Mission: To educate and to engage modest
Programs: Apartments are communities - this program engages lower income residents of large apartment complexes in developing apartment events, programs, and resources that improve communities. For example, the residents constructed a community playground and developed after-school tutoring programs.
the san jacinto waste pits - this program provides public awareness and education of this dioxin superfund site, with residents working together to ensure the site is properly cleaned up.
empower houston leaders - this program trains lower income community leaders in civic engagement and community building through practical classroom training, community projects, and networking with other leaders. Leaders choose their own projects, which are supervised. Examples include improving a community center, developing a community garden, and wellness education. Grassroots leaders also participate in a non-partisan, volunteer effort to ask their neighbors to vote. Leaders and staff also i
coverage houston $124,199 and get out the vote $29,149