Founded in 2006, the Roop Foundation now supports over twenty non-profit organizations through the funding of grants. Roop Foundation also provides a network where information and resources are shared. Roop Foundation is a 501(c)(3) Family Foundation that supports youth and young adult focused non-profits, mainly in Texas and Kentucky.
Roop Foundation’s goal is to bring glory to God by providing support to youth focused organizations that share our ideals and need assistance for their organization to accomplish their goals and flourish.
Roop Foundation not only hopes to financially assist organizations, but also work to introduce them to each other, creating a network that allows them to share information and strengthen eachother.
Chip Roop – President/CEO, Media Coordinator
Chip Roop has served as President of the Roop Foundation since 2013. He is a graduate of East Tennessee State University and also holds a Master’s degree in Youth Ministry from Asbury Theological Seminary. Prior to working for the Foundation, Chip worked in multiple churches, serving in Youth Ministry and as a Graphic Designer.
Laury Roop – Administration, Event Coordinator
Laury Roop works for the Foundation in an Administrative capacity and as its Event Coordinator. She is a graduate of Pepperdine University and also received a Master’s degree from Texas Woman’s University. Prior to her work with the Foundation, Laury was a board certified music therapist for a major hospice organization.