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First Citizenship Forum at BakerRipley East Aldine Campus on January 26!

2019-01-23T20:22:44+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Community, Events, Resources|

BakerRipley is very excited to let you know that they will be having their first Citizenship Forum at their BakerRipley East Aldine Campus on Saturday, January 26 starting at 8:30 am. The first 75 participants will receive free one-on-one Citizenship application assistance. Please find the flyer attached with more information; the flyer also includes information for all [...]

NFL Foundation Grassroots Program 2018 RFP Available

2019-01-16T23:21:45+00:00January 16th, 2019|Community, Events, Resources|

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the National Football League Foundation are excited to announce: The 2018 NFL Foundation Grassroots Program The goal of the Program is to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations with financial and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields. The Program provides grants of up to [...]

Save the Date: Houston TranStar Behind-the-Scenes Tour

2019-01-07T20:25:26+00:00January 7th, 2019|Community, Events|

Please mark your calendar for a behind-the-scenes tour of Houston TranStar, where emergency and traffic management teams work to keep motorists informed, roadways clear and lives safe. Come learn about the innovative technologies that support the fourth largest city in the nation. (Detailed invitation to follow.) For any questions please contact Josh Shideler at 713-881-3044

Culichi Town

2019-01-04T04:30:33+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Community|

To a great many Anglo Texans of a certain age, “Mexican food” means fajitas, cheese enchiladas, chili con queso and margaritas. In other words, Tex-Mex. Sure, many have also come to learn about and enjoy taqueria-style street foods, either from taco trucks or brick-and-mortar restaurants. (Some of which evolved from what used to be a [...]

The East Aldine Partner Awards 2018

2018-12-14T20:28:30+00:00December 9th, 2018|Community, Events|

David Hawes, Executive Director of the East Aldine District, served as emcee for a wonderful evening of thanks and fellowship at the East Aldine District Annual Partner Awards. The Invocation was given by Steve Mead, a longtime community partner and former board member for the district. Honoree’s included: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Strategic Partner of [...]

Disaster Recovery – Neighborhood Restoration Centers Reach Out to Harvey Victims

2018-11-29T21:19:20+00:00November 29th, 2018|Community, Events, Resources|

Downtown Houston skyline in Texas USA with bluesky Harvey Recovery Fairs help people get on path to recovery City of Houston Neighborhood Restoration Centers and community partners continue to reach out to people affected by Hurricane Harvey through an ongoing series of Harvey Recovery Fairs. The events are sponsored in partnership with community [...]