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Village mentioned in City of Houston Council Member Mike Sullivan’s Newsletter

2011-01-03T16:27:09+00:00

Click here to view page three of City of Houston Council Member Mike Sullivan's December 2010 newsletter that mentions Village Learning & Achievement Center. Click here to view City of Houston Council Member Mike Sullivan's December 2010 newsletter in its entirety.

Village mentioned in City of Houston Council Member Mike Sullivan’s Newsletter 2011-01-03T16:27:09+00:00

It takes a village and a leader’

2010-11-11T12:57:23+00:00

Brusatori paved the way - Monday, November 08, 2010 - Copyright 2010 Ourtribune.com Kimberly Brusatori saw a need for something that was lacking in the community. Her passion to provide a place for her son, Kyle, and other adults with disabilities became her catalyst, and the Village Learning & Achievement Center is the successful result of her endeavors.  Read more...

It takes a village and a leader’ 2010-11-11T12:57:23+00:00

Village Learning & Achievement Center to host ‘Black & White Ball’

2010-10-28T09:11:25+00:00

VLAC to host Black & White Ball - Monday, October 25, 2010 - Copyright 2010 Ourtribune.com The facts are sobering. Texas ranks 50th in the nation for services for individuals with disabilities, the longest waiting lists for services, the largest number of state institutions, with records of horrific abuse and neglect. The personal, heart-wrenching stories of the challenges adults with developmental disabilities have faced through the years in Texas stand testament to the vital need of better options. Enter Village Learning & Achievement Center.  [Read more of this article]

Village Learning & Achievement Center to host ‘Black & White Ball’ 2010-10-28T09:11:25+00:00

Village enjoyed a GREAT day at GREAT DAY HOUSTON

2010-09-10T14:14:31+00:00

Deborah Duncan, host of the local television show Great Day Houston, has agreed to be the emcee at our upcoming gala on November 6, at The Houston Club.  On Friday, September 10, a group from Village Learning & Achievement Center headed to Houston to be members of the audience during a live production of the hour-long television show. At the conclusion of the show, Marie Halvatzis, board member and gala chair, served as our spokesperson to  promote our organization and the gala by taping a 30 second plug which will air during Great Day Houston at a later date (prior to the [...]

Village enjoyed a GREAT day at GREAT DAY HOUSTON 2010-09-10T14:14:31+00:00

Plant seeds of kindness early

2017-02-14T08:05:52+00:00

From the Kingwood Observer – Monday, August 9, 2010.   Copyright © 2010 – The Kingwood Observer — by Corey L. Turner, editor I spent some time this weekend reading about Josephine Baker and her attempt to rid the world of racism. Inspired by her movie that also appeared on TV over the weekend, I read about her trip to United States during the 1950s and ‘60s and how her attempt to change the way people think was often met with hostility and opposition by many.  <a href="http://www.yourhoustonnews viagra prix qu.com/humble/opinion/article_1e99fbc3-2f6c-522f-801d-df9a1ecd7b89.html" onclick="_gaq.push(['_trackEvent', 'outbound-article', 'http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/humble/opinion/article_1e99fbc3-2f6c-522f-801d-df9a1ecd7b89.html', '(Read the full article…)']);" target="_blank">(Read the full [...]

Plant seeds of kindness early 2017-02-14T08:05:52+00:00

Village Learning & Achievement Center set to build apartments

2010-08-04T12:19:27+00:00

Village Learning & Achievement Center set to build apartments - Monday, August 2, 2010 - Copyright 2010 Ourtribune.com "A U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grant of $1.8 million was awarded to the Village Learning & Achievement Center recently, allowing the organization to build 15 units of apartment homes for the disabled." [Read more of this article]

Village Learning & Achievement Center set to build apartments 2010-08-04T12:19:27+00:00

Guest Chef V. Scott Pignolet Donates his Time and Talents to Benefit Village Learning & Achievement Center

2017-02-14T08:05:50+00:00

  Read an article by Julie Bonnin with The Houston Chronicle about the recent Guest Chef Night at Raffa’s Waterfront Grill benefitting Village Learning & Achievement Center!  The Guest Chef was none other than one of our board members, V. Scott Pignolet.  To help support the Village Learning & Achievement Center by purchasing one of the photos mentioned in the article go to www.visionsity.com.  (Copyright © 2010 The Houston Chronicle peut on se procurer du viagra sans ordonnance.)

Guest Chef V. Scott Pignolet Donates his Time and Talents to Benefit Village Learning & Achievement Center 2017-02-14T08:05:50+00:00

Kingwood United Methodist Church Helps Make a Joyful Noise at Village Learning & Achievement Center

2010-06-09T15:43:14+00:00

Kingwood United Methodist Church Music Ministry is helping bring the joy of music to many of our Villagers.  Ben Tallcott, along with  volunteer assistant, Lori Barbee, are hoping to introduce a comprehensive musical program that will enable the Village Choir to learn about, experience, and perform music.  Click here to read more...                       

Kingwood United Methodist Church Helps Make a Joyful Noise at Village Learning & Achievement Center 2010-06-09T15:43:14+00:00

Guest Chef Night an Enjoyable Evening

2010-06-08T10:26:57+00:00

  Village Learning & Achievement Center is "Out and About" -- click here to read a re-cap about the recent Guest Chef Night held at Raffa's Waterfront Grill, benefiting Village. Thanks Scott and Tony and all of the folks who came out to dine in support of Village! Thanks to Tony Raffa for a fabulous evening hosting Guest Chef Night at Raffa's Waterfront Grill! Pictured are V. Scott Pignolet (the Guest Chef) and Kim Brusatori (our Founder/Executive Director) accepting a check from Tony Raffa for funds raised at the event benefitting Village Learning & Achievement Center.

Guest Chef Night an Enjoyable Evening 2010-06-08T10:26:57+00:00