EHL is Texans Together’s premier training and leadership program. We work in disengaged communities to recruit leaders who want to work in their neighborhoods to make changes where they live. Now, Texans Together is broadening its reach by recruiting and training leaders in new areas and ways. We now have a Spanish EHL class for [...]
Alief Voter Turn out Contest What? Looking for volunteer voter captains to organize a group for a non partisan voter turn out contest in Alief Who?Family, friends, churches, clubs, organizations, anyone and everyone!!! How? Build your team of 6 friends Sign Up Attend Community training Monday September 24th, 2012 at the Mint Resource Center @ [...]
Enter Now! Here's your chance to showcase your talent in our poster and video contest. Enter now to "Get Out the Vote!" Voting is August 22nd through August 30th! The most Facebook likes wins! Prizes include MP3's, Video Cameras, Gift Cards, & more! For more information contact Jesus Acevedo at 713-782-8833. Click Here for Rules [...]
Event Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 (all day) Please note, the application for a mail ballot must be RECEIVED, NOT postmarked by this date. Click Here for more information.
Event Date: Friday, September 7, 2012 (all day) This date applies to all eligible voters applying for a ballot by mail except those who participate in the Federal Postcard Application (FPCA) which provides voting assistance for Uniformed Service Members and citizens living outside the United States. Click Here for more information
Empower Houston Leaders - Free Learning Seminar "Developing Community Leaders in Harris County" Tired of being Powerless? NOW is your chance! Join us on our mission to develop leaders in your community. Event Date: Saturday, August 25,2012 - 12:00pm Location: University of Houston Main, University Center Room #242 (Spindletop) Hosted by: Texans Together Education Fund [...]
It's hard to believe that the summer is nearly over. Here at Texans Together, we are energized and ready for the fall. Here is a sampling of our summer activities, by the numbers: 175 Grassroots Leaders. Empower Houston Leaders (EHL) is finishing up training and mentoring 175 grassroots, lower income leaders in Southwest and South [...]
Last week, driving into Houston, a member of the coalition saw something unusual going on at the San Jacinto Waste Pits. The pits are situated on the north side of I-10, one of the pits being mostly submerged and other mostly visible. On top of the temporary stone and rubble cap was a steam shovel. [...]