Outreach

Serve in the Community


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reVision Houston

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reVision works to transform the lives of at-risk and gang-affected youth by connecting them to positive adult role models, building a new community around strong, affirming peer groups, and preparing the youth for promising futures through education and jobs. reVision pairs adult mentors with youth, many of whom are incarcerated at the time mentors meet them. These volunteer mentors offer friendship and encouragement to youth during a difficult period of their lives, and commit to helping them move towards a more positive future.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Open Door Mission Mentoring Program

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Open Door Mission provides shelter, food, clothing and encouragement for homeless, addicted and disabled men. The Mission is in need of mentors for the residents in the DoorWay Recovery and Educational and Job Training Programs. An invaluable part of defeating chronic homelessness is for our men to find strong Christian mentors to help them find their way. Volunteer Orientation is the second Thursday of the month at 5306 Harrisburg, 12 p.m. Join them to learn more about the program, take a tour and enjoy lunch.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Mission of Yahweh

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The Mission of Yahweh is a faith-based shelter that has been empowering, enriching and restoring the lives of homeless women and children and provides outreach services to low-income communities since 1961. The Mission offers shelter and many life-changing programs focused on ending the cycle of homelessness and dependency.  They also have a Resale Shop that accepts donations and provides affordable merchandise to our surrounding low-income community.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Nora’s Home

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Volunteers will serve dinner at Nora’s Home, which offers affordable lodging for pre-transplant and post transplant patients and their families who travel to any of the Texas Medical Center transplant centers.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Undies for Everyone

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Undies for Everyone provides new underwear for over 100,000 U.S. children living in poverty or crisis. With newfound confidence and self-esteem, students are ready to learn and grow.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Yellowstone Academy

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By providing an academically rigorous Christian education, Yellowstone Academy is answering the challenge of the education crisis that faces many economically disadvantaged students in Houston’s Third Ward. Volunteer opportunities are available for at least one hour per month to help as a lunch buddy or academic tutor, assist in the early childhood chapel or library, or provide support through Scouts.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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WorkFaith Connection

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Volunteer with WorthFaith Connection as a spiritual and professional mentor. Mentors provide WorthFaith mentees ongoing support, wisdom and guidance. Role models offer professional insight and spiritual counsel to guide candidates in understanding the commitment needed to become stable and successful. A minimum time commitment is one year, connecting with the mentee twice a month. Interested in sharing your professional wisdom and supporting WorthFaith? Please email volunteers@workfaith.org.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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The Beacon

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The Beacon is a non-profit organization that serves the homeless community. Founded by Christ Church Cathedral, the Beacon provides essential and next-step services to restore hope and help end homelessness in Houston. Volunteers are needed to serve meals and assist in the laundry room.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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The Giving Tree Card Program

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Give to Outreach and honor a loved one on a special occasion through The Giving Tree.

The Giving Tree is a branch of St. Martin’s Outreach Ministries, offering parishioners and the surrounding community the opportunity to honor a loved one on a special occasion through a heartfelt gift that empowers a worth organization while touching hearts and changing lives. Cards are sold in St. Martin’s Gift Shoppe or online.

If you need assistance, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Sole Hope

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Bring hope and healing to Ugandan children suffering from foot parasites. Host a shoe-making party and make a global impact without ever leaving Houston! Join in the hands-on shoe-making process–no special sewing or cobbler skills are required and supplies are provided.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Kids’ Meals

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Come prepare sandwiches with us! Kids’ Meals provides and distributes nutritious lunches to hungry children throughout Houston. Just show up with your hat/head covering or for more information please contact Outreach, outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.

Community
First Tuesday of the Month*
*unless proceeded by a Holiday
4 p.m. in the Parish Life Center Kitchen

Men of St. Martin’s
Fourth Tuesday of the Month*
*unless a Holiday week
5 p.m. in the Parish Life Center Kitchen

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Lord of the Streets

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Lord of the Streets (LOTS) is a church community that welcomes, restores and rebuilds lives through relationship-focused ministries with the homeless and formerly homeless. Volunteer opportunities include Bible study and prayer team, clothing center, mail clerks and assessment.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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DePelchin Children’s Center Angel Tree Christmas Gift Program

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DePelchin Children’s Center is committed to meeting the needs of children as one of the largest providers of mental health, foster care and adoption services in Texas. St. Martin’s annual Angel Tree Project provides Christmas gifts for these children.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Houston International Seafarers Center

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The Houston International Seafarers’ Centers are a “home away from home” for seafarers visiting the Port of Houston.

Recognizing that all human persons are a gift from God, the mission of the chaplains and Committee for Ministry to the Port of Houston is to carry out a ministry of presence, outreach, witness, worship, service, and advocacy to, with, and for seafarers and their families from around the world.

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Wrapping Paper Cutting Party
Come join us to cut wrapping paper for the Seafarers’ Christmas boxes.
Wednesday, Oct. 19 @ 10:30 a.m.
Chapel Reception Hall

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Faith in Practice

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Faith in Practice is committed to serving the poor of Guatemala through an integrated medical mission that strives to reach those who are in greatest need. Travel to Guatemala on a Faith in Practice trip!

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To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Church in the Field

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Minister to the homeless in downtown Houston. Serve a meal, be a prayer partner and provide praise music for the worship service. Volunteers must be age 18 and older, wear masks and be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Tuesdays 2022: March 8, April 12, May 10, June 14 and July 12, Aug. 9, Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov.8, Dec. 13, 6:30 – 9 p.m.

Meet in the St. Martin’s parking lot and carpool to the service.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Bo’s Place

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Bo’s Place is a non-profit, free-of-charge bereavement center offering multiple grief support services for children, families, and adults in their grief journey, as well as offering education and resources for those who assist people in grief.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Brookwood Community

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Through the Grace of God, The Brookwood Community provides an educational environment that creates meaningful work, builds a sense of belonging, and awakens genuine purpose in the lives of adults with disabilities.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Christian Community Service Center

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Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) assists the poor, hungry, disabled, and otherwise needy, and provides a back-to-school and Christmas program for low-income children.  They also provide job training and school vision screening.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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Amazing Place

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Amazing Place provides a safe, spiritual and nurturing program for older adults with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s or similar dementia, while offering respite, education and support to their caregivers and families.

To volunteer and for more information, email outreach@stmartinsepiscopal.org.
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