Habitat For Humanity NW Harris County Habitat for Humanity NWHC is an ecumenical nonprofit interfaith ministry bringing the community together to build decent, affordable homes for all people in need. www.habitatnwhc.org/
Susan G. Komen For The Cure We are the world's largest and most progressive grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists. We are a cause without borders and boundaries. by becoming a member, you can make a difference in the lives of women and men, especially those in our community who lack the resources for breast cancer education, screening and treatment. Please join us in our effort in ending this disease. www.komen-houston.org
Houston Food Bank The Houston Food Bank is a private, nonprofit organization that seeks food donations and distributes to local charitable programs. The Houston Food Bank is the largest source of food for hung relief charities in 18 southeast Texas counties. www.houstonfoodbank.org
3811 Eastex Fwy Houston, Texas 77026 (713) 223-3700
DoSomething.org DoSomething.org is one of the largest organizations in the US that helps young people rock causes they care about. A driving force in creating a culture of volunteerism, DoSomethig.org is on track to activate two million young people in 2011. By leveraging the web, television, mobile, and pop culture, DoSomething.org inspires, empowers and celbrates a generation of doers: teenagers who recognize the need to do something, believe in their ability to get it done, and then take action. www.dosomething.org
Boys & Girls Country The Boys and Girls Country provides a warm, loving, family-like Christian atmosphere where children have the opportunity to grow up safe and secure and develop to their full potential. Boys and Girls Country loves volunteers- and we need many! If you have one day a week, or even one to two days a month, and are interested in sharing yourself with our Home and children, do we have a place for you! http://www.boysandgirlsccountry.org
18806 Roberts Road Hockley, Tx 77447 (281) 351-4976
Souper Bowl of Caring Souper Bowl of Caring equips and mobilizes congregations, schools and businesses to positively impact their communities by collecting money or food on or near Super Bowl weekend. 100% of the collections are donated directly to the charity of each group's choice. www.souperbowl.org Group Registration: www.souperbowl.org/profile/new
Volunteers of America Texas Since 1912 our faith-based organization has been serving our Houston neighbors and providing opportunities for individuals and families to improve their life circumstances. We strive to provide highly effective services that empower people to meet their full potential, resotre their hope and their spirit, and rebuild their lives. In all our efforts, we strive to perform our services with deep compassion and respect for those we serve. http://www.voatx.org
Volunteer in Tomball Don't just sit there complaining...do something - volunteer in Tomball! There are tons of ways to get involved with Tomball volunteer opportunities for the causes that mean the most to you, and tons of ways of helping - even if you only have an hour (or less) a month to volunteer. We've centralized the resources for volunteer activism, so get up and get busy. www.americantowns.com/tx/tomball-make-a-difference
Volunteer Houston Volunteer Houston is anonprofit organization dedicated to the development, promotion and support of volunteerism. For more than 35 years, Volunteer Houston has been the city's sole referral service connecting volunteers to a broad spectrum of diverse nonprofit organizations. www.volunteerhouston.org
Associated Catholic Charities Volunteers needed for various programs and special projects. Office aides, childcare volunteers, mentors, office support, translaors, special events/projects, lawn & grounds maintenance, intake volunteers.
P.O. Box 66508 Houston, Tx 77266 (713) 526-4611
Bridgewood Farms Bridgewood Farms serves teens and adults who are mild to moderately intellectually challenged, teaching them various life skills along with receiving classroom instructions and physical exercise. All kinds of volunteers are needed at the farm and thrift shop. www.bridgewoodfarms.org
11680 Rose Road Conroe, Tx 77303 (936) 856-6460
Champion Christian Counseling Support Center Inter-denominational counseling and educational treatment center for kids and adults.Many volunteer options with flexible time commitment.
Citizens for Animal Protection Animal Shelter volunteer - Volunteers are needed to participate in activities at the shelter in west Houston. They will assist with the pet acoption process or help with feeding, cleaning, and grooming of the animals. They can also help by answering phone inquiries and routing calls to appropriate staff. Hours at shelter are weekdays from 11 am to 5:30 pm, Saturday 11am to 5 pm, and Sunday from 1-5 pm.
