To ensure a prosperous Greater Houston
by building capacity for communities
to improve the lives of young people,
from cradle to career.  


Young people enter adulthood as life-long learners, prepared to succeed in life and their chosen career with:
  • employable skills
  • healthy habits
  • a strong social/emotional foundation
  • a sense of civic responsibility​
Our communities thrive because:
  • a quality education system produces a skilled workforce
  • businesses find the talent they need to grow
  • better jobs create upward mobility for families
  • prosperity improves the general quality of life and place
  • collective impact is achieved​