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Help Our Partner Organizations through Online Shopping with AmazonSmile
St. Martin’s Outreach Ministries has four partner organizations who are participating in Amazon Smile: Christian Community Service Center (CCSC), Epiphany Community Outreach Services (ECHOS), Kids’ Meals and reVision. Of course, there are several to choose from and you can change your charity at any time. You can access Amazon Smile: https://smile.amazon.com/ and choose from nearly 1 million organizations to support. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization.
Help Houston Students In-Need with Undies for Everyone
Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Thirty five percent of Houston children live in poverty. For many, basics like underwear are overlooked. Come help underprivileged schoolchildren by volunteering with Undies for Everyone (UFE). UFE is a nonprofit organization that provides new underwear to disadvantaged elementary and middle school students to keep them clean, confident and in class.
Signup at http://bit.ly/UFEVOLUNTEER to help sort and pack bags of undies in a fun and educational environment. Packings run approximately 2 hours. There is something for all ages, but children under 6 require adult supervision.
Volunteering with Senior Rides and More
Times and Dates vary
It’s Easy to Become a Senior Rides Volunteer!
Whether you prefer to volunteer on a regular basis or every couple of weeks, we welcome and need your participation. We have flexible scheduling and a variety of volunteer opportunities.
*Transportation to/from medical appointments
*Transportation for shopping trips
*Telephone friendship/reassurance calls
Making sandwiches for Kids’ Meals
First Tuesday of the month
Last Tuesday of the month (with Men of St. Martin’s)
Helping at Christian Community Service Center
Last Saturday of the month
Serving at Church In The Field (Formerly Church Under the Bridge)
Second Tuesday of the month
Helping at ECHOS
Monday- Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Volunteers are requested to help in the food pantry.