People of Faith Working for Justice

Texas Impact is a statewide religious grassroots network whose members include individuals, congregations, and governing bodies of the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths. Texas Impact exists to advance state public policies that are consistent with universally held social principles of the Abrahamic traditions.
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The 2017 legislative session is around the corner...help us get ready by making a contribution today! Donate $100 or more and receive our special limited-edition t-shirt! To discuss giving options, please call our Membership Director Sadia Tirmizi at 512-472-3903 x116...
From August 16-18, faith and community leaders from Dallas, Laredo, and the Rio Grand Valley accompanied Texas Impact staff and board members to the 2016 Climate Reality Leadership Corps Training in Houston. Formed in 2006 by former Vice President Al Gore, the Climate Reality...
On Monday, August 15, 2016, the Women’s Association of Religious Professionals held their first brown bag lunch at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. The topic was domestic violence. The group of clergywomen and other religious professionals learned about the state of...
In July and August of 1966, hundreds of people—including whole families—marched 400 miles from Rio Grande City to Austin to call attention to the plight of farm workers in Texas. On Labor Day, more than 10,000 supporters, including Cesar Chavez, walked with marchers the last...
On Wednesday, August 3rd, nonprofit and city representatives announced that Houston is on the path to becoming an official Welcoming City for immigrants. Neighborhood Centers, the City of Houston, and the Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative (HILSC) will partner with...
A new financing option enables nonprofits—including houses of worship!—to obtain affordable, long-term loans covering up to 100 percent of the cost for energy efficiency, water saving, and onsite generation technologies. The PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy)  program is...
There are some things that are above politics—like caring for the sick. Our faith traditions call for us to care for the sick, yet many in our communities do not have access to quality, affordable health care.  Texas Impact invites you to participate in the Health Justice...