The Future Beyond Charity is a registered 501(c)(3) organization that was founded in September 2018.

Our Vision

To become the leading nonprofit organization in providing life transforming educational, personal, and professional development services to empower refugees and immigrants in the Houston area.

Our Mission

We offer newcomers educational services to help them take responsibility for their future and escape the bonds of poverty and hopelessness. We provide academic and language education and life skills training in a caring environment that will empower them to successfully move into the mainstream of society.

Our Values

OUR PROGRAMS

We believe all children can embrace who they are, define their future and can change the world.

We are very proud of The Future Beyond Charity’s Founder and CEO Ms.Maisaa Zaza on this day, it’s all because of your determination and a good attitude. This optimistic view will always be your friend and take you to your destination. Congratulations for wining The President’s Volunteer Service Award

Our Team

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Maisaa Zaza

Founder / CEO / Chairwoman
  • Nonprofit professional with 5 years experience with a major resettlement nonprofit
  • About 15 years of experience in healthcare management
  • Strong reputation in fund raising with a large network of donors & volunteers
  • Knowledge of new comer community, highly recognized for dedication
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Roy Koussayer

Board Chair
  • Nonprofit, business development and product sourcing 
  • Marketing strategies, customer service operational standards, and continuous improvement programs
  • Experience in budget plans
  • Donor, volunteer, and contributor to multiple nonprofit organizations
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Hind Farag

Co-Founder
  • Strategic leadership coach & consultant
  • Over 20 years of experience of providing B2B consulting and advisory services, mostly in the global energy industry
  • Strong leadership and stakeholder engagement track record
  • Donor, volunteer, contributor to multiple nonprofit efforts
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Nadine Sheta

Board Member
  • Nadine Sheta is an immigration lawyer based in Houston, Texas. After graduating South Texas College of Law, Ms. Sheta founded NS Law Firm to help people achieve their immigration goals. Her practice focuses on family-based adjustments, business immigration, and humanitarian assistance such as asylum and humanitarian parole. Ms.Sheta was born in Egypt and speaks fluent Arabic.
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Christian Longue

Treasure
  • Christian is a dual graduate in Accounting and Finance and a Program Management, with a growing passion for mental health.

Christian’s involvement grew in 2008 after the realization that profit making organizations were not a good fit. His passion started in Cameroon, Africa where he lived almost all his life. He moved to the USA as a refugee and continued putting his expertise to non profit organizations  and local government.

“Try to be a Rainbow is someone’s Cloud” (M.A.) Motivates Chritian’s passion for service and charity.
 
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Rasha Shammaa

Board Advisory Member
  • Rasha is an event manager and consultant with over a decade of experience in the hospitality and healthcare industries
  • She has been helping refugees and immigrants in Houston for 5 years.
  • Educated in the Middle East and US, Rasha received a BA in graphic design from Rutgers University
  • When she’s not working Rasha enjoys art, music and Nutella. She’s also a proud mom of 3 energetic boys
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Mehwish Aejaz

Board Advisory Member
  • Mahawish is Currently working at Wolters Kluwer, ELM Solutions in Houston, Texas as a Program Manager, Engineering Department, and has been with the company 13 years

  • Mahawish is a mother of three and loves exercising when she can get away
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Nina Kenney

Board Advisory Member
  • Nina looks forward to sharing her 19 years of teaching including focus on language arts, English to international students, and social skills with our new friends from around the world

  • Nina enjoys traveling, collecting architectural objects from old buildings, and relishes most of all outings in nature with her family
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Rasha Shammaa

Board Advisory Member
  • Rasha is an event manager and consultant with over a decade of experience in the hospitality and healthcare industries
  • She has been helping refugees and immigrants in Houston for 5 years.
  • Educated in the Middle East and US, Rasha received a BA in graphic design from Rutgers University
  • When she’s not working Rasha enjoys art, music and Nutella. She’s also a proud mom of 3 energetic boys