actions, they were described as: “Buddhist temple - carries out its missions of training laypersons of buddhist faith and educating buddhist principles and practies to the public in greater houston (tx) area.”.

  • According to the law, the state of operation reported by the non-profit is TX.
  • As per the filing, the address of the non-profit for 2020 is 10022 GAINES RD, SUGAR LAND, TX, 77498.
  • According to their form, the non-profit as of 2020 has a total of 0 employees.
  • Does not operate a hospital.
  • Does not operate a school.
  • Does not collect art.
  • Does not provide credit counseling.
  • Does not have foreign activities.
  • Is not a donor advised fund.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are less than $100,000.
  • Revenue is less than $100,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $48,129.
  • The CEO's salary plan within the organization is not subject to review and endorsement by a neutral party.
  • The organization has a written policy that describes how long it will retain documents.
  • The organization has 1 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 2014.
  • The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule O.
  • The organization pays $0 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $0 in fundraising expenses.
  • The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
  • The organization has minutes of its meetings.
  • The organization has a written whistleblower policy.

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