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Now Enrolling for All AVANCE Programs

     Fatherhood- Fathers in Action Program Registration is open for AVANCE’s new Fathers in Action/Padres Activos Program, a free resource for dads with young children from birth to age

AVANCE Welcomes New Board Members and Officers for 2016-2017

In order to encourage and maintain accountability, a 20-member volunteer  Board of Directors governs AVANCE-Houston; whose responsibility is to create and evaluate policy and organizational goals regarding the agency’s finances

Healthy Marriage Participants Successfully Completed Workshop

AVANCE Healthy Marriage -Strong Families, Strong Communities (SFSC) Spanish initiative served a total of 54 participants in both Leonel Castillo Community Center and Canaan Church Ministries. The workshop series occurred

Volunteers Give Mangum Early Head Start Center a Makeover

With their tools, paint brushes and their desire to help the Houston community, twenty-five volunteers from Young Catholic Professionals assisted in painting the five essential classrooms in the Mangum Early

Volunteers Pick Up the Paint Brushes at Mangum Education Center

20 paint roller kits, 20 paintbrushes and many gallons of paint were used to paint the AVANCE Mangum Education center. In just three hours, nearly 40 volunteers from the Boston

AVANCE Empowers Veteran Women

In a one-day workshop catered to Veteran women, Grace After Fire and AVANCE Healthy Marriage – Strong Families, Strong Communities partner to empower and strengthen these women within their families

Adult Education: Celebrates Students Success

With faces beaming as they entered the auditorium, AVANCE-Houston graduates participated in the Adult Education Graduation ceremony held on June 10 at Houston Community College (HCC).  The crowd was filled

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WHAT:  ANNOUNCING AVANCE-HOUSTON 3rd ANNUAL GLOBAL CARDBOARD CHALLENGE Engaging hundreds of kids and families in creative play Saturday October 1st marks the annual world-wide Global Cardboard Challenge, and AVANCE children

Mesa Directiva de AVANCE nombra a Luz Flores Como Directora Ejecutiva General Para su publicación Inmediata- Houston, TX- 08/16/2016- Luz E. Flores ha sido designada para dirigir AVANCE-Houston, una agencia de

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Activity Resource Library

Three Little Piggies – Video –

Read along with your child the classic story of The Three Little Pigs by Joseph Jacobs.

Age: 3-4
Language: English
Topic: Adult Family Members

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