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Approved Service Organizations

  • Any Northland officially promoted opportunity
  • Babysitting – Students may babysit (at no charge) for a single parent family, a  family where the child or parent has a physical disability, etc., ONLY.
  • Bear Creek Assistance Ministries (BCAM – Impact for Life)
    Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, 16209 Keith Harrow Blvd., 77084, 281-855-0014
  • Big Brothers and Big Sisters 
    Contact: Susan Kennedy, 713-271-5683 X112
  • Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Greater Houston (Spring Branch Unit) 
    Contact: Trulia Harvey, 8575 Pitner, Houston, 77080, 713-868-3426
  • Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts of America
  • Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Greater Houston (Spring Branch Unit) 
    Contact: Trulia Harvey, 8575 Pitner, Houston, 77080, 713-868-3426
  • Brookwood Community 
    Contact: Vivian Shudde, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, 77423, 281-375-2240 Restrictions: High school senior or 18 years of age to work at Brookshire facility; no restriction at retail facility, 8603 Westheimer, Houston, 77063
  • Buckner – Shoes for Orphan Souls
  • Car Wash (Donations given to pre-approved charity)
  • Carnivals/Festivals - if funds raised benefit community or underprivileged groups (not a particular church)
  • Casa de Esperanza 
    Contact: Lupe Aranda, 1407 Wichita, Houston, 77004, 713-529-0639
    Restriction: Must be 18 years or older to work at facility
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Christian Alliance 
    Contact: Fran Stokely, 4401 Rice Drier Road, Pearland, 77581, 281-412-2285
  • Christian Community Service Center 
    Contact: Clare Bruce (Resource Development Coordinator), 3230 Mercer,
    Houston, 77027, 713-961-3993 X211
  • Church Resale/Thrift Shops; Church Mission Trips/ Camp Leadership
  • Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP) 
    Contact: Candee Best, 11925 Katy Freeway, Houston, 77079, 281-497-0591
    Restriction: Volunteers 15 years of age or younger must be accompanied by parent
  • DePelchin Children’s Center 
    Contact: Za’ndra Jackson (Volunteer Services), 4950 Memorial Dr., Houston, 77007, 713-802-7792 or go to website at www.depelchin.org
  • Election Precinct Volunteer
  • Faith in Action (sponsored by Chapelwood United Methodist Church) 
    Contact: Judy Jones, 11140 Greenbay St., Houston, 77024, 713-465-3467
  • Fifth Ward Pregnancy Health Center 
    Contact: Sylvia Johnson, 743 Shotwell, Houston, 77020, 713-675-1819 X2800 or 3636 San Jacinto, Houston, 77004, 713-899-1739
  • Forge for Families (formerly Inner City Youth) 
    Contact: Sheila Couisnard, 713-664-5054 X314, 3150 Yellowstone, Houston, 77054
  • Fun Runs for pre-approved charities
  • Giving Gown Foundation - 
  • Teens are needed to help with work days, dress drives, set up and breakdown of Boutique Days. More Information can also be found at http://www.givinggown.org/. 
  • Goodwill - work at any store 
    Contact: Katherine, 10795 Hammerly, Houston, 77043, 713-692-6221
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Harbor Lights – Salvation Army 
    Contact: Tina Chick, 2407 North Main, Houston, 77009, 713-224-2875
  • Homeless Shelters
  • Hospital Volunteer
  • Houston Arboretum and Nature Center 
    Contact: Lori Hutson, 4501 Woodway Dr., Houston, 77056, 713-681-8433
  • Houston Food Bank 
    Contact: Raquel Phillips (Volunteer Assistant), 3811 Eastex Freeway, Houston, 77026, 713-223-3700
  • Houston Junior Forum Resale Shop 
    Contact: Eva Muniz, 1815 Rutland St., Houston, 77008, 713-868-6970
  • Inner City Youth (Forge for Families – New Name) 
    Contact: Sheila Couisnard, 3150 Yellowstone, Houston, 77054, 713-664-5054 X314
  • Interfaith Ministries 
    Contact: Tiffany Harris, 3217 Montrose, Houston, 77006, 713-533-4900
  • Katy Christian Ministries Resale Shop 
    Contact: Sandy Haltom, 510 S. Mason Rd., Katy, 77450
  • Keep Texas/America Beautiful
  • Key Club approved projects
  • K-Kids (Kiwanis sponsored) 
    Contact: Tammy Heinrich, 6303 Kury Lane, Houston, 77008, 713-880-4843
