Emergency Preparedness Month

Kathleen Votava, Aging Services Program Specialist at ACL
September is National Preparedness Month and this year’s theme is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.” In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and the devastation that emergencies like this can cause, it is a timely moment to remind everyone to make their emergency preparedness plans and to also […]

Hurricane Harvey Donations

There are many people who want to help with the recent hurricane that hit Texas. Here are a few local organizations helping with the recovery and relief efforts.
The Mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner, has started the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Tax-deductible donations accepted on their website. The fund will be housed at the Greater Houston Community Foundation, […]

Coming of Age Recruitment Contest

Coming of Age announced a new recruitment contest in June that can benefit your organization! Several years ago, Coming of Age offered a volunteer recruitment contest with cash prizes for INDIVIDUALS who recruited the most new volunteers for Coming of Age/RSVP. This year, Coming of Age will be offering something similar, but the cash prize goes directly to the AGENCY! […]

Group of Volunteers, ready to help

Group of Volunteers, ready to help
If your organization has a mailing project or needs help assembling bags/packets for an event, there is a group of volunteers who can help. You must bring all the materials to their location (located near Anderson Lane) and it’s also nice to bring refreshments or a light snack.
They can assemble your […]

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