New Light Christian Center Church has realized one of its community outreach goals to provide safe, affordable and sanitary housing for low-income, elderly citizens. New Light Pastors I. V. and Bridget Hilliard will host a grand opening, tour, and ribbon cutting ceremony for Faith Village on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2007, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Faith Village is located at 1580 Greensmark Drive. Following the ribbon cutting, city officials will make remarks in the main sanctuary located at 1535 Greensmark Drive. The tour will begin at 11 a.m. The event is open to the public.
Faith Village, a 71-unit multi-family housing development, offers one-bedroom apartments with a number of interior and community amenities. Handicap accessible apartments are available.
Faith Village was funded through a grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the city of Houston. A representative will be available on site to accept applications and answer questions. The Faith Village contact number is 281.874.1191.