Host A Drive

Know how to plan a party? Then you have the organizational skills needed to host a collection drive to help Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s (IM) many clients.

Drives can be held anywhere. Businesses. Houses of worship. Schools.

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” — Anne Frank, Diary of a Young Girl

On this page you can access helpful kits for hosting successful drives, including wish lists and posters.

All of these drives make for great family opportunities.

Meals on Wheels Holiday Gift Bag Drive

What:  Collect individual items for senior gift bags distributed each December and/or assemble completed gift bags containing the following:

  • TWO Toiletries:
    • Shampoo & Conditioner
    • Body Soap & Body Lotion
    • Mouthwash & Toothpaste OR Toothbrush
  • ONE Winter Item:
    • Blanket
    • Scarf
    • Socks
  • ONE Fun Item:
    • Crossword Puzzle Book
    • Word Search Book
    • Jigsaw Puzzle
  • Holiday Greeting Card
Meals on Wheels Holiday Gift Bag Drive Kit (.zip)
  • Customizable MOW Holiday Gift Bag Drive Poster (PDF)
  • MOW Information Sheet (PDF)
  • Story of MOW Senior #1 (PDF)
  • Story of MOW Senior #2 (PDF)                      

aniMeals on Wheels Pet Food Drive

What:  Collect dog and cat food for donation to aniMeals

Items needed:  Dog and cat food (both wet and dry), as well as treats, toys, cat litter, and pet beds

aniMeals Pet Food Drive Kit (.zip)
  • Customizable Pet Food Drive Poster (PDF)
  • Customizable Pet Food Drive Tracker (PDF)
  • aMOW Information Sheet
  • Story of  aMOW Senior and Pet #1 (PDF)
  • Story of aMOW Senior and Pet #2 (PDF)
  • 50 gallon bin (optional) (please contact Volunteer Services if needed)

Refugee Services Drive

What:  Collect household and clothing items for our refugees

Items needed:  Clothing items for adults and children, furniture, basic house wares such as dishes, pots and pans, towels, sheets, shower curtains, and other supplies

Refugee Services Drive Kit (.zip)
  • Customizable Refugee Services Clothing Drive Poster (PDF)
  • Customizable Refugee Services Tracker (PDF)
  • Refugee Services Information Sheet (PDF)
  • Story of Refugee #1 (PDF)
  • Story of Refugee #2 (PDF)

To host a drive, please contact Hannah Weier at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 713-533-4948.

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