Volunteering is an activity that benefits so many people, strengthening a community and building relationships. Though we all get busy in life, we should take the time to help others in need whenever we can. Volunteering is something that many people don’t know can benefit them just as much as it benefits the person or […]
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Donation Town: Helping You Give Back to Those in Need
After the holidays, you may find your closets filled with clothes or other gifts you do not need. Donation Town is an online charity directory developed to connect you with local charities in the area that offer free donation pickups. Your gently used clothing or household items that you aren’t using can find a new home with someone […]
SponsorChange.org: Pay Off Student Loans By Volunteering
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VobeQcwfjR4#t=57 These days, most students graduate from college with some major student loan debt. One study from ProjectonStudentDebt.org showed that 7 out of 10 students graduated with debts that averaged to about $30,000. However, SponsorChange has come up with a creative solution to student debt issues, while netting free volunteer work for organizations and charities […]
Improve the Quality of Lives Using Horses with SIRE!
Are you passionate about horses and helping people? SIRE, Houston Therapeutic Equestrian Center has been giving back to our community in a very special way since 1983. The center boosts the quality of life for people with special needs, using horses to provide therapies and educate the Houston Area. With 3 locations throughout the city, […]
Make a Difference in Our Community One Diaper at a Time
Mothers-to-be often have a list of concerns and things to obtain before their new bundle of joy arrives, and unfortunately the process isn’t easy for everyone. Founded in 2009 by Hope Ewing, The Diaper Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps underprivileged families receive much needed adequate diapering supplies for their children. In addition, this […]
Dive in This Summer with Swim for MS!
Summer time is the perfect time to hit the pool with friends for fun in the sun, and thanks to a great organization you can swim for a great cause. Swim for MS is a unique fundraiser that offers volunteers flexibility and choice in their efforts all across the United States as they raise funds […]
The Women’s Fund, Building Stronger Women for Our Future
Established in 1979, The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Research has been a huge asset to women in our community. The organization offers significant support providing learning opportunities, educational resources and sharing much needed information for success, encouraging women to control over their own bodies and better their health. The Women’s Fund is all […]
HYPE’s Toy Drive for DePelchin Children’s Center
Support Our Veterans with the Paralyzed Veterans of America
Our veterans have put their lives on the line to help protect this beautiful country that we live in and preserve our freedoms. The Texas Chapter Paralyzed Veterans of America (Texas PVA) is a non-profit organization that lets these extraordinary men and women know that we care! Helping veterans, their families and anyone with a disability is […]
Volunteer Houston Celebrates 40 Years!
Volunteer Houston is a non-profit that has serves the Houston community by providing volunteers to other various nonprofit organizations around town. And, this year they are celebrating their 40th anniversary with an amazing event at Discovery Green. The 40th Birthday Celebration and Volunteer Fair is free to attend, with free carnival style food provided to […]