Upcoming Events

Black Tie Gala

We are beyond thrilled to announce our First Annual Black-Tie Gala on November 19, 2022.  We will be welcoming new volunteers to the non-profit at this gala and raising funds for our outreach efforts. 

Clemons Circle of Commerce CDC( Commerce CDC)  mission is  to help citizens in our community with common  concerns we all have  such as  best practices in financial management,  the education well-being of our students,  and  provide valuable information on how we can work together to improve our health and wellness.  We would love to share more information with you on  who we are and what we are doing in our community. 

The event will start at 7:00 p.m. with a silent auction. The event will be held at the Deluxe Theatre in Houston’s 5th Ward Area.  Houston’s  Fifth Ward has just been named as Houston’s newest arts districts and the venue will live up to this distinction.

Tickets $100  per person. 

Saturday, November 19, 2022
7:00 pm – 9:00pm

The DeLuxe Theater
3303 Lyons Ave
Houston, TX 7702

Low Income and Senior Tax Prep

Low Income and Senior Tax Prep

December 23, 2023    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Description: Sessions are every other Saturday. Appointment required to attend. CONTACT US


December 23, 2023    
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Description: Sessions are every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month.

Past Events

Tackling the STAAR Test in the Midst of the Pandemic

This educational panel addressed topics that are critical to enhancing Staar performance on the Texas Education Agency’s Assessment for the 2021-2022 school year. 

Christmas with the Seniors

Commerce CDC board members visited with seniors at three senior facilities in Houston during December to fellowship and share some Christmas goodies. 

Hurricane Readiness Bags

During the month of November 2021, Commerce CDC distributed 150 hurricane/emergency preparedness bags to residents of Fifth Ward and other surrounding communities. The bags include useful information that instructs people on what to do if they are in an emergency, a list of emergency supplies to keep on hand, toiletries, flashlights and emergency preparedness goods.