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KPRC- Channel 2 Featured AVANCE-Houston 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

KPRC- Channel 2 featured AVANCE-Houston 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on November 14th, 2016. The event which highlighted participants playing for charity provided an opportunity for viewers to learn about this

Executive Director, Luz Flores Launches New Blog

With the goal of making a closer connection with the community, Luz Flores is launching The Latest with Luz– a new blog featuring the most recent AVANCE updates; coming directly

75 Early Head Start Families Received New Car Seats for Their Children

AVANCE  families received a car seat training held at the Tegeler Early Head Start center on Friday, November 30th, to educate parents on the correct way to install their child’s

Now Enrolling for Fathers in Action Program

Fathers in Action Registration is now open for Fathers in Action/Padres Activos Program, a free resource for dads to help them understand their children’s needs; while enhancing their own parenting

AVANCE Head Start Parents Receive the Texas Head Start Association Scholarship Award

AVANCE-Houston is pleased to announce Head Start parents, Abigail Boateng and Kristy Dickens as the Texas Head Start Association 2016 Scholarship Awards totaling $1,000.  The scholarships were funded by the

AVANCE-Houston Raised Over $55,000 at 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

AVANCE-Houston hosted its 3rd Annual Transforming our Community through Education Golf Tournament at the Wildcat Golf Club on November 14th. The event was sold out with 60 players and with

AVANCE Wins Lantern Award for Internal-Promotional Video

AVANCE-Houston is thrilled to announce that the Business Marketing Association (BMA) honored the agency’s Communications and Marketing team during its awards dinner, on Thursday, November 16th. The award is a

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AVANCE-HOUSTON 3rd ANNUAL GLOBAL CARDBOARD CHALLENGE

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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