Houston Area Urban League
We focus on people getting jobs, graduating from high school, starting and maintaining small businesses, purchasing 1st homes, disaster recovery, and health advocacy to ensure family stability. Work in traditional black communities across Houston. In 2019 we assisted over 17,000 people. Economic impact of approximately $15,000.000.00 to the local economy.
Grassroots (using collective action from Black community to effect change at the local, regional, or national level)
Community-based (approach allows communities to have an active role and participate in highlighting and addressing the issues that matter to them)
Harris County COVID-19 Relief Fund
Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund