Hurricane Ike Work Days

The Greater Houston area is still suffering from damage caused from Hurricane Ike.  The damage is extensive and work is expected to be on-going for at least the next year.  The Greater Houston Long Term Recovery Committee, which is a coalition of church, service and volunteer agencies, is looking for volunteers to help repair Ike-damaged… Continue reading Hurricane Ike Work Days

Commissioner Staples Seeks Organizations to Feed Children

Downturn in economy means more kids need assistance. AUSTIN – Federally funded school breakfasts and lunches help millions of low-income children in Texas get nutritious meals during the school year. The Texas Department of Agriculture is looking for organizations to sponsor the Summer Food Service Program <http://www.summerfood.org/>  to provide children a healthy diet when school… Continue reading Commissioner Staples Seeks Organizations to Feed Children