In 1992, Amy Ragan was working for Sheltering Arms’s marketing team when her Executive Director saw an opportunity. Amy, a
Today, we’re excited to introduce you to Oni Meeks, a young BakerRipley CompTIA A+ graduate and IT professional.
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
Since 2019, BakerRipley has proudly partnered with Verizon for a bold new initiative called Community Forward. This initiative started with
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
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
“The Houston Turkey Trot is the reason I started running.”
BakerRipley’s Entrepreneur Connection program helps neighbors start a trucking business.
“The financial assistance and the finished bathroom is a dream come true – and a prayer answered,” Melba said. “I’m so grateful for my case manager, the builders and BakerRipley.”
Every year, the annual Heart of Gold luncheon celebrates our agency’s history, leaders, partners and neighbors. This year, we tried something different.
Monique Lampkin experienced financial hardship during the months following Hurricane Harvey, but that didn’t stop her from asking for help and getting back on her feet.
Capital One guides Youth Entrepreneurs in ther own “Shark Tank” style pitch competition.
We are a globally-connected, culturally-fluent city where migration and resettlement are central functions.
While national leaders establish borders and visa regimes, local authorities are responsible for welcoming new arrivals.
Therefore, it is my sincere hope that as we commence with forums, cultural events, movie screenings and more for Black History month we examine how it informs the work we are currently doing.
Every December, we host “Holiday Connections” thanks to our partnerships with Aramark and Constellation. From gifts to crafts to food and fun, these celebrations allow our Baker-Ripley and Cleveland-Ripley communities to come together and enjoy the season of giving.
Carve out a few hours of your day before carving your turkey and give back to your community.
Our partners at Chevron have made an impact on 15,000 people over 13 years with this simple act.