In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, our local community has come together in support of all those affected by Hurricane Harvey. While a lot has been accomplished, we still have a long way to go and our community is still seeking local volunteers to help! Here are some local volunteer opportunities below:
Community Disaster Relief Distribution
Assist with distribution of donated items to those in need. Shifts currently available now through Friday 9/8.
*Adult Volunteers needed, Teens 16+ permitted with a parent.
Falcon Steel America
3575 Pollok Drive
Conroe, TX 77303
Unload Donations and Supplies at Community Disaster Relief Distribution Center
Help unload donations of supplies at distribution center. (Heavy Lifting Involved) *Adult Volunteers only. Shifts currently available now through Friday, 9/8.
Sign up Here:
Office of Emergency Management Call Center
Volunteers needed to assist with answering phones at the Office of Emergency Management Call Center. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and able to handle all levels of calls. Spanish speaking volunteers especially needed.
8-hour shifts available Monday-Friday now through 9/14. Many slots already filled.
9472 Airport Road
Conroe, TX 77303
The Woodlands Township Blood Drive (September 5th)
The Woodlands Township will host a blood drive for the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, today, Tuesday September 5th from 11am-5pm at the Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, 77389.
Montgomery County Food Bank
The Montgomery County Food Bank may also be looking for volunteers in the coming weeks to help receive, sort, and package donations as they arrive. Currently most of their spots to volunteer are claimed, but check back soon to see if there are additional openings next week!
Donations still accepted at Interfaith for the following:
Current needs include:
* All-purpose cleaners
* 5 gallon buckets with lids
* 20 oz cotton wet mops
* Push brooms
* Capped brooms
* Scrub brushes
* Cellulose sponges
* Leather palm work gloves
* Latex gloves
* Respirator masks
* Heavy duty garbage bags
* Bottled waters
* Paper towels
* Toilet paper
* Basic first-aid items
* Feminine products
* New socks – all sizes
* New underwear – all sizes
For more information on Volunteer opportunities – visit http://woodlandsinterfaith.org/volunteer
For more information: https://www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=2307
Monetary donations can also be made online to Interfaith of The Woodlands. http://woodlandsinterfaith.org/donate