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Great Day Houston

2015-11-09T14:56:31+00:00 November 9th, 2015|

Listen to Volunteer Houston as we talk about how to get involved and connect with your passions.

ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Gracyn Davis at the Houston Zoo

2015-07-16T23:40:45+00:00 July 16th, 2015|

Managed by Volunteer Houston, the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program provides a $2,750 grant to 70 nonprofit agencies to hire exceptionally qualified full-time college interns for 8 weeks during the summer to provide essential services to the community. Name: Gracyn Davis Excelsior College The Houston Zoo Zookeeper Intern www.houstonzoo.org What is the Houston Zoo's mission? As stated [...]

ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Odis Garrett at the Children’s Museum of Houston

2015-07-07T17:02:18+00:00 July 7th, 2015|

Managed by Volunteer Houston, the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program provides a $2,750 grant to 70 nonprofit agencies to hire exceptionally qualified full-time college interns for 8 weeks during the summer to provide essential services to the community. Name: Odis Garrett II The University of St. Thomas The Children’s Museum of Houston Education Intern www.cmhouston.org The [...]

Volunteer Houston Steps Up Disaster Response Program

2015-06-25T10:57:35+00:00 June 25th, 2015|

In light of the recent Texas flooding, we want to take the opportunity to tell you a little bit more about one of our amazing programs: Disaster Preparedness and Recovery.  In the wake of the flood, Volunteer Houston moved our website into disaster response mode, turning off a large portion of our functionality to focus [...]

ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Cameron Taylor at The Health Museum

2015-06-15T13:42:26+00:00 June 15th, 2015|

Managed by Volunteer Houston, the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program provides a $2,750 grant to 70 nonprofit agencies to hire exceptionally qualified full-time college interns for 8 weeks during the summer to provide essential services to the community. Name: Cameron Taylor The University of Texas at Austin The Health Museum Youth Volunteer Coordinator www.thehealthmuseum.org What is [...]

15 Outstanding Volunteers Announced at 31st Annual Greater Houston Service Awards

2015-05-27T11:29:43+00:00 May 27th, 2015|

HOUSTON (May 21, 2015) -- On Friday, May 15, 2015, Volunteer Houston announced 15 volunteer winners at its annual Greater Houston Service Awards. The event, hosted by Greg Hurst and Melanie Lawson, brought out Houston's philanthropic and volunteering all-stars including Neil Bush, Michael Cordua, event co-chairs, Dr. Bill Flores and Dr. Noel Bezette-Flores, among others. [...]

Join the Summer Service Club

2015-04-01T13:35:51+00:00 April 1st, 2015|

2014 Summer Service Club Program Take a journey in volunteering this summer… Volunteer Houston invites students ages 13-18 to join the Summer Service Club and complete community service projects at numerous Houston area nonprofit agencies from June to August. Youth – friendly projects ranging in focus from volunteering with animals to making lunches for youth are supervised on site by Volunteer Houston staff [...]

43 Finalists Announced for Greater Houston Service Awards

2015-03-25T10:36:33+00:00 March 25th, 2015|

HOUSTON (March 25, 2015) -- When there is a call to serve, Houstonians step into action--often not receiving anything but the satisfaction of knowing they have helped their community.  As a way to honor those individuals, Volunteer Houston has organized the Greater Houston Service Awards for 31 years and recently announced the 43 finalists in [...]

Call for 2015 ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program Applicants

2015-02-24T09:13:18+00:00 February 24th, 2015|

                                                                                          NEWS RELEASE Houston-area nonprofits seek college students to apply for sought-after jobs Students will compete for top internships with the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program HOUSTON (February 24, 2015) – Dozens of nonprofit organizations across the Greater Houston area are hiring college students. Talented students looking for paid work experience and [...]