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Adult Education: Celebrate 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

PCEP Graduation: Two nights of color, culture, and tradition

Nearly 200 families came together to demonstrate what makes AVANCE such a special place and why it continues to make such a positive impact in Houston and surrounding areas. June

Spectra Energy Volunteers Lend a Helping Hand to AVANCE Parent-Child Education Program

Nearly 50 Spectra Energy employees learned for the first time about AVANCE and the Parent-Child Education Program (PCEP) by helping prepare kits for the essential toy making classes throughout the year.

Air Liquide Volunteers Helped Make Dozens of Toy Making Kits

Eleven eager volunteers representing Air Liquide joined AVANCE staff to learn a bit more about our organization, and most importantly, lend helping hands. Air Liquide reached out to AVANCE about

AVANCE- Houston Receives $1.3 Million to Continue Promoting the Fatherhood Program

AVANCE – Houston continues to promote the need for responsible and involved fathers and aims to improve the well-being of children through doing so. Fathers are an integral part of

AVANCE-Houston Partners with Spring ISD to Provide Early Childhood Education

AVANCE-Houston has partnered with Spring Independent School District to offer full-day Head Start classes to eligible 3-5 year olds at Lewis Elementary School. The new Head Start center opened its

AVANCE-Houston Annual Luncheon Lauded as Great Success

Held each spring, AVANCE –Houston Annual Luncheon brought nearly 250 business and educational leaders in the community together with the intention to create a brighter future to the families we

Press Releases

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

AVANCE Board of Directors Appoint Luz Flores as Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Houston, TX. 08-16-2016-Luz E. Flores has been designated to lead AVANCE-Houston, a United Way agency offering parenting, preschool, adult education, and workforce training serving nearly nine-thousand individuals

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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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