Our mission is to assure that families have the means to meet their basic needs. To carry out that mission, we assist families facing financial crisis to avoid homelessness, offer programs to enable long-term financial self-sufficiency, assure children an improved school experience, facilitate client access to other support networks, and enhance MAM’s value to its member congregations and the community.
MAM clients live or work in Houston‘s central and close-in West and Northwest neighborhoods such as the Heights, Spring Branch, Acres Homes, Memorial, Jersey Village and more. Last year, MAM helped 19,121 unique individuals (4,941 unduplicated families) through its emergency and stabilization programs from rental and utility assistance, sack meals, household cleaning and hygiene supplies, medical, prescription, dental and mental health assistance and employment programs.
Each day, these families and individuals arrive at MAM’s doors bearing the weight of a financial crisis so big that they can no longer handle it alone – from imminent eviction, family hunger, the need...more
Young Life's mission is to introduce adolescents to Jesus Christ and helping them grow in their faith. We accomplish our mission by ...
SEARCH Homeless Services pursues a mission of providing hope, creating opportunity, and transforming lives.
SEARCH Homeless Services is committed to providing quality services to our program participants, and being good neighbors to our community and responsible stewards of our resources.
SEARCH’s distinctive character is evident in our interactions with clients, the community and with each other, and our core values are the foundation of our culture.
We base our high standards of service on five basic principles. Every decision we make—from client matters to strategic positioning—is tested and measured against these principles.
We do the right thing and make the right choice.
We are credible, competent and keep our commitments.
We respectfully exchange ideas, information and perspectives.
We make clients the central focus of our work.
The WorkFaith Connection's mission is to help people in transition build a new life through work and faith. 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.more
Holocaust Museum Houston is dedicated to educating people about the Holocaust, remembering the 6 million Jews and other innocent victims and honoring the survivors' legacy. Using the lessons of the Holocaust and other genocides, we teach the dangers of hatred, prejudice and apathy.
We envision a society that transforms ignorance into respect for human life, that remembers the Holocaust and affirms an individual's responsibility for the collective actions of society.
Our Public Value Statement
Holocaust Museum Houston builds a more humane society by promoting responsible individual behavior, cultivating civility and pursuing social justice.more