Generator provided for Roy and Lucinda

Our dear friends Roy and Lucinda went without power for multiple nights this week just like many other Texans. Roy from the North Richmond community is a recent kidney transplant patient and has gone through some big health challenges. Roy and Lucinda were trying to stay warm in their truck at night, but this wasn’t sustainable for them. They were … Read More

Congressional Recognition from Congressman Pete Olson

Our Friends of North Richmond team was granted a congressional recognition award for their response and advocacy through the COVID-19 pandemic! Our team out in North Richmond has been instrumental throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. They served as a donation hub for all of our resource centers across the Greater Houston area. From produce to sanitizer to diapers – whenever donations … Read More

It’s All About the Kids

We love our You Can Academy kids. It’s been sad to not see them after school each day, but we’ve been grateful for the opportunity to connect and serve them during this time. Attack Poverty shifted gears with the COVID-19 crisis to distribute food and essentials to our friend communities. Unfortunately, this meant no after-school programs for our You Can … Read More

Standing in The Gap

What a beautiful picture of communities coming together to empower those who need help in these unprecedented times. What would you do if you were in financial crisis and someone called to give you $500 cash? Well, that’s exactly what Attack Poverty had the privilege of doing last week! The Stand Together Foundation and the Family Independence Initiative teamed up … Read More