Ashley Ruiz Interview
Ashley Ruiz, a Houston native, and community activist takes a moment to open up with Tha Pipeline Podnas about her passion for community, growth and development through her latest project at the historical Louis and Elnora White Grocery Store. Ms. Ruiz hails from the area of the historic Fifth Ward known as Denver Harbor. After acquiring a major historical landmark on the corner of Lyons and Benson in Fifth ward which was known as the Louis White grocery store, the URBAN ENGAGED SOCIAL leader has committed herself to appropriating time energy and funding into helping renovating the space and making it available to give other nonprofits access to space that will better allow them to serve the community. The need for the people to understand that this historical landmark and the story that powers it is deserving to be highlighted is of great importance to Ms. Ruiz and her mission is full steam ahead.