BakerRipley Pasadena Campus
Pasadena, TX 77504
Phone: (713) 944-9186
Since 1968, the Pasadena Campus has been a trusted resource for residents of southeast Harris County.
In 2021 the campus underwent a major renovation, doubling its size and ushering in a new era of services. Today, the BakerRipley Pasadena Campus offers training and support for entrepreneurs, an Immigration and Citizenship office, adult education, job training and more.
Programs & Services
The BakerRipley Pasadena Campus offers many programs and services. If you would like to discover and get connected with the programs and services that can benefit you, there is a Community Resource Specialist onsite for your convenience every day at Pasadena. Our services include:
BakerRipley’s Civic Engagement program has an array of services helping Neighbors learn how to become a:
The Digital Skills program helps you access information and resources on a computer or mobile device. Your confidence and understanding of technology-based skills will set you up for success. To learn more or sign up for Digital Skills classes send us a message.
Entrepreneur Connection at BakerRipley provides education, resources, and access to capital for anyone who is an aspiring entrepreneur or has an existing business. The program offers classes, business coaching, networking events, and a host of other services to help small businesses launch, grow, and thrive.
BakerRipley’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program offers more than just language learning. It equips you with the necessary knowledge and abilities to thrive in the United States and make meaningful contributions to your community. The program caters to learners of all levels of English proficiency, from beginners to advanced.
BakerRipley offers GED Classes that serve as a High School Equivalency (HSE) program, providing educational assistance to Neighbors without a high school diploma. These classes are open to everyone, free of charge. Our GED classes cover a range of subjects including reading, language arts, math, science, and social studies, to help prepare individuals to pass the GED test and achieve their educational goals.
The Immigration and Citizenship program at BakerRipley partners with immigrant communities to support a continuum of legal and social work services that help Neighbors learn, earn, belong and be well—including education and outreach, citizenship classes, legal assistance, social services, and referrals to other BakerRipley services.
BakerRipley’s Neighborhood Tax Centers operate the largest local IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program that helps taxpayers maximize their refunds by offering FREE, quality tax preparation services for individuals and families who make less than $58,000 per year.
Available at our Pasadena location on Wednesdays from 10:00am-5:00pm.
BakerRipley’s Utility Assistance Program is designed to meet your immediate needs by providing financial support for your utilities. We are currently only accepting applications for water bill payment assistance.
Give us a call to request utility assistance at our Pasadena location.
The Pasadena Community Center offers a wide variety of classes for children and adults. Subjects have included Line Dancing, Piano, Soccer, Basketball, Computer Basics, STEM, Pinata, Sewing, Music Appreciation and more!
The Fall 2023 semester runs from September 5 through December 9. Membership is required and space is limited. Contact us to learn more or to register for upcoming sessions.
Schedule & Events
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Community Center Memberships
BakerRipley Community Centers offer family and individual memberships. Membership provides access to a wide variety of classes and experiences.
The BakerRipley campuses offer numerous spaces available for rent, including a large gym/reunion hall, small and medium classrooms, and outdoor space at Alexander Park.
Free parking, tables, chairs, and guest wifi are included with your rental and members of BakerRipley Community Centers receive a discount when renting any of our facilities. To check available space, dates, and pricing for your gathering, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information or to become a member of the BakerRipley Pasadena Campus, please contact our team at (713) 944-9186.
We look forward to welcoming you soon!