In 1992, Amy Ragan was working for Sheltering Arms’s marketing team when her Executive Director saw an opportunity. Amy, a
Thousands of Houstonians gather in the early morning streets. Some are philanthropists. Some are bankers. Some are teachers. Some are
Today, we’re excited to introduce you to Oni Meeks, a young BakerRipley CompTIA A+ graduate and IT professional.
Have you ever known someone who just made the world a better place? Maybe their positive energy seems limitless. Or
The American Dream is a timeless and powerful ideal. The idea that equality of opportunity is available to every U.S.
June 15, 2022, marks a historic moment: the 10th anniversary of the announcement of DACA. While this anniversary will forever
Mauricio always tells people he’s not a chef, but everyone loves his cooking. “No culinary school,” he says with a
Today, we celebrate Shell for making an amazing one million dollar legacy investment in Deer Park through its partnership with
Since 2019, BakerRipley has proudly partnered with Verizon for a bold new initiative called Community Forward. This initiative started with
Verizon’s Community Forward program is an ambitious, forward-thinking, society-shaping effort to enhance Houston’s community vitality by addressing the widening Digital
Houston is an amazing, vibrant and highly diverse place that we call home. Unfortunately, for many Houston-area immigrant neighbors, becoming
Today, please join us in honoring and celebrating a special family who has positively impacted generations of Latino Houstonians… the
As we prepare for Turkey Trot 2021, we’re proud to spotlight Phillips 66 as our corporate sponsor honoree!
Every year, thousands of Houstonians flock to the starting line to feast on fun, friends, family, and an altogether amazing
FROM A TRAGIC START “I did come from somewhat of a broken home,” Rachel recalls, momentarily lost in the memory.
From our youngest learners to our more seasoned adult students, BakerRipley is busy creating greater equity in every classroom so
Maybe you’re a Turkey Trotter who’s been running every October for years. Or maybe you’re a volunteer or partner who
At BakerRipley, socioeconomic mobility is at the core of what we do. Every person should be welcomed and have equitable
It took years, but the Uber-type app for interpreters is now a reality.
Kristin Kobilis is the 2020 Barbara Day Volunteer of the Year. She’s been calling our senior neighbors for more than a year now!
“I’m an example that you can achieve what you want. BakerRipley doesn’t only give you the tools, it helps you achieve your goals.”
The health and safety of our employees and neighbors are our top concern. We are closely watching all local, state,
At BakerRipley, we’re focused on decreasing the inequities and challenges that come to life during a disaster in order to build long-term resiliency for our region.
Learning about other cultures helps us to understand how much we are really alike. We remove barriers and begin to authentically connect with one another.