Partnership with AFA brings music to more students
Two adjacent communities underscore the starkly divergent ways in which the coronavirus outbreaks in Texas has attacked daily life. Residents in the spacious homes of Bellaire, Texas have largely avoided the coronavirus. But the virus has spread considerably in Gulfton, an adjacent community in Houston where people are packed into apartments.
Partners include Houston Community College and Houston Furniture Bank to deliver high quality, washable, protective face masks
While still running its daily operations, the non-profit is now having workers and volunteers sew face masks for anyone in need.
"We saw that there was a problem and we thought we might have a solution,” said von Kurnatowski, president of TX/RX Labs, a nonprofit fabrication workshop in Houston’s East End
HOUSTON - Joined by mobility partners, disability advocates, law enforcement representatives and first responders, Mayor Sylvester Turner today signed an executive order to adopt Vision Zero Houston, a plan to end traffic deaths and serious injuries caused by crashes on Houston roads by the year 2030.
On Thursday, more than 50 family members, community leaders, educators and friends gathered with her at the intersection of Tarnef and De Moss to celebrate the opening of a small memorial created to honor the child’s memory and remind motorists to drive more carefully.
The Houston Texans, NFL Foundation, and LISC, present a $100,000 grant to YES Prep-Gulfton for a new sports field.
In Houston Neighborhood Short on Parks, A Community Makes Its Own.
Learn about the powerful impact that results from collaboration between families, schools and the community
A new park will offer one of Houston's most diverse communities a much-needed gathering place.
In 2016, as the new founding director tasked with creating a connected community in Gulfton/Sharpstown, I spent the first several months meeting everyone I could.