About Us

Our vision is to be an oasis of hope and compassion in the Houston community, providing where people can come together regardless of their backgrounds, beliefs, or identities. We strive to empower individuals through education, and open dialogue, promoting empathy and understanding across all divides. Through a shared vision we hope to create a world where all people are seen, heard, and valued for who they are, and where differences are celebrated as opportunities for growth and connection.


At Oasis Center for Intellectual Development, our mission is to facilitate interaction amongst people of all faiths or no faith to come together, share knowledge and ideas, receive counseling, and engage in interfaith and intrafaith dialogue. We aim to promote a sense of community and understanding within the Houston area.

The following services are designed to promote fulfil our mission of personal growth, intellectual development, and community building

Safe Space:

  • At Oasis Center, we strive to create a safe and inclusive space for individuals and organizations to come together and engage in meaningful dialogue. We believe that everyone deserves to feel welcome and respected, regardless of their beliefs, and we work to ensure that our space is free from judgment, discrimination, and intolerance.

Sharing Knowledge and Ideas:

  • Our center provides a platform for individuals to share their knowledge and ideas in a supportive and collaborative environment. We offer a range of educational programs, workshops, and seminars, where participants can engage in intellectual discussions and expand their understanding of various topics.

Counseling Opportunities:

  • We understand that individuals may face personal or emotional challenges, and we offer confidential counseling services to provide support and guidance. Our trained counselors work with individuals to identify and address their unique needs and concerns, offering strategies for personal growth and well-being.

Interfaith and Intrafaith Forums :

  • We believe that meaningful dialogue between individuals of different faiths and beliefs can promote mutual understanding and respect. Our center hosts interfaith and intrafaith forums, where individuals can engage in open and respectful dialogue and gain a deeper appreciation for diverse perspectives.

Community Building:

  • Our center is committed to building a sense of community and fostering meaningful connections between individuals. We offer opportunities for individuals to come together, share their experiences and perspectives, and build relationships that transcend differences.

Media Production Facilities:

  • At Oasis Center, we recognize the power of media to promote understanding and create positive change in our communities. That’s why we offer state-of-the-art media production facilities, including recording studios, video editing suites, and other equipment. These facilities are available to individuals and groups who wish to produce media content that promotes interfaith and intrafaith dialogue, educates the public about diverse perspectives, or shares stories of hope and inspiration. By providing access to these resources, we empower individuals to create meaningful media content that can positively impact our communities and foster greater understanding and connection.