The Junior League of Houston, Inc. recognizes the importance of collaborating with existing and new community partners. The League seeks to facilitate communication among all current agencies supported by League volunteers in order to assist in the collaborative efforts, and concurrently, searches for new and innovative partnership opportunities with other organizations in the greater Houston community.
IMPACT (Impacting Maternal and Prenatal Care Together)
Impacting Maternal and Prenatal Care Together brings together the leadership and expertise of community-wide stakeholders to improve maternity care, interconception care, and birth outcomes in the Greater Houston Area by engaging in efforts to share ideas, build consensus, and achieve a unified commitment to sustainable solutions.
Members of the IMPACT Collaborative are individuals, groups, or organizations, like the Junior League of Houston, that are interested in improving birth outcomes in Harris County. Collaborative membership is comprised of representatives from many sectors including: health care systems, health plans, community health centers, nonprofit agencies and programs, government, academia and faith-based organizations.
Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative
The Junior League of Houston, Inc. is a founding partner of the Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative (NLC). NLC was formed in 1999 as a cooperative venture committed to the development of community leadership. NLC offers an annual thought-provoking symposium featuring a nationally recognized speaker in a format designed to stimulate dialogue among local corporate, nonprofit and community leaders.
The Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative is comprised of representatives from the following organizations:
- American Leadership Forum
- Center for Houston’s Future
- Episcopal Health Foundation
- Houston Arts Alliance
- The Junior League of Houston, Inc.
- United Way of Greater Houston
More information about the NLC can be found here