11925 Katy Freeway Houston, Tx (281) 297-0591
Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital Assignments range from staffing an information booth and working in the gift shop to helping out with clerical functions. Weekday and weekend shifts lasting from three orfour hours can be arranged for daytime or early evening. (281) 897-3186
Destiny's Door College-age women to mentor and help with parenting classes; volunteers to babysit while parents are in classes. www.destinysdoor.net
510 East Main Street Humble, Tx 77338
Global Help Organization Sponsors medical missions to remote and impoverished areas of West Africa, primarily Nigeria. Commitment is a few hours per month.
Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital Numerous volunteer opportunities available, free parking, some uniforms required.
7600 Beechnut Houston, Tx 77024 (713) 456-5180
Mission of Yahweh This is a shelter for women and children. Numerous volunteer opportunities available with flexible commitment. Annual fundraisers/events. There is a need for office help, daycare helpers, and mentors.
10247 Algeirs Houston, Tx 77041 (713) 466-4368
Neighborhood Center, Inc. Numerous volunteer opportunities. Time commitment is flexible. (713) 669-5271
New Horizons Serving citizens with mental retardation and related developmental disabilities, chaperones are needed for social activities, help in resale shop, grounds keping, etc. www.ncnewhorizons.org
18642 US Highway 59 New Caney, Tx 77357 (281) 689-8500
Northwest Assistance Ministries Volunteers needed for meals on Wheels, Food Pantry, Resale Shop. (281) 885-4609
Read This To Me Reading service for blind and low-vision people. The person faxes what he needs read to 1-877-333-8848. The fax must include a cover sheet containing the vlind person's name and number where he/she can be reached. The faxed document can be most anything. A volunteer reader then calls the person and reads the document. www.readthistome.org (877) 333-8847
S.I.R.E., Inc Volunteer "side walkers" are needed to accompany handicapped children in this agency's therapeutic recreation program while they enjoy the thrill of a horseback stroll in a protected environment. Commitment is a couple hours a week on a weekday or Sunday.
Route 2, Box 56 Hockley, Tx 77377 (281) 356-7588
Special Pals Animal shelter volunteer - Help with grooming and exercising the animals. Help with pet adoption process or general office overage. Orientation for volunteers is held the last Saturday of each month. Shelter is open 7 days a week. Commitment of 4 hours a week.
TOMAGWA Ministries Medical Clinic This is a medical clinic which provides medical care for lowincome families. Opportunities available for spanish speaking interpreters, people to help answer the phone, people who can greet at the front desk and help patients get signed in. Volunteer nurses and staff are also needed. www.tomagwa.org
13414 Medical Complex Drive, Suite 1 Tomball, Tx 77375 (281) 357-0747
Tomball Museum Volunteers needed Thursday 10 am - 2 pm and Sundays 2-4 pm. Closed holidays. Volunteers are needed to take tour groups of children/adults through the museum complex. Commitment time is flexible.
510 North Pine Tomball, Tx 77375 (281) 255-2148
United Way Foundation Numerous volunteer opportunities through United Way. Flexible commitment.
P.O. Box 924507 Houston, Tx 77292 (713) 685-2300
YMCA - Cypress Creek Numerous volunteer opportunities available with flexible commitments.
19915 SH 249 Houston, Tx 77070 (281) 517-3752
YMCA - G.I.R.L.S. Volunteers will participate in an after school program designed to enhance the self-esteem and acadmic success of middle school level girls. Commitment is 1.5 hours/week after school.
YMCA - Magnolia/Tomball Area Numerous volunteer opportunities doing a variety of different things. Flexible commitment.
36725 Fm 1774 Magnolia, Tx 77355 (281) 356-4077
Rosehill Elementary Rosehill Elementary has volunteer opportunitites available for LSC-Tomball students. Volunteer jobs range from reading in classrooms to tutoring. LSC-Tomball students have continuously volunteered at Rosehill Elementary over the years making LSC-Tomball a great partner school with Rosehill Elementary.