The University of Houston’s Third Ward Initiative hosted its Third Ward Schools Appreciation Breakfast, honoring leaders of the six area schools in which the initiative has partnered and provided services for. These schools are Blackshear, Foster, Hartsfield and Thompson elementary schools, Cullen Middle School and Yates High School. The event also featured table discussions on ways the initiative could better serve the represented schools. Attendees included Dr. Elwyn Lee, Wayne Luckett, Dr. Anne McClellan, Dr. Robert McPherson, Alicia Lewis, Jenita Boleware, Traci Lightfoot, Tanya Edwards, Johnetta Earnest, Travis Johnson, Kimberly Daniels, Cheryl Creuzot, Jevaugh Sterling, Helen Shaffer and more.