OUR VOLUNTEERING ACTIVITIES
We partner with local organizations to offer monthly opportunities to engage in volunteering activities
Project #1: Winter Holiday Program
When: November 13 until December 11
What and where: We will be collecting the following items new or fairly used: jackets, coats, blankets, socks, warm hats and scarves.
We will be collecting them on Sundays before or after our Studies.
Project #2: Volunteer at the Houston Food Bank
When: Saturday, December 10
Time and Duration: 1:00pm to 4pm (arrive 15 mins prior)
Where: 535 Portwall St. Houston, TX. 77029
How: Adults need to register on this link here.
Minors do not have to register but they will need to bring this form here filled by one of the parents.
If this is your first time volunteering at the Houston Food Bank, you will need to create a profile online.
All staff, volunteers and visitors who can provide proof of vaccination will NOT be required to wear masks while inside our facilities. All others must continue to wear a mask (please bring your own.)
Volunteers MUST be at least 6 years old and supervised by parent or guardian throughout the shift.
CLOSED-TOE SHOES REQUIRED - casual dress, long pants (preferred), t-shirt with sleeves. Bring work gloves if desired.
If you need more information, please contact Claudia: firstname.lastname@example.org
Project #3: Donate items for our Kitchen
If you would like to donate an item to be sold at our Kitchen, on Sundays, after our Public Meetings.
All items donated, sweet or salty, must be served on To-Go containers.
Any questions please contact: email@example.com
A few other ideas for drop off Donations and/or Volunteering:
Location: You can sign up to donate blood on a location close to you:
Schedule an appointment at your own convenience on a Neighborhood Donor Centers and make a blood donation that will change lives.
Rosenberg Richmond Helping Hands (RRHH)
Location: 902 Collins Road, Richmond, TX 77469, Phone: (281) 232-4904
Donations must be delivered from 9:30 a.m. – 1:300 p.m., Monday through Thursday at the location above. They accept all food, clothing (gently used without rips, tears or stains) and hygiene products. Other donations to consider include: New socks, diapers, depends and new undergarments. Men's clothing and shoes are items that they always have a great need for. RRHH have a clothing closet and a pantry to assist those in need. They are able to choose 5-8 outfits per person from the clothing closet without charge. Helping Hands endeavors to provide new undergarments, socks and diapers for each person in need.
Volunteers are needed Monday thru Thursday from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
An application must be filled: https://roserichhelpinghands.org/?page_id=2047
They need volunteers in the Food Pantry, Clothing Closet and as Case Workers.
Location: 1135 Highway 90A, Missouri City, TX 77489, Phone: (281) 261-9199
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Thursday between 10:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the location above. Second Mile has a Wish List for the most needed items. Please visit their website to check the current list
You must fill out the Volunteer Application (on the Sign-Up Genius link above) and take with you on the day of the Volunteering. They need help on the Food Pantry/ Warehouse and with Events.
Interfaith of the Woodlands
Location: 4242 Interfaith Way, The Woodlands TX 77381, Phone: (281) 367-1230
Donations – Food Pantry
Donations may be dropped off at Interfaith of The Woodlands on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9am–4pm
Donations – Hang Me Up Shop (Resale Store)
Donations are accepted Monday – Saturday from 10am – 4pm at the Hand Me Up Shop (536 Sawdust Rd, Spring, TX 77380). Items that you can donate: gently used, quality clothing for the entire family, boutique items, books, toys, houseware items, furniture and home décor in good condition. All proceeds generated from the shop benefit Interfaith Programs and Services.
They currently have many options from working at the Hang Me Up store to Family and Senior Services. If you are interested send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
MAM – Memorial Assistance Ministries
Location: 1625 Blalock Road, Houston, TX 77080, Phone: (713) 468-4516
Donations for the Resale Shop
The donation center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00am - 4:00pm. Donations must be in resalable condition and delivered in boxes, bags, containers or hangers that do not need to be returned to the donor. Any questions? Email: email@example.com
Take a look at the Volunteer Opportunities on the link above, to help you choose how you'd like to help.
Contact the Volunteer Recruiter by phone or email at (713) 574-7540 or MAMVolunteers@mamhouston.org to schedule an appointment for a brief meeting and tour.
Complete a volunteer application: https://www.mamhouston.org/howtovolunteer
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