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INTERFAITH MINISTRIES SHORT ON FOOD FOR SENIORS’ DOGS

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES SHORT ON FOOD FOR SENIORS’ DOGS

December 6th, 2016|

HOUSTON  (December 6, 2016) - Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) is asking the public’s help to fill its nearly empty shelves of dog food needed to feed homebound seniors’ pups. IM’s aniMeals on Wheels program was founded so seniors on its Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston program would not feel compelled to share [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES’ “FOR ALL HUMANITY LUNCHEON” SETS FUNDRAISING RECORD

November 23rd, 2016|

HOUSTON (Nov. 22, 2016) - -  Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s (IM) 2016 “For All Humanity Luncheon” raised a record amount for IM’s valuable programming, including  refugee resettlement. Close to 400 guests attended the Nov. 17 luncheon, which raised more than $220,000, nearly a 70 percent increase from last year’s luncheon. “It is gratifying to [...]

MEDIA ALERT: 2,000 VOLUNTEERS TO DELIVER THANKSGIVING MEALS TO SENIORS

November 17th, 2016|

WHO: Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston and Harris County Area Agency on Aging WHEN: 9 A.M. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 WHERE: First Presbyterian Church parking lot at 5300 Main St. Houston, TX 77004 WHAT: Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) volunteers, in conjunction with Harris County Area Agency on Aging, are delivering more than 4,000 [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES TO HOST ANNUAL FOR ALL HUMANITY

September 29th, 2016|

HOUSTON (September 27, 2016) - Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s (IM) For All Humanity Luncheon (FAH), a celebration of the rich cultural and ethnic diversity that makes Houston such a vibrant community, will be held Thursday, November 17, 2016. IM is honored to recognize community leaders Farid and Asha Virani at this year’s luncheon. Farid [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES CONTINUES ITS

September 21st, 2016|

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES CONTINUES ITS  MISSION TO RESETTLE REFUGEES HOUSTON (September 21, 2016) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) is committed to serving refugees despite the State of Texas’ decision to withdraw from its participation in the federal refugee resettlement program. “We are working closely with other resettlement agencies, both locally and nationally, and looking [...]

HOUSTON ENDOWMENT INC. AWARDS $200,000 GRANT TO INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON

August 26th, 2016|

HOUSTON (August 26, 2016) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) is pleased to announce it’s been awarded a $200,000 grant from Houston Endowment Inc. The grant is for general operating support for IM’s many programs including Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston, refugee resettlement and interfaith relations. It will also help launch IM’s Respect [...]

Interfaith Ministries To Host Annual For All Humanity Luncheon

August 15th, 2016|

WHAT: Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) For All Humanity Luncheon. WHEN: 11:30 a.m. Thursday, November 17, 2016 WHERE: Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel, 2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056 BACKGROUND: IM’s For All Humanity Luncheon celebrates the rich cultural and ethnic diversity that makes Houston such a vibrant community. Proceeds from the luncheon [...]

IM HONORED TO RECEIVE GRANT FROM SHELL FOR STORM MEAL PROGRAM BENEFITING MEALS ON WHEELS SENIORS

May 25th, 2016|

HOUSTON (April 29, 2016) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) is deeply honored to receive funding from Shell for storm meals and bottled water for homebound seniors. These meals will be delivered May 21, to the 4,000 Meals on Wheels seniors as part of IM’s Operation IMpact program. Shell is providing support through benefit-in-kind, [...]

PHOTO OP: INTERFAITH MINISTRIES DELIVERING 4,000 STORM MEALS TO HOMEBOUND SENIORS SATURDAY

May 25th, 2016|

WHAT:  Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM), with the help from 850 volunteers, will be delivering self-stable meal boxes to IM’s 4,000 homebound seniors. These meals can be kept on-hand when inclement weather prevents IM from delivering its meal service. Volunteers will also be delivering a case of water to seniors and a hurricane disaster [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON HONORS LILY AND CHARLES FOSTER

May 25th, 2016|

HOUSTON (May 11, 2016) - Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) was pleased to honor Lily and Charles Foster at its eighth annual Tapestry Gala, held May 5, 2016.  More than $560,000 was generated by the festive evening, which celebrated Houston's great diversity in cultures, ethnicities and faith traditions. Close to 600 guests were on hand at [...]