HOUSTON

WELCOME TO HOUSTON!

 

Houston is home to NASA, the largest medical center in the world, and an unparalleled music scene. Houston is an artsy city attracting more than 7 million visitors a year to its museum district. A truly multi-cultural city, Houston is a diverse city where more than 145 languages are spoken.

Mission Year has a partnership with FAM Houston, an organization centered on working for justice by building empowered community among refugees, immigrants, and local Houstonians.

DEMOGRAPHICS

Houston is the fourth largest city in the U.S. and is considered the most racially and ethnically diverse city in the country.

NEIGHBORHOODS

Mission Year Houston has focused historically in the Third Ward, South Union, and Near Northside neighborhoods.

JUSTICE ISSUES

Refugees and Immigrants, Education, Homelessness, Arts, Food Insecurity, Hurricane Disaster Relief.

SERVICE SITES

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