Volunteer Houston offers a web-based tool for nonprofits, schools, government offices and volunteers to autonomously post and respond to volunteer opportunities in the greater Houston area and Gulf Coast region of Texas. We also offer local programming for volunteers, training and networking for nonprofit leaders and Corporate Social Responsibility project management services for companies.

MISSION | Connect individuals, groups and companies with nonprofit agencies to transform the greater Houston community for good through volunteerism.

Volunteer Houston is the Points of Light affiliate in Houston. Points of Light is the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. They mobilize millions of people to take action that is changing the world through affiliates in 250 cities across 37 countries and partnerships with thousands of non-profits and corporations. Points of Light engages 5 million volunteers in 20 million hours of service each year.

Volunteer Houston is the Points of Light affiliate in Houston. Points of Light is the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. They mobilize millions of people to take action that is changing the world through affiliates in 250 cities across 37 countries and partnerships with thousands of non-profits and corporations. Points of Light engages 5 million volunteers in 20 million hours of service each year.

Meet Our Team

Brooke Parkinson, CNP
Brooke Parkinson, CNPDirector of Volunteer Houston
Gayla Wilson
Gayla WilsonProgram Manager
Kia Gutter
Kia GutterMember Services Coordinator

Our Service Area

1 Austin County
2 Brazoria County
3 Brazos County
4 Chambers County
5 Colorado County
6 Fort Bend County
7 Galveston County
8 Harris County
9 Liberty County
10 Matagorda County
11 Montgomery County
12 Waller County
13 Wharton County