El Centro is gearing up for its Annual Be Healthy Family Expo/ Back to School Event

About the event 

Residents of the neighborhood and surrounding Greater Houston are invited to spend a full morning of family-friendly fun including refreshments, door prizes, and FREE backpacks, school supplies, and haircuts for elementary aged children. 


El Centro de Corazón – Magnolia Health Center

7037 Capitol St. 

Houston, Texas 77011 


Saturday, August 10, 2019


9 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

How can you help?

El Centro de Corazón’s annual Be Healthy Family Expo/ Back to School Event is only possible through the generosity of businesses, organizations, and people like you. Elementary aged children from local schools in the East End and community families are treated to a fun-filled morning, refreshments, and receive school supplies for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. All proceeds go to the families we help. If you are interested in sponsoring this event or donating school supplies, please contact  Obed Canjura at ocanjura@elcentrochc.org or Cynthia Resendiz at cresendiz@elcentrochc.org

Be Healthy Family Expo Sponsorship Packet

List of needed school supplies:

  • 16 count box of jumbo Crayola crayons
  • Ziploc bags: sandwich, quart, & gallon
  • 24 count Crayons 
  • Number 2 pencils
  • Box of tissues 
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Index Cards
  • Glue sticks
  • Colored pencils
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Composition notebooks
  • Pocket folders
  • Binders
  • Scissors
  • Washable markers
  • Notebook filler paper
  • Construction paper





Thank you to our generous sponsors!