|Houston – Neighborhood Centers, Inc.|
Neighborhood Centers illustrates what it means to embrace democratic change and build a new work force — a new America — at metropolitan scale,” says Bruce Katz, a vice president at the Brookings Institution and founding director of its Metropolitan Policy Program.
Community development isn’t a quick fix. It’s hard work and it takes time. But what’s happening in Houston, Atlanta and elsewhere shows that it’s worth doing.
Neighborhood Centers, is a Houston nonprofit that grew out of the settlement house movement, and has been around since 1907.