The Nehemiah Center is a Christian-based organization that offers academic, emotional, cultural, social and spiritual enrichment for at-risk children and their families in Houston's Third Ward and beyond.
To help develop in a child a sense of self-worth, Christian values and direction that will ensure his/her lifetime self-determination.
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Neighbors helping neighbors create a safe haven in which children are motivated, inspired and equipped to realize their God-given potential.
The Nehemiah Center opened with 22 children in January 1996. We now serve over 160 children daily and 522 Nehemiah family members. We are a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization, and your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Corporate gift matching is welcomed.
2015-2016 Board of Directors:
Carlton Wilde, Jr.
Frank Burge, Sr.
Rev. Jim Birchfield
Board Member Emeritus