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November 12, 2019 - 10th Anniversary Charter for Compassion
Celebrating 10 Years of Compassion in Action
October 22, 2019 - Compassionate Houston Board members and representatives of partner organizations receive a Proclamation from Mayor Sylvester Turner.
In recognition of the Charter for Compassion's 10th anniversary, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner signs a Proclamation, declaring November 12, 2019, the “Charter for Compassion 10th Anniversary Day in Houston.”
Read on for more information on the 10th Anniversary, Partner events, and Karen Armstrong, Founder Charter of Compassion, who will be in Houston for a lecture on Monday, November 11, 2019.
Enjoy a short video of this exceptional day. Pictured from left to right: Sean Fitzpatrick Executive Director Jung Center Houston; Council Member District K Martha Castex-Tatum; CH Board President Pam Lewis; CH Founder Rev. Betty Adams; CH Board member Anita Long; Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner; CH VP Communications Barbara Homann; Bob Meyer Executive Director Dawn Mountain; CH Board member Bob Buthorn; CH Board member Ed Halloran.
Compassionate Houston’s 2019 Annual Luncheon celebrated the Compassionate Action of three local visionaries.
Charter For Compassion
Sign the Charter for Compassion
Compassionate Houston was inspired by the Charter for Compassion. Its principles of treating others with respect; encouraging appreciation of cultural and religious diversity; and cultivating an informed empathy with the suffering of all human beings were our aspirational foundation.
Grow With Us in 2019
Tell us how we can support you and collaborate to grow the compassionate culture of Houston through awareness, education, community, and service.
At the 2019 Spring Luncheon, we will launch programs, opportunities, and service projects that address the main objectives shown below. While we build and prepare to launch, please fill out our surveys by following the links for individuals and partners.
Please fill out our eight question survey and submit blog posts and information about your events and programs for our compassionate community calendar and blog.
Please fill out our six question survey so that we can most effectively connect you with programs, learning opportunities, communities, and service projects that best fit what you are seeking.