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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO DELIVER HOLIDAY MEALS TO HOMEBOUND SENIORS ON THANKSGIVING DAY

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO DELIVER HOLIDAY MEALS TO HOMEBOUND SENIORS ON THANKSGIVING DAY

2019-10-08T13:02:54-05:00October 8th, 2019|

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) is preparing for one of its biggest Meals on Wheels delivery days of the year: Thanksgiving. This is an annual community-wide event hosted on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon, to help feed homebound seniors in the Greater Houston area and Galveston County. More than [...]

Houston Refugee Consortium Voices Strong Opposition to Drastic Cut in Refugee Admissions

2019-10-01T16:11:06-05:00October 1st, 2019|

HOUSTON – The Houston Refugee Consortium calls on Congress to over-ride the Administration’s plan to drastically cut refugee admissions to the U.S. in the coming fiscal year and restore the number to historic norms by setting a refugee admissions goal of 95,000. In addition to cutting refugee admissions to 18,000 – a historically low number [...]

CENTER FOR HOUSTON’S FUTURE AND INTERFAITH MINISTRIES HOST A DIALOGUE ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF IMMIGRANTS IN GREATER HOUSTON

2019-09-16T17:48:38-05:00September 16th, 2019|

HOUSTON (September 16, 2019) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) and Center for Houston’s Future (CHF) are hosting a discussion on immigration at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17 at Interfaith Ministries, 3303 Main St. in Houston. This is a free event. Toward a New Dialogue on the Role of Immigrants in our Community [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON PARTNERS WITH DOW FOR EMERGE 2019 DAY OF SERVICE PROJECTS THROUGHOUT HOUSTON

2019-09-12T14:21:09-05:00September 12th, 2019|

HOUSTON (September 12, 2019) – Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries), and Dow are partnering on local service projects throughout Houston for Dow’s EMERGE 2019 Day of Service on Friday, September 13. EMERGE is Dow’s annual Employee Resource Group (ERG) conference, bringing together more than 400 employees from 30 [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON TO RAISE FUNDS FOR REFUGEES AT FOR ALL HUMANITY LUNCHEON

2019-09-03T17:21:37-05:00September 3rd, 2019|

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON TO RAISE FUNDS FOR REFUGEES AT FOR ALL HUMANITY LUNCHEON Islamic Relief USA will be honored HOUSTON (Sept. 3, 2019) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) will host its annual For All Humanity Luncheon on Tuesday, October 15, at the Junior League of Houston. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities [...]

NEW COURSE EXPLORES THE DIVERSITY OF RELIGIONS IN HOUSTON

2019-07-17T15:59:17-05:00July 17th, 2019|

HOUSTON (July 17, 2019) – For the past 20 years the Rev. Gregory Han, director of Interfaith Relations and Education at Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston, has built a career at the intersection of religion, education, culture and dialogue. This fall he will share his insights in a new course at The Women’s Institute of [...]

BURTON, HAUS JOIN LEADERSHIP TEAM AT INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON

2019-08-27T14:16:24-05:00July 11th, 2019|

HOUSTON (July 11, 2019) – Jerry Haus have joined the leadership team at Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries).   Jerry Haus has been named Director of Development for Interfaith Ministries. Haus has more than 20 years of fundraising experience, specializing in major gifts. His most recent roles have included Director of Development for [...]

TXU ENERGY HELPS HOUSTON SENIORS “BEAT THE HEAT”

2019-07-11T14:21:19-05:00July 11th, 2019|

Houstonians Asked to Join TXU Energy in Providing Relief to Seniors Served by Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston HOUSTON (July 11, 2019) – With summer temperatures on the rise, TXU Energy is partnering with Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston through a $10,000 donation to support a TXU Energy Beat the Heat fan drive. On Tuesday, [...]

STCL Houston Students Raise Funds and Seniors’ Spirits through Silent Auction Donation to AniMeals on Wheels

2019-06-27T12:56:12-05:00June 27th, 2019|

HOUSTON (June 26, 2019) — Members of the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) student chapter at South Texas College of Law Houston (STCL Houston) recently delivered both support and sustenance to Houston’s senior citizens — and their four-legged family members. Through a silent auction held at the law school, the students raised more than $6,000 [...]

Salemu Alimasi shares his story on Capitol Hill for World Refugee Day

2019-06-24T16:16:03-05:00June 24th, 2019|

Salemu Alimasi, former refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo and our colleague and brother at Interfaith Ministries, joined members of Congress, refugees and faith leaders for the World Refugee Day Capitol Hill Press Conference calling for the renewal of American Leadership on refugee protection, held on Thursday, June 20 in the Kennedy Caucus Room, [...]