Katy ServeFest 2010

IMPORTANT UPDATE!  Due to the incredible response of our volunteers, registration is now closed for BOTH weekends.  A HUGE thank you to all who have registered to participate- we can’t wait to see you there!  Please check back in September for registration for our Fall Katy ServeFest workday held on October 16, 2010. Big things… Continue reading Katy ServeFest 2010

Katy Servefest 2009 YMCA Camp Cinco Update

My name is Alyssa Miller and I am the Summer Intern for Compassion Katy. This has been my first Katy ServeFest experience, and WOW! I cannot even begin to tell you how amazed I am at how wonderful our volunteers were this past weekend at YMCA’s Camp Cinco. Over the course of Saturday and Sunday,… Continue reading Katy Servefest 2009 YMCA Camp Cinco Update

Katy ServeFest 2009 Kickoff Leader Meeting

Compassion Katy held its Katy ServeFest 2009 Kickoff Leader Meeting on Wednesday, June 10th, at the Fellowship at Cinco Ranch. Representatives from the ServeFest 2009 partnering churches and organizations came together to discuss the upcoming projects and kickoff this year’s event. Compassion Katy is excited to have The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch, Grace Fellowship, Grand… Continue reading Katy ServeFest 2009 Kickoff Leader Meeting

Got Rock?

The Katy Family YMCA is getting ready to do some major improvements to their Camp Cinco Site on Mason Road.  This facility is used by many groups through out the year, The ARC of Katy, Boy Scout Troop 725, Indian Guides and the site is used extensively in the summer when Katy YMCA hosts their… Continue reading Got Rock?

Katy ServeFest 2009 Update

Compassion Katy has been hard at work getting ready for Katy ServeFest 2009!  Planning meetings, working with the Katy YMCA and The Krause Center to identify the needs and projects that we’ll be working on this summer, starting to seek out donations for materials to complete these important tasks. 

2009 Spring Workday Success!

Compassion Katy’s Spring Workday on March 28th was a huge success! We had 68 volunteers representing 4 churches, 3 high schools and two organizations giving 600 work hours and blessing the Katy YMCA’s Camp Cinco on Mason Rd.  We successfully completed all of the projects on our list in one day!  A big thank you goes… Continue reading 2009 Spring Workday Success!

Spring Workday 2009

CompassionKaty.org is sponsoring a Spring Work day on March 28th, 2009 from 8am to 5pm.  We will be working at the Katy Family YMCA Day Camp on Mason Road doing several projects that will benefit both the YMCA and The ARC of Katy who uses this facility during the week.  Lunch will be provided. Sign up online… Continue reading Spring Workday 2009

YMCA Spring Classic

Join in the fun at the Annual YMCA Spring Classic! Monday, March 30th at Pecan Grove Country Club 3000 Plantation Dr., Richmond, TX 77406 For Registration and Sponsorship Information contact: Charlie Myer at 281-392-5055 or CMyer@ymcahouston.org  Schedule of the Day: 9:30 a – Registration, Practice Range 11:00 a – Box Lunch 12:00 p – Shotgun Start 5:00 p… Continue reading YMCA Spring Classic

Katy ServeFest 2009

Two Weekends, Two Work Sites, and One Huge Vision For the volunteers of Compassion Katy, the past few months could be summed up with one phrase: Katy ServeFest 2009. Many hours of planning and prayer went into the preparation of this two weekend long work event and, according to Diane Walker, Executive Director of Compassion… Continue reading Katy ServeFest 2009

Volunteers needed for the 6th Annual YMCA Turkey Dash

  Not interested in running on Thanksgiving morning, but looking for a way to make a significant difference in the lives of others? We need lots of volunteers to make the Turkey Dash a great event! All proceeds from the Turkey Dash will benefit the YMCA Partners Campaign. This annual fundraiser makes it possible to… Continue reading Volunteers needed for the 6th Annual YMCA Turkey Dash