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Celebrating the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation!

Today, we are recognizing the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation (HYLF) for their crucial support in making the Empower(ed) to Read & Learn and Empower(ed) to Learn Grow Eat Go programs possible. We are sharing the positive outcomes observed and expressing

Today, we are recognizing the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation (HYLF) for their crucial support in making the Empower(ed) to Read & Learn and Empower(ed) to Learn Grow Eat Go programs possible. We are sharing the positive outcomes observed and expressing our gratitude for their involvement and contributions.

Improved Reading Proficiency: 25% Scholars demonstrate enhanced reading skills, including increased comprehension, fluency, and vocabulary.

Increased Garden Engagement: 25% Higher participation rates in gardening activities, such as book activities, plant growing challenges, and community reading events.

Participants reported feeling more confident in their reading abilities and enjoyed the hands-on learning activities, particularly the gardening and nutrition lessons. Parents noted that their children showed more interest in reading at home and were more willing to try new foods after learning about them in the program. Educators observed improved classroom engagement and participation among students who participated in the program, noting that they were more eager to share their thoughts and ideas during lessons.

Scholars and Parents Testimonials Heartfelt feedback from program participants emphasizes the transformative impact on their lives. Stories of improved and newfound literacy enjoyment, and a sense of community underline the success of Empower(ed) to Read & Learn and Empower(ed) to Learn Grow Eat Go.

We are deeply grateful for HYLF's support in making this possible.

Our Impact This Year

  • Number of Households Served

    1,837

  • Number of food served $ worth

    $63,927.00

  • Number of community partners

    25+

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