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...
Join us Friday, August 26 at 11AM for this month's Better Neighbors webinar. Congregational Outreach Director Scott Atnip will provide highlights from a recent meeting between Texas Impact staff, congregational and denominational leaders, and the Texas Department of State Health...
The spread of the mosquito-borne virus known as Zika, the first new virus in 50 years to have known links to serious birth defects, has national and state officials working quickly to address the disease in Texas. To help combat Zika, Texas Department of State Health Services (...
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...