  • Loaves and Fishes Soup Kitchen (Magnificat House) 
    Contact: Billy Shepherd, 2009 Congress, Houston, 77002, 713-224-1373
  • Make-a-Wish Foundation
  • Manna Thrift Store 
    Contact: Marie, 1806 W. 43rd St., Houston, 77018, 713-686-6440
  • Medical Bridges 
    Contact: Jessica Sedeno, 2706 Magnet Street, Houston, 77054, 713-748-8131
  • Memorial Assistance Ministries 
    1625 Blalock, Houston, 77055, 713-468-4516 X108 or X112
  • Mission of Yahweh 
    Contact: Betty Godso, 10247 Algiers, Houston, 77041, 713-466-4368 or 8151 Long Point, Houston, 77055
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
    Contact: Catherine Kirkwood, Volunteer Coordinator, 5615 Kirby Drive, Suite 500, Houston, Texas 77005, 713-522-3941 (Office), 832-485-4445 (Fax), ckirkwood@mdausa.org (Email), www.mda.org
  • National Charity League
  • National Honor Society approved projects
  • Neighborhood Parks - picking up trash
  • Neighbors - mowing lawn of elderly or disabled individual; helping elderly or disabled individual move to new home, etc.
  • Northwest Assistance Ministries 
    Contact: NAM's Volunteer Coordinator (volunteer@namonline.org), 15555 Kuykendahl, Houston, 77090, 281-885-4604
  • Nursing or Retirement Homes
  • Open Door Mission 
    Contact: Charles Rucker, 5803 Harrisburg, Houston, 77011, 713-921-7520
  • Open Interdependence 
    Contact: http://www.oidelivers.org
  • Project CURE 
    10250 Westheimer, Houston, 77042, 832-251-2489 
    Restriction: If under 18, must have liability form filled out and signed by parent (go to www.projectcure.org for forms and information)
  • Ronald McDonald House 
    Contact: Katherine, 1907 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, 77030, 713-795-3593
  • Salvation Army - work at any store 
    10116 Hammerly Blvd., Houston, 77080, 713-722-9093
  • Samaritan’s Purse
  • Second Blessing (West Houston Assistance Ministries) 
    Contact: Larry Leonard, 3100 Rodgerdale, Houston, 77042, 713-780-2727
  • Soup Kitchens
  • Source for Women (formerly CareNet) 
    Contact: Stephanie Stevenson, 9608 Mesa Dr., Houston, 77078, 713-633-2828 orFrancis Loyo, 6009 Richmond Ave., Suite 130, Houston, 77057, 713-780-0030
  • Spay Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP) 
    Contact: Paul Hidalgo, 1801 Durham Dr., Suite 1, Houston, 77007, 713-862-3863
  • SPCA 
    900 Portway Dr., Houston, 77024, 713-869-7722 
    Restriction: 15 years or older; go to www.spcahouston.org to request application
  • Special Olympics 
    Contact: Christy Charleston, 10700 NW Freeway, Suite 101, Houston, 77092, 713-290-0049 X221
    Restriction: if 14 years or younger, must be accompanied by an adult
  • Star of Hope Transitional Living Center 
    Contact: Julie Peterlin (Volunteer Coordinator), 6801 Ardmore, Houston, 77054, 713-748-0700 X5301
  • Star of Hope Women and Family Shelter 
    Contact: Julie Peterlin, 419 Dowling, Houston, 77003, 713-748-0700 X5301
  • Sunshine Kids 
    Contact: Tank Melanovski, 2814 Virginia St., Houston, 77098, 713-524-1264
  • Susan G. Komen Walk for the Cure
    Contact: http://ww5.komen.org/
  • Thanksgiving - serving meals for homeless/poor
  • The Woodlands Concert Band
    P.O. Box 132292; The Woodlands, TX 77393, http://www.woodlandsband.org
  • Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministry
    Contact: Karen Herrold, TEAM Liaison, 281-855-2157
  • Tutoring
  • West Houston Assistance Ministries 
    Contact: Larry Leonard, 10501 Meadowglen Lane, Houston, 77042, 713-977-7803
  • Westview Mission Training Center (now the Faith Center) 
    Clothes Closet; Food Collection; Painting, Carpentry or other Labor
    Contact: Scotty Sanders, 6711 Long Point, Houston, 77055, 713-681-3521
  • Westview School – Students ages 2-14 with developmental disorders including autism 
    Contact: Jane Stewart, 1900 Kersten, Houston, 77043, 713-973-1900 x13
  • Yellowstone Academy 
    Contact: Meredith Mohney, 3000 Trulley St., Houston, 77004, 713-741-8000
  • YMCA
  • Young Lives (a ministry of Young Life to teenage mothers) 
    Contact: Ann Gregory 713-934-7411 

 

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