Bringing about social change
On 30 August 2012 the Queensland Council of Social Service and the Community Centres and Family Support Network Association Queensland hosted "A Conversation with Angela Blanchard".
Angela is President and CEO of Neighborhood Centers Inc. in Houston, Texas. Neighborhood Centers is the largest non-profit in Texas and is ranked in the top 1% of charitable groups in the United States. Angela has more than 25 years of experience in community development and has received many awards for her work, including the National Council of Jewish Women’s Hanna G. Solomon Award for her relentless efforts to bring about social change, and the ARAMARK Building Community Innovation Award. Angela was named one of Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women by Houston Women Magazine.