Houston Philanthropy Circle hosted a reception to announce the 24 faith-based nonprofit organizations selected to present at the Third Annual Nonprofit Symposium, held on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at the University of St. Thomas.
These featured ministries were nominated to apply for the opportunity to present at the Houston Philanthropy Circle’s 2022 Nonprofit Symposium. Each featured organization has submitted an application describing their ministry and its impact and will be given the opportunity to make a presentation to Houston-area philanthropists looking to support faith-based organizations.
Each session, led by a moderator, will feature a panel of nonprofit organizations in a specific category. Nonprofit organizations will have the chance to showcase their great work and have been encouraged to share not just about the business side of their organization but also about the heart of their organization.
Featured nonprofits in the Education category will be: ACE Scholarships, Character Camp, Holocaust Museum Houston, Nabor House Community, Prestige Learning Institute, and Small Steps Nurturing Center.
Poverty & Resilience / Social Services
In the Poverty & Resilience / Social Services category the featured nonprofits will be: Christian New Creation, Cy-Hope, His Father’s Heart Ministries, Houston Legal Aid Center, The Landing, and Memorial Assistance Ministries.
Faith & Family
The Faith & Family category will feature: A. D. Players, Anchor Point, Be An Angel, St. John Paul II Foundation, Opened Bible Academy, and Serenity Retreat.
For the Healthcare category, the featured nonprofits will be: Houston’s Amazing Place, CHRISTUS Foundation for Healthcare, Gratia Plena, San José Clinic, SoléAna Stables, and Summerhouse Houston.
Additionally, three nonprofit organizations were selected to serve as alternates: University of St. Thomas (UST) Rising Stars, Career Spring, and Galveston Urban Ministries.