Our Programs Have Begun

Programs are in full swing and we are excited!! Thanks to your support, we are serving 332 students in our Reading Intervention program in 9 HISD elementary schools throughout Houston, …

Bruce Elementary Back to School Bash

This past Friday, Making It Better attended Bruce Elementary’s “Back to School Bash” to help prepare students for the new school year. With a portion of the donations received through …

We’ve Got Your Back

First and foremost, we hope that you and yours are safe and dry, have electricity and are being lifted up by the amazing acts of kindness and generosity being displayed …

Celebrating Kelly Bukolt

Dear Friends, It is with incredible gratitude mixed with sadness that I announce a major change in our staff.  June 1st will be Kelly Bukolt’s last day with Making It …

Celebrating our employees in may

I am often asked what makes Making It Better successful and different from all the rest.  Without hesitation I reply, “Our employees are absolutely the best!” There is not one …

Celebrating our volunteers in April

Throughout the month of March we celebrated Read Aloud Month at 9 HISD schools with 774 1st and 2nd grade students. Read Aloud Month is a national campaign focused on spending …

4th Annual Guild Luncheon 2017

Thanks to the 300+ attendees who joined us at our 4th Annual Guild Luncheon and had the pleasure of hearing from Key Note Speaker, Juliet Stipeche, Education Director, City of …

Celebrating Our Donors in February

We are so grateful to the 2,200 dedicated donors who over the last 10 years have donated almost $5,000,000, allowing us to serve over 10,000 kids in 13 schools and 12 …