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    Volunteer Opportunities in Houston

    Explore dozens of volunteer opportunities in Houston today!

    Middle and high school students can find all kinds of volunteer opportunities in Houston. You can work with animals; campaign for a candidate; help deliver services or meals to underserved communities; perform at schools or care facilities; tutor adults or children; or work outdoors with on environmental or conservation issues. Community service is a great way for teens to explore interests and careers and to build the skills necessary for college and beyond.

    Workshop Houston
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    Workshop Houston

    Houston, Texas

    Workshop Houston's mission is to provide youth with creative, technical and educational resources. Our vision is to lay the groundwork for a just society by creating a community that provides youth with support, expanded opportunities and alternative definitions of success...(more)

    Aishel House: Volunteer Opportunities
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    Aishel House: Volunteer Opportunities

    Houston, Texas

    Aishel House provides visiting patients and their families with extensive, caring support. From transportation and warm meals to comfortable accommodations, child-care assistance, and personal counseling, Aishel House reaches out to everyone - regardless of race, color or creed...(more)

    Cypress Assistance Ministries
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    Cypress Assistance Ministries

    Houston, Texas

    Cypress Assistance Ministries is a faith-based organization that serves individuals and families in financial crisis, those on the brink of homelessness, the elderly, the unemployed and anyone that needs hope for a better future...(more)

    Kids’ Meals
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    Kids’ Meals

    Houston, Texas

    Our mission is to end childhood hunger by delivering free healthy meals to the doorsteps of Houston’s hungriest preschool-aged children and through collaboration provide their families with resources to help end the cycle of poverty...(more)

    Angela House
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    Angela House

    Houston, Texas

    Sr. Maureen O’Connell created Angela House in 2001 with the help of a community of supporters drawn to the mission of this ministry: “to successfully transition women into society after incarceration.”..(more)

    The Houston Museum of Natural Science
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    The Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Houston, Texas

    The mission of the Houston Museum of Natural Science shall be to preserve and advance the general knowledge of natural science; to enhance in individuals the knowledge of and delight in natural science and related subjects; and to maintain and promote a museum of the first class...(more)

    HALTER INC
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    HALTER INC

    HOUSTON, Texas

    HALTER, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that uses animals to work with children. We specialize in working with special needs children. We offer a variety of programs and actively participate in our community. We offer programs for scouts, riding lessons, Spring Break and Summer riding camps...(more)

    Easter Seals Greater Houston: Camp Buckaroo Volunteer
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    Easter Seals Greater Houston: Camp Buckaroo Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    Easter Seals Greater Houston provides a variety of needed services to individuals of all ages with all types of disabilities and their families in the greater Houston area and surrounding counties. We are the only organization in the greater Houston area providing comprehensive services to individuals with all types of disabilities and their families...(more)

    The Beacon
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    The Beacon

    Houston, Texas

    The Beacon is a non-profit organization that serves the Houston homeless community through daily services, civil legal aid, counseling and mentoring and access to housing. Our mission is to provide essential and next-step services to restore hope and help end homelessness in Houston...(more)

    Texas Children’s Hospital: Volunteer
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    Texas Children’s Hospital: Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    The Volunteer Services Department at Texas Children's Hospital is committed to maintaining an active program of support, compassion and quality service for the community of children and families we serve, as well as the staff of Texas Children's Hospital, while providing meaningful and challenging opportunities for those who volunteer...(more)

    Houston Zoo: Teen Opportunities
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    Houston Zoo: Teen Opportunities

    Houston, Texas

    The Houston Zoo connects communities with animals to inspire action to save wildlife and is committed to being a leader in the global effort to save animals in the wild. We are home to over 6,000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide the highest standard in animal care. ..(more)

    SIRE Sidewalkers & Leaders at Spring Location
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    SIRE Sidewalkers & Leaders at Spring Location

    Spring, Texas

    A sidewalker's job is to maintain awareness of the rider and give physical support as needed. Leader's job is to maintain awareness and when appropriate control the horse. Volunteers must be at least 14 years old to participate in lessons. Younger volunteers may participate in opportunities outside the arena with parental supervision...(more)