Their Mission: To bring resources, education, and connection to emerging neighborhoods.

BakerRipley builds vibrant communities to keep Houston a place of opportunity for all who are working for a better life.

Limestone is celebrating their recent success in continuing to serve the community.

Beechnut Relocation

Beechnut Promenade at 13625 Beechnut Street Suite A & B, Houston, TX 77083 will be the new home for the Southwest Workforce Solution career center. The career center will accommodate a staff of 41 associates, (22) Workforce Solution and (19) Vocational Rehabilitation associates. The spacious location will allow Baker Ripley to integrate Vocational Rehabilitation Services into the career office. Vocational Rehabilitation Services will assist eligible people with disabilities in preparing for, obtaining, retaining, or advancing in competitive integrated employment. The Southwest Workforce Solution career center will serve over 550 daily visitors assisting with career planning guidance, job search, training, education opportunities and financial support

 Early Head Start – Rookin Location

Early Head Start is an important part of the Baker-Ripley Community Center in the Gulfton neighborhood of southwest Houston. It is an intimate and vibrant campus that serves as home to just fewer than 300 K-5th grade students. Head Start program provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, parent involvement services to low-income families.

*Services offered at Kingdom Builders and Rookin locations are:

  • Early Head Start (under the age of 3)
  • Head Start (ages 3-5)
  • Child Development
  • Family and Community Engagement
  • Family Wellness
  • Student Support Services
  • Parenting Partners
  • Foster Grandparents

BakerRipley is the first Head Start grantee in Texas to have a center accredited by NAEYC. Kingdom Builders is one of their 2 centers that is NAEYC accredited.

 Locations

Kingdom Builders
Early Head Start Program – 32 Students Served
Head Start Program – 77 Students Served

New Horizon
Early Head Start Program – 56 Students Served
Head Start Program – 96 Students Served

Gulfton Promise
Head Start Program – 56 Students Served

 

FAPO – Arena Towers

BakerRipley relocated their financial aid payment office to Arena Towers at 7324 Southwest Freeway, Suite 1600, Houston TX 77074. The FAPO supports the vendors that provide services such as childcare and training opportunities for individuals improving their education. Just another way BakerRipley is such a pivotal company helping Houston.

NORTHSHORE

The renewal of the Northshore lease allows BakerRipley to continue to serve the Northshore community. Northshore is an industrial community that provides job opportunities to job seekers.

KINGDOM BUILDERS RENEWAL

Head Start program provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, parent involvement services to low-income families.

*Services offered at Kingdom Builders and Rookin locations are:

  • Early Head Start (under the age of 3)
  • Head Start (ages 3-5)
  • Child Development
  • Family and Community Engagement
  • Family Wellness
  • Student Support Services
  • Parenting Partners
  • Foster Grandparents

We are the first Head Start grantee in Texas to have a center accredited by NAEYC. Kingdom Builders is one of our 2 centers that is NAEYC accredited.

Industry: Community Development

Established: February 1907

CEO: Claudia Aguirre

Over 70 Locations

Address:
FAPO: Arena Tower II, 7324 Southwest Freeway, Suite 1600 Houston TX 77011
Northshore: 14355 Wallisville, Houston, TX77049

Website: https://www.bakerripley.org

Savings of 34% of the value of the transaction

Limestone Commercial played a very important role in getting the deal to the finish line. They stuck with it to make sure the deal was done… and done correctly. Everyone displayed great commitment to the Agency.

RENE SOLIS

Chief Program Officer