Community Events

  The 2013 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts have been set for Saturday, April 6, the team announced today. The tryouts will be held inside the Methodist Training Center. Candidates must be over the age of 18 as of April 7, 2013 and must be either a part-time student or have a part-time job in order […]

The Male Empowerment Coalition, Higher Dimension Youth Empowerment Program, and Baylor College of Medicine for Reproductive Medicine presents the 7th Annual Health Fair and Basketball Tournament at the D-Spot on 9745 Bissonnet Houston Texas 77036 from 10am-3pm! This free event includes an iPad Mini giveaway, health screenings, employment opportunities, and will be attended by local community agencies. To play […]

Minute Maid Park 501 Crawford Street Houston, TX 77002 April 4, 2013 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM More than 300 veterans and military spouses are expected to attend this great opportunity to meet face-to-face with 63 veteran-friendly local and national employers including Goodman Manufacturing, Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Express Energy, National Oilwell Varco, Burlington Northern […]

Friday, March 22, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., deputies with Harris County Precinct 7 will join Constable May Walker in distributing handgun lock safety kits to help kick off the department’s CHILDSAFE Program”. The event will be held at Precinct 7’s Main Office, located at 5290 Griggs Road in Palm Center. One free […]

                      Westfield High School is having their College and Career Carnival Saturday, March 23rd from 10am-2pm at 16713 Ella Blvd  Houston, TX 77090. The entire community is invited to the mini college fair that provides information about college programs, how to apply for scholarships, admissions info and much more. […]

    The Greater Houston Black Chamber has recently announce their 2013 Educational Achievement Awards Scholarship Program   Eligibility Candidates for an Educational Achievement Scholarship must meet the following eligibility criteria:   Have a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale   Be a graduate high school senior from the Greater Houston Metropolitan area […]

Texas Woman’s University – School of Management exemplifies empowerment and leadership. The graduate students of Texas Woman’s University – Houston will host the Spring Scholarship Gala 2013 to fund a scholarship in honor of Dr. Paula Ann Hughes to benefit students pursuing their master’s degree in business administration. Through the generosity and support of our […]

2013 applications are now available on-line.  Completed applications must be received no later than March 15, 2013. Cities where internship opportunities are currently available are listed on the Application page. Click Here To Apply The Emma L. Bowen Foundation was created in 1989 to prepare minority youth for careers in the media industry. The Foundation’s program […]

Friends of the Houston Public Library will hold their 35th Annual Bargain Book Sale, Houston’s largest community book sale on Friday, March 22 thru Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E, 1001 Avenida de las Americas, 77010.  More than 60,000 books will be available to the public at […]

The NAACP Diversity Career Fair is coming to Houston, Tuesday, March 12 from 10:00 am- 3:00 pm and everyone is invited. is actively looking to provide opportunities for Veterans in the Houston area. Additionally, the NAACP Economic department will host the Financial Advocacy and Community Tour (F.A.C.T.) and provide assistance with personal financial issues including […]