We value our community and want to see it thrive continuously. For this to come to fruition, we feel it is important to create a compelling alternative community that offers goal-setting, accountability, discipleship, and healthy community relationships. When personal development isn’t put on display, highlighted, or presented as achievable, young adults miss the opportunity to mature and blossom into Christ-following, independent, community leaders, and often turn to negative outlets.
Community Leadership Initiative
Strong communities thrive when there are strong leaders. Our Community Develop Initiative increases the leadership capacity of organizational and church leaders throughout Harris County. We will facilitate multiple leadership intensive aimed at developing the critical leadership and organizational skills for long term vitality, that equips leaders in 21st century skills and principles.
Urban Entrepreneurship Academy
The Urban Entrepreneurship Academy offers a 20 week from-scratch-to-start-up training for potential start-ups. Our goal is to provide more needed small businesses in under resourced communities that create commerce and job opportunities while building valuable businesses. Upon graduation participants will be able to seek funding and mentorship from local successful business owners. This we believe is the pathway to ensuring long term successes defying the odds of failure. Sign up here.
THE HIP: High Impact Projects occur throughout the year, the goal is to
raise expectations that lead to transformation and relief during major crisis.
At the beginning of every school year we provide hundreds of backpacks and school supplies to students in poor and under resourced communities.
Boxes of Love
Thousands of families have been blessed by complete Thanksgiving meals since 2006.
Fall Coat Drive
Over the years we have provided hundreds of coats to elementary and middle school students in the Title 1 schools in our region.
Thousands gifts have been given to children throughout Harris County during the Christmas season.
Houston Ministry Advance
Annually we host an urban ministry equipping conference that draws urban practitioners from Houston and around the United States for two days of intense practical ministry and leadership training.
Over the years we have provided training, resources, networking and empowerment of leaders and organization in response to disasters. Additionally provide the organization and logistical framework to provide, food, clothing, finances, training and gifts-in-kind though our partnership network.
As COVID-19 has invaded our current reality we have worked to serve local leaders and ministries with tools, training and resources that allow them to equip, engage, and empower their communities towards restoration and wholeness. Our Sunday Seniors program provides hot restaurant meals to seniors who are alone without family members, shut-in or have special circumstances.