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VOLUNTEER HOUSTON PARTNERS WITH TWITTER FOR GOOD ON RECORD-SETTING DAY OF SERVICE IN HOUSTON

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON PARTNERS WITH TWITTER FOR GOOD ON RECORD-SETTING DAY OF SERVICE IN HOUSTON

2020-01-20T09:53:30-06:00January 20th, 2020|

Houston (January 20, 2020) – Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries), and the local Points of Light affiliate, partnered with Twitter to manage the largest corporate volunteer project in the company’s history. On January 16, more than 4,000 global Twitter employees volunteered at over 44 project sites across the [...]

GOVERNOR ABBOTT SHOULD REVERSE HIS DECISION ON REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT

2020-01-14T08:34:55-06:00January 14th, 2020|

We at Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston were deeply disappointed to learn on Friday, Jan. 10 that Gov. Greg Abbott will not allow any new refugees to resettle in Texas in 2020-2021. Under the current federal administration, both city, county and state officials must agree to resettle refugees if a city community is to welcome [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES HOSTS LUNCHEON FEATURING TWO WOMEN WHO SAVED LIFE OF WRONGFULLY CONVICTED MAN

2019-11-21T12:07:41-06:00November 21st, 2019|

HOUSTON (November 21, 2019) – On Wednesday, December 4, Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s IMpower group will host a luncheon highlighting Media, Justice and Righting Wrongful Convictions. This thought-provoking event will be held at Interfaith Ministries’ 3303 Main headquarters from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The luncheon will feature speakers Nicole Casarez, Communications Professor at [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON RAISES SIX FIGURES AT 45TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION FEATURING SECRETARY ROBERT GATES

2019-11-15T12:23:31-06:00November 15th, 2019|

HOUSTON (November 15, 2019) – Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries), celebrated its legacy of 45 years of service at an unforgettable anniversary dinner on Wednesday, November 13 at 6 p.m. at Hilton Americas-Houston. This inaugural event raised over $100,000 for the program. The highlight of the evening was [...]

Meals on Wheels joins Subaru of America, Inc. in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

2019-11-14T16:31:08-06:00November 14th, 2019|

Houston, TX (November 14, 2019) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston Meals on Wheels is proud to announce that it will be participating in the 2019 Subaru Share the Love Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America – one of four national Share the Love charitable partners supported through the campaign. From November [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON TO CELEBRATE 45 YEARS OF SERVICE IN HOUSTON AT NOVEMBER 13 EVENT

2019-10-29T11:12:39-05:00October 29th, 2019|

Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries), will celebrate its legacy of 45 years of service at an unforgettable anniversary dinner on Wednesday, November 13 at 6 p.m. at Hilton Americas-Houston, located at 1600 Lamar Street in Houston. Sponsorship opportunities are available from $2,500 to $25,000, with a variety of [...]

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

2019-10-14T09:50:35-05:00October 14th, 2019|

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) and Center for Houston’s Future (CHF) are hosting a discussion on immigration at 5:30 p.m., TODAY, Monday, Oct. 14 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 will feature a screening [...]

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 [...]