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

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 Read more about ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Gracyn Davis at the Houston Zoo[…]

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

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 Read more about ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Odis Garrett at the Children’s Museum of Houston[…]

Volunteer Houston Steps Up Disaster Response Program

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 Read more about Volunteer Houston Steps Up Disaster Response Program[…]

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

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 Read more about ExxonMobil CSJP: Intern Spotlight with Cameron Taylor at The Health Museum[…]

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

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. Read more about 15 Outstanding Volunteers Announced at 31st Annual Greater Houston Service Awards[…]

Join the Summer Service Club

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 Read more about Join the Summer Service Club[…]

43 Finalists Announced for Greater Houston Service Awards

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 Read more about 43 Finalists Announced for Greater Houston Service Awards[…]

Call for 2015 ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program Applicants

                                                                                          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 Read more about Call for 2015 ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program Applicants[…]