feeding team volunteers
You can still help out at T.E.A.M. by feeding the volunteers. They are continuing their Tuesday only food distribution day to the community.
You can log in to the care calendar
Calendar ID: 290861
Security Code: 2296
masks for all
“every mask that is donated represents potentially 1 person who you helped stop the spread”
Tomball United Methodist Church is a drop off station for Masks For All for the Tomball Community.
You can drop off the sewn masks at 1603 Baker Dr. Tomball TX. 77375 in the container on the front porch of the church building.
T.E.A.M. food donations
TEAM has found out that their delivery from the Houston Food Bank will be very limited so here is another opportunity to serve.
The items below are the greatest needs right now.
- Peanut Butter & Jelly
- Rice, beans, pasta
- Hamburger Helper
- Saltine crackers, granola bars, individual bags of cookies & chips
- Sliced bread
- Mac n cheese
- Ramen noodles
- Cooking Oil
- Fresh fruits & vegetables
- Canned fruits & vegetables
- Spaghetti sauce
- Canned meats, canned pastas & meals
- Toiletries-soap, shampoo, toothpaste, etc.
- Juice boxes
- Trash bags
- Grocery bags- we’ll reuse your plastic grocery bags
Just drop them off at TEAM on the corner of Main and Cherry – there are signs to direct you for drop off!
food for seniors and children
Gallery Furniture has free food for seniors and children at Gallery Furniture North Freeway, 7AM-8PM CST daily. Grab and go meals: breakfast with a juice, lunch with a milk, must be a child or senior in car, one meal per person in car.
society of samaritans
Society of Samaritans – Magnolia. Drive through assistance for food only at 31355 Friendship Drive, Magnolia. Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
cypress assistance ministries
Cypress Assistance Ministries – Food Pantry only open for emergency food from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday – Friday for those living in zip codes to include: 77065, 77095, 77429, 77433, & 77084. Located at 11265 Huffmeister Drive, Cypress.
northwest assistance ministries
Northwest Assistance Ministries – Located in NW Houston area – off FM1960 and Kuykendahl – 15555 Kuykendahl, Houston, TX. Monday – Thursday, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM; Friday – 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Zip Codes include: 77014, 77032, 77038, 77050, 77060, 77064, 77066, 77067, 77068, 77069, 77070, 77073, 77086, 77090, 77373, 77379, 77388 and 77389.
Tomball ISD is offering free curbside meal service for all TISD students at Tomball High School’s front entrance.
To limit exposure risk, we will provide meals for the week and families are asked to come one of the two days for their meals.
Please make sure and provide your student’s ID# upon pick-up. If you do not know your student’s ID#, we will assist you.
For the most up-to-date information please visit Tomball ISD’s website.
tomball emergency assistance ministries
Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries open Tuesday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. For Assistance 281-351-6700. Only providing drive through assistance. Located at 300 W. Main, Tomball. Must live with zip codes of Tomball and within Tomball school districts for assistance.
food for seniors and children
HEB & Favor have partnered to provide seniors, 60 & above, can order and have groceries delivered without contact with anyone. Call 1-833-397-0080 or go to their website
Stress and anxiety
For help with stress/anxiety issues: This article has tons of resources and links for those who need intervention in a time of crisis.
Financial Assistance: Penny Appeal USA invites those economically affected by COVID-19 to apply for their COVID19 Financial Hardship Grant. Successful applicants will be awarded a grant for use towards food, bills and any uncovered living expenses as a result of quarantine and/or work and school closures.
Unemployment Benefits: Gov. Greg Abbott decided to waive waiting periods and work-search requirements for Texans who lose their jobs because of the coronavirus** If your employment has been affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19), apply for benefits either online at any time using Unemployment Benefits Services or by calling TWC’s Tele-Center at 800-939-6631 from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Central Time Monday through Friday.
TWC is experiencing an increase in call volumes and hold times on our Tele-Center phone lines. You are encouraged to use our online claim portal, Unemployment Benefits Services (UBS), to handle your claim needs quickly. UBS is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We also encourage you to sign up for Electronic Correspondence so you can receive your TWC communications online as soon as possible.
TWC will investigate why you lost your job and mail a decision explaining whether you are eligible for unemployment benefits.
Note: Extended Benefits (EB) and Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) are not available at this time.”
Opportunities to Serve the Community
COVID-19 RESOURCES + VOLUNTEER NEEDS
Disasters happen. When they do, we can be prepared by knowing where to seek or offer help in the the aftermath.
More than 325 nonprofits serving the Greater Houston area post their volunteer needs year round on the Volunteer Houston website. Create an account or log in and find one that speaks to you or respond to an urgent need posted below.
Resources From Texas Annual Conference
Texas Annual Conference has launched on their website resources with creative ideas, technology, finances, spiritual encouragement and so much more! And they are adding new articles and videos everyday.