Making Independence Possible

Adults Independent and Motivated

AIM's History


August 2013

Six people visited the Mission Project in Mission KS and witnessed a family cooperative that helps adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities


February 19, 2014

AIM became an official Texas Non-Profit Corporation inspired after the Mission Project in Mission KS


July 14, 2014

AIM announces the goal to have our first participants make the transition to apartment living in January 2015


July 23, 2014

AIM obtains 501(c)(3) status from the IRS with a retroactive date of February 19, 2014


January 10, 2015

First participants (Gracie and Cristina) move into their apartment


December 5, 2015

Alicia moved into her apartment with her dog, Abby

August 6, 2016

Amanda and Rebecca move into their apartment


​October 1, 2017

AIM held it's first community-wide Tutus and Ties Fun Run and raised over $10,000


March 10, 2018

Amy's application was approved and she joined the other AIMers in AIM apartment living