Avenue CDC – Main Office
Avenue CDC – Homeownership Center
HUD Certified Homebuyer Education and Counseling
707 Quitman Street, Houston, TX 77009 (map)
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: Homebuyer Education Class held on various Saturdays (closed Sunday)
Avenue Place – Model Home
Avenue CDC Holiday Office Closures
New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Day
Day after Thanksgiving
The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is dedicated to helping community residents transform distressed neighborhoods into healthy and sustainable communities of choice and opportunity — good places to work, do business and raise children. LISC mobilizes corporate, government and philanthropic support to provide local community development organizations with 1) loans, grants and equity investments, 2) local, statewide and national policy support, and 3) technical and management assistance.
Covenant Community Capital
Covenant Community Capital Corporation (Covenant), founded in 1998, is a nonprofit organization in Houston, TX, that seeks to enhance the beauty, safety, and economic vitality of low-income communities by increasing their capacity to develop affordable housing, grow business enterprises, and build family and community assets.
M.D. Anderson Family YMCA
The YMCA perceives itself as a Christian fellowship dedicated to improving the quality of life through programs and services which provide opportunities for people to reach their highest potential, develop a positive attitude of self and others, appreciate good health and fitness, acquire a value system and maintain spiritual awareness that manifests itself in our daily lives.
Location: 705 Cavalcade Street, Houston, TX 77009,
SER-Jobs for Progress
SER-Jobs for Progress was formed in 1965 as a Community-Based Organization (CBO) begun by the G.I. Forum and LULAC to serve the employment needs of the Texas Gulf Coast area.
Wesley Community Center
Wesley is the only agency in the Near Northside that provides comprehensive services to children, youth, adults, and seniors to help achieve self-sufficiency, provide children with a safe and nurturing learning environment, redirect youth from juvenile delinquency behavior to mold them into productive adults and tomorrow’s leaders. Programs and services include: After School and Summer Programs, Case Management, Early Childhood Education, Food Co-op, Seniors, and Youth programs.
Location: 1410 Lee Street | Houston, Texas | 713-223-8131