Standing in The Gap With Dwanette

“I just wanted to send an email giving thanks to you, Friends of North Richmond, and #GiveTogetherNow. Genesis 22:13 states, “And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of … Read More

Standing in The Gap with Yakelyn

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank you all, for all the support that your organization has given to our family, during these days as many of us has been affected by the Covid19. My husband’s hours were cut to less than half of what he was making prior to all this “craziness”. And I have to stay … 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

Meet Caritas and her 12-year-old daughter

Attack Poverty showed up for Caritas’ family because of our generous donors and partnerships with local organizations We’ve known Caritas and her family for four years. She’s been involved in our ESL classes and her children have attend our You Can Academy after-school program. We love their family of five. “they were going to McDonald’s to ask for a few … Read More

Attack Poverty Disaster Recovery

What is Attack Poverty Disaster Recovery (APDR)? The flooding of the Brazos River in 2016 directly impacted the communities we serve and love. Attack Poverty saw a need for immediate reaction and started to assist residents with muck and guts and unmet resources. Attack Poverty recognized a need for collaborative partnerships in recovery and assisted in launching Fort Bend Recovers. … Read More

Little Lady’s ESL Classes

We wanted to share with you a story about one of our ESL students, Little Lady, that came to us last September from a protective program. She had been abused and controlled by her husband and was disowned by her family because in her culture, they don’t divorce. She managed to break away and found refuge for herself. When her … Read More

The Kinne Group – Presenting Sponsor for Attack Poverty 10K

(Richmond, Texas) – Local nonprofit goes partners with The Kinne Group for their upcoming fundraiser!  The Kinne Group is the presenting sponsor for the Run To Attack Poverty 10K. The Run to Attack Poverty, presented by UT Physicians, will host a 5k and a 10K scheduled for Saturday April 21, 2018 in Richmond, TX! This seventh annual event is shaping … Read More