HOUSTON – December 1, 2022 –There was a lot of bootscootin’ going on at The Center for Pursuit’s beautiful new headquarters in the East End at the end of November. The Rodeo Under the Stars event was the first chance many of Social Motion’s supporters have had to see...
10th Annual Clay Shoot for a Cause raises more than $110K for The Center for Pursuit
HOUSTON – October 6, 2022 – More than 130 members and friends of the Young Professionals in Energy gathered September 30th at the Greater Houston Sports Club for an afternoon of clay target shooting, prizes, delicious Goode Company barbecue and frosty beverages...
More than $225K raised, passionate success stories of independence highlight The Center for Pursuit annual luncheon
HOUSTON, May 19, 2022 – With a new $55 million campus opening this summer and a merger moving forward, there was much to celebrate at The Center for Pursuit annual luncheon chaired by Tracey and John L. Buckley. Centered on the Future was the theme for this year’s...
Center for Pursuit is announcing the postponement of our Spring Luncheon, “Homemade in Texas” from May 7, 2020 to September 3, 2020 still at the River Oaks Country Club. Now is the time to wrap our arms around each other and help our neighbors. There will be time to celebrate all our successes as […]
STATEMENT ABOUT THE CENTER FOR PURSUIT CLOSURE OF DAY PROGRAMS
The Center for Pursuit is taking the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic very seriously due to the vulnerable nature of the individuals who call The Center home. We have taken the past few days to ensure that our residents, clients, and employees remain as safe and healthy as possible. Our focus has been the safety of our […]
Nonprofit Center for Pursuit leaves Buffalo Bayou for East End
As developers vie for land south of Buffalo Bayou Park — an area dubbed one of the “coolest” in the nation by commercial real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield — at least one nonprofit is moving out. The Center for Pursuit, which serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, sold its campus at Shepherd […]
The Center Welcomes New CEO Charles Canton
January 2018, Houston, TX— The Center announces that the Board of Governors has appointed Charles C. Canton as Chief Executive Officer effective January 8, 2018. Canton was previously Vice President of Operations for Goodwill Industries of Houston from 2002 through 2017 overseeing 65 stores and 48 donation locations. During his tenure, he was responsible for […]
The Center Capital Campaign Reaches $13.5 M Goal; Launches New Website on campaign anniversary
Houston, TX (June 2017)—The Center is excited to announce that it has reached its $13.5 million goal in the Pursuit for those with disABILITIES capital campaign, the largest campaign in The Center’s history and the first in 25 years. Pursuit was centered around a cross-country bike ride that began on June 6, 2016. On the […]