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 advocates for freedom, justice, and economic opportunity for all people, consistent with the values of mainstream faith communities.
Join Texas Impact and be our partner in public witness!  We give our members a voice at the Capitol...and without member support, we wouldn’t exist. Join now and be part of Texas' oldest and largest interfaith membership organization.   Membership...
“Mainstream, Not Extreme” Campaign Judged “Courageous” Austin, TX—Texas Impact received a prestigious Best in Class award at the Religion Communicators Council's annual DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Awards ceremony in Atlanta on April 5, 2018. The award recognizes excellence in...
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Article II (Health and Human Services) heard invited and public testimony on two interim charges this week. Legislators heard testimony on Charge 11 that includes how Texas would respond to federal changes in healthcare dollars like a...
Family violence is a serious issue in Texas. According to the Texas Council on Family Violence, 1 in 3 Texans will experience domestic violence in their life. Faith communities can be key resources for victims of family violence. It is vital for clergy to know how to respond...
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  Texas Impact General Counsel, Joshua Houston, testified at the Senate State Affairs hearing on religious liberty this past Wednesday Februrary 21, 2018. Click here to watch his testimony. The hearing was addressing the Senate's interim charge on religious liberty -"...
The Senate Finance committee met this past Tuesday February 20th to discuss updates on Harvey recovery. The committee heard invited testimony from Chief Nim Kidd from the Texas Division of Emergency Management, Pete Phillips, Director of Community Development and Reviatlization...