We want to empower young professionals to freely determine the direction of their lives, pursue happiness and strive for professional success. Ready to Serve, Catrese Kilgore Houston Chapter President. From helping children to conserving the environment to supporting the arts, Houston-area young professionals are positively impacting the community and having a ball while doing it. We also provide our members the tools to grow professionally and personally by enriching seminars, forums, and national conferences. The Flock Courtesy of the Houston Zoo Megan O'Malley covers Houston area nonprofits and select events and helps manage social media for 365 Houston.
We are part of a nationwide professional association with the primary purpose of developing, encouraging and serving as a resource for greater participation by African-Americans and other minorities. Our new board is excited about this upcoming year and the opportunity to invigorate the Houston Chapter. This organization was founded in 1969 and the individuals who formed and led this chapter were motivated and persistent in pursuing success for the Houston Chapter. Megan is an animal lover, passionate about special events and loves spending time outdoors and giving back to the community. Perfect for animal lovers, this organization has access to special zoo volunteer opportunities and dues directly support animal care and wildlife conservation. Texas Young Professionals is a community of professionals in their 20s to mid-40s across Texas.
Foregoing ahead: A message from the president Dear Naba Members, Friends, and Family, Welcome to the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Welcome to the official website of the Houston Chapter of The National Association of Black Accountants, Inc! These new programs and offerings will reflect the current state of our industry and organization as well as the current needs of our membership. Other events include happy hours and the Fall Invitational Golf Tournament. Membership benefits include hands-on volunteer opportunities and discounted admission to events such as the Annual Chili Cook-off and the Building Hope Gala. The Women in Business series is held quarterly. Texas Young Professionals is excited to announce the launch of Thrive, an emerging leaders development program in partnership with the Lone Star Policy Institute. Members receive exclusive invitations to actor meet-and-greets, post-performance receptions, and the Alley Ball Late Night Party.
For more information please review our. We look forward to celebrating with you next year! Getting involved with a Houston professional association is an excellent way to launch or build your career. This term will continue to bring more changes and improvements to the Houston Chapter, including new board members, new programs and new offerings for our Corporate Partners, our professional members, and our student chapters. Thank You for Joining Us for the Season of Pinnacle! Members tell each other about job openings, keep each other informed about occupational best practices, and support each other to be as successful as possible. In addition to special volunteer opportunities, the young professionals also host multiple fundraising happy hours and an Annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta. Membership benefits include complimentary social and volunteer events, a commemorative t-shirt, and discounted tickets to the Annual Jungle Book Gala.
Welcome to the Houston Area Urban League Young Professionals. Technological and social changes are disrupting commerce and our communities. Phase I is an 8-week curriculum aimed at fostering and supporting entrepreneurship, as well as assisting emerging small business in establishing a solid scalable working model through a strategically designed course of action. We have an exciting year planned that will enhance, develop, broaden, and strengthen all as we continue to climb. I was elected as President of the Houston Chapter and I would like to thank our membership for the opportunity to serve you. Our efforts are designed to educate, enrich and empower small business owners.
Membership benefits include invitations to zoo cocktail parties and the Beastly Brunch as well as free zoo admission and discounted tickets to the Feast With The Beasts. During the meeting we ratified the election results, appointed committee chairs, set the preliminary calendar and identified open board needs. We will stay focused on remaining beneficial to our members and providing opportunities for them to stay current with Industry standards, requirements and trends. Unique volunteer and networking opportunities are available to members as well as discounted tickets to all Friday night performances. Improving the urban areas of Houston since 2001, the Trees For Houston group meet multiple times throughout the year for community service and networking opportunities.
Our mission is create a positive impact in the local Houston community through service and advocacy. Membership benefits include discounted tickets to park events and exclusive volunteer opportunities. Chamber membership is a proven investment to grow your business and strengthen the African American small business community which will in turn strengthen the Houston economy. Networking, social, and volunteer opportunities connect like-minded individuals as they enrich the lives of others through education. Urban Green offers a variety of opportunities to volunteer and socialize at events like the annual Hermann Park gala, Evening In The Park.
We kicked off the year on day 1 and held our annual planning retreat on July 1, 2017. Eventbrite, and certain approved third parties, use functional, analytical and tracking cookies or similar technologies to understand your event preferences and provide you with a customized experience. Courtney Johnson-Rose Chair of the Board. We are an auxiliary group of the Houston Area Urban League. By closing this banner or by continuing to use Eventbrite, you agree. .
The organization was founded in 1986 and is one of the largest organizations of journalists of color in Houston. For more than ten years one of the largest annual events is the Crawl for Cancer in Midtown. We had such a wonderful time honoring those businesses who exemplify excellence in the African American community. It's going to be a great one. The Houston Association of Black Journalists is a nonprofit organization of media professionals from the Houston area with members in every facet of print, broadcast and online media, education and corporate communications.
She grew up in Galveston and graduated from The University of Alabama with a degree in public relations and event planning, She recently relocated to Houston and has enthusiastically embraced all the city has to offer. Our mission is to foster relationship-building, career development, entrepreneurial endeavors and civic involvement among young professionals. I look forward to a productive successful year and invite each of you to participate, and most important become involved. Literally, from hosting balls and galas to networking happy hours to targeted volunteer opportunities, there are plenty of ways for any and everyone to get involved and play their part with our list below. The Pinnacle Awards are now a beautiful memory. The series also affords an opportunity to hear the challenges and most importantly the success from local and national Leading Women.