VOLUNTEERS! What are you doing with your time?

Jun 8
Posted by Ruth Filed in General

The Mainstream Connection is a 501 c 3 non profit organization with our Mission statement of:  ‘helping individuals move into the mainstream of society’. If you have a few hours that you can donate to this worthy organization, please call us at 713-291-2202.  We need bilingual volunteers. Here is a brief schedule of our year:

January 27, 2014 – Citizenship Class begins, through May 2014

January 28, 2014 – ESL Class begins

May 2, 2014 – Banquet honoring Students completing Citizenship Program.

June – Summer Food Program – (partnering with the City of Houston Parks and Recreation Dept. )

September – Citizenship Program and ESL Program

November – Thanksgiving luncheon

December – Christmas Celebration, 1 sponsored by GOLF Group & Friends from Clearlake

December – Christmas sponsored by ‘other’ private donations, LPOA SE Chapter, Urban Outreach & The Mainstream Connection

During the whole year we are also distributing bread and pastry, scheduling and giving pantry assistance to individuals and families, Mon., Tues., and Wed., and

we have Produce Thursdays which begins at 9:30 a.m. on Thursdays to distribute Produce.

So, if you’re able and willing, we are ready for your help. Please call to speak with Ruth – 713-291-2202 or Dr. Dilton-713-376-3033. !


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ESL-Basic and Intermediate

Sep 9
Posted by Ruth Filed in English/Second Language, General


Classes are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at 201 E. 9th St., Houston, TX   77007.

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Clases de Ingles

Sep 9
Posted by admin Filed in English/Second Language

The Mainstream Connection

Anuncia el próximo

Clases de ESL/ESL Class

(inglés como segunda lengua), para los principiantes.

english class

Where/Donde: 201 E. 9th St.
(9th @ Harvard)

Time/Tiempo: 10:00 a.m.

When/Cuando: Monday/Lunes, Tuesday/Martes and Wednesday/Miercoles

Para más información, llama al 713-376-3033

ESL Classes begin January 28, 2014 at 7 p.m.  Should know how to read and write basic English.

For information call 713-376-3033


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Children’s Summer Program coming JUNE 2014!!!

Jun 6
Posted by admin Filed in General



IT’S ALMOST THAT TIME AGAIN!  We’re excited and have new plans for the children this summer!  Please make plans to attend every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday! We’re waiting for YOUR CHILDREN!

When:          June 9th
Where:        The Mainstream Connection
Time:           12: noon – 4:00  p.m.
What:           FUN, FUN, FUN! Lunch, Music, Crafts, Snacks, Story Time!
Who:            Any School – Age Students

We will have a GREAT time this summer with many students that will attend our  Summer Program. This is for any School-age Student!  We plan on having summer fun for all age groups, creating and using our imagination for our Art’s & Crafts and might plan another field trip to the zoo or museum!  The kids love the Summer Program and enjoy the food, story-time, exercise  and music too!  This program is in partnership with the City of Houston Parks and Recreation Department.

Thank you and see you in June!

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