November 12, 2010
Big names with big hearts and big voices for kids will gather under a virtual “big tent” when Search Institute hosts the “first of its kind” BigTent Conference in Houston Nov. 18-20 with support from many strategic partners and sponsors.
November 3, 2010
Houston-based Holthouse Foundation For Kids has pledged major support of the inaugural BigTent Conference for youth development as a Chairman Sponsor, the highest level of sponsorship available.
October 1, 2010
Search Institute ( is rallying youth and education advocates to Houston for the “first of its kind” BigTent Conference to equip them with collaborative and effective solutions for implementation when they return to their home base.
August 23, 2010
Public education and positive youth development will be the hot topics as Michael Holthouse, founder of Holthouse Foundation for Kids and nonprofit Prepared 4 Life, speaks at 3 p.m. today on “Growing Up in America,” Children at Risk’s weekly radio show on 90.1 KPFT Pacifica in Houston. Holthouse will join Children at Risk’s Mandi Sheridan Kimball and guest co-host Scott Van Beck with Houston’s A+ Challenge.
August 18, 2010
Holthouse Foundation for Kids will participate as a chairman-level sponsor in the BigTent Conference in Houston Nov. 18 to 20 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More than 3,000 community and business leaders, youth-serving professionals, educators and youth from all over the United States will gather under one “big tent” for this first-of-its kind event.
April 23, 2010
Prepared 4 Life, a nonprofit venture of Holthouse Foundation for Kids, is the newest member of the Youth Entrepreneurship Alliance, a national initiative showing how entrepreneurship education enables students to expand their vision, take hold of opportunities, develop skills and pursue their dreams.
March 23, 2010
On March 24, Michael Holthouse will be honored with the Conn Family Entrepreneurial Leadership Award by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship at Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School.