Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our communities, and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
AAMA’s mission is to inspire and empower Latinos to pursue their potential and achieve success. Our efforts are focused in the areas of education, workforce readiness and leadership development.
The ACE Mentor Program of America, Inc. (ACE) helps mentor high school students and inspires them to pursue careers in design and construction.
To create opportunities for refugees, immigrants, and underserved residents to achieve their goals for self-sufficiency and improve their quality of life.Primary Goal
Unlocking America’s Potential by strengthening families in at-risk communities through effective parent education and support programs
The ASE Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that evaluates and accredits entry-level automotive technology education programs against standards developed by the automotive service industry.
Capital IDEA’s mission is to lift working adults out of poverty and into living wage careers through education and career advancement.
To help people identify and overcome barriers to employment. 1) Employment and Career Development, 2) Veteran & Housing Assistance, 3) Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, and 4) Alternative Substance Abuse Treatment.
We bring business, government, and community stakeholders together to engage in fact-based strategic planning and collaboration on issues of great importance to the Houston region.
The Children's Museum of Houston is transforming communities through innovative, child-centered learning. We spark a passion for lifelong learning.
Our mission is to bridge East and West by enriching families with educational, cultural, and social service programs.
CHILDREN AT RISK serves as a catalyst for change to improve the quality of life for children through strategic research, public policy analysis, education, collaboration, and advocacy.
The mission of the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) is to serve the poor, hungry, disabled, and otherwise needy while respecting their religious, ethnic or cultural differences.
Citizen Schools equips young people with the skills, access and beliefs they need to thrive as students and succeed as adults in the modern economy.
College Forward coaches underserved, motivated students to achieve the benefits of higher education and a college degree.
Communities In Schools of Houston is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
To equip families with the tools they need to become self-sufficient members of the community.
Our programs serve to eliminate limited access to computers by placing them directly in the homes of applicants, as well as fostering and supporting education for the youth of Texas.
"As an alliance of responsible Owners, Contractors, and Specialty Contractors, we will positively affect the issues facing the commercial construction industry in the Greater Houston region to create a safe, skilled and sustainable craft workforce."
To foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.
We strengthen the lives of children by enhancing their mental health and physical well-being.
Dynamic Educational Systems, Inc., (DESI) is dedicated to helping qualified youth and adults receive the education, training, and job placement assistance they need to support themselves, their families, and their communities.
To provide resources and learning experiences that broaden the worldview of economically disadvantaged youth, while equipping them with the attitudes and skills to become advocates for their own success.
When you step into the J, you'll find a center filled with remarkable people, dedicated volunteers and a wide-array of year-round programs, activities and special events.
EMERGE empowers & prepares high-performing students from underserved communities to attend and graduate from selective colleges & universities across the nation.
Whether it’s career counseling, teaching parenting skills, or enrolling a veteran for benefits, our programs and services help strengthen families – leading to a healthier, more stable community.
UEI is designed to empower boys to become responsible men and productive members of their families and community.
FuelEd partners with K-12 schools to develop educators' interpersonal skills, self-awareness, and emotional well-being so that every educator can build secure relationships that provide the conditions for optimal learning and development.
Our Mission is to provide pathways to career success for high school students in underserved communities through skills training, meaningful work experiences, and impactful relationships.
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
We provide education, training and job opportunities to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, improving the lives of individuals, families, and communities.
Linked Learning is an educational approach that combines rigorous academics with hands-on learning and the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to real-world experiences.
The Futures Academy Program gives students the opportunity to earn an Associate’s degree and valuable industry certifications in high-demand career fields while in high school – FOR FREE!
The mission of the Houston Area Urban League is to enable African Americans and other minorities to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.
We work with public schools to strengthen instruction and leadership through consulting, on-campus coaching, leadership academies, professional development workshops, and more.
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) brings people of diverse faith traditions together for dialogue, collaboration, and service, as a demonstration of our shared beliefs.
JFF accelerates the alignment and transformation of the American workforce and education systems to ensure access to economic advancement for all.
Junior Achievement's programs—in the core content areas of work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy—ignite the spark in young people to experience and realize the opportunities and realities of work and life in the 21st century.
To help Hispanic, Asian and African American parents and other minority adults- through education – to develop into effective leaders of their families and their communities, as well as better skilled members of the work force.
Our Impact is therefore targeted towards strengthening community engagement, improving financial well-being and increasing educational attainment in every community we serve.
Through their leadership, guidance and support, NAF is able to deliver on its promise of developing the next generation of future ready employees.
We find, train, and support excellent teachers already working in low-income public high schools to guide their students to achieve their greatest postsecondary aspirations.
PACE Youth Programs, Inc. (PACE) is a Community Faith-Based 501(c)3 organization that provides counseling, training and mentoring services to delinquent youth and their families, to give youth the needed tools for success to become productive citizens in society.
Starting in ninth grade and continuing through college graduation and into careers, Project GRAD staff and volunteers support students at critical junctures of their educational path to make sure they accomplish their goals.
SER is a nonprofit community organization that educates and equips people in the Texas Gulf Coast Region who come from low-income backgrounds or who have significant barriers to employment.
We create educational, economic and personal opportunities for our clients and the communities in which they live.
United Way of Greater Houston engages caring people to improve lives and build a stronger community.
With life skills courses, office work-study jobs, cooperate and government field trips and trips to cultural events at local theatres, museums and fairs, students learn how important a college education is to their quality of life.
Volunteers of America Texas is a human service organization dedicated to helping the vulnerable to reach their full potential.
To invest in the potential of individuals and to create opportunities that strengthen families and build neighborhoods.
We help women and girls make choices toward becoming independent, productive and financially stable.
WorkFaith is a Christ-centered organization that exists to encourage disadvantaged job seekers in their hope for a better future and to equip them with the skills and beliefs to gain employment and lead healthy, productive and spiritually rich lives.
"Workforce Solutions' extensive knowledge of the local labor market to access the talent, employment opportunities and resources needed to compete in today's economy."
Community is the cornerstone of the Y. Together, we connect active, engaged Greater Houston Area residents to build stronger communities.