The Somali Bantu Community of Greater Houston is dedicated to the education and acclimation of the Somali refugees and other immigrants into the American society. Our services are provided by staff with various background, but with the same passion of service and dedication to the mission of our organization.

Somali Bantus began arriving in Houston, Texas in 2003 and our organization was formed in 2005.

Misson Statement
Our mission is to educate, serve, organize and advocate o
n behalf of the Somali Bantus and other refugee immigrant communities and to provide resources and help achieve self-sufficiency for successful integration.


Currently in the Houston, Texas area, there are over 720 Somali Bantu refugees. We currently also partner with the Bhutanese American Association of Houston and other multi-ethnic organizations to ensure that all refugees and immigrants have access to our services.

How We Serve
ESL Classes
Citizenship Classes
Legal Assistance
Immigration Assistance
Healthy Marriage Initiative
Family Wellness
Case Managment
Translation and Interpretation
Business Services and Job Search
Financial Literacy
Women's Empowerment Initiative
After-School Program
Home Ownership Initiative