The LDS Church Partners With Largest National Food Relief Agency To Supply Peanut Butter

A collective sigh of joy and relief rose up from the dozens of onlookers as the first jars of peanut butter from the Church’s cannery in Houston Texas earmarked for Feeding America moved down the production line January 26, 2017.  

Family Point Charity Honors Mormon Mom For Support Of Refugee Families

At a recent luncheon of over 500 supporters for Family Point Resources in Houston, Texas, Trina Morford from the Memorial Ward in the Richmond, Texas stake was named 2016 Volunteer of the Year for her work supporting refugee families. 

Prospective Eagles Fly With Home Rehab Projects

Gloria Adams, 82, made her way past the ladders and buckets of paint in front of her brick home in the Hiram Clarke area of Houston. She looked up to a newly repaired and painted area under the eaves. “I had a covering to that hole propped up with a stick. I was afraid animals […]

Mayor, Faith Leaders And Government Representatives Participate in Emergency Preparedness Workshop

Albuquerque, N.M. – “Be Prepared,” advised Albuquerque New Mexico Mayor Richard J. Berry, keynote speaker at an Emergency Preparedness Workshop at the church’s San Victorio chapel in Albuquerque. Drawing upon this Boy Scout motto, Mayor Berry, an Eagle Scout himself, addressed a diverse audience of faith leaders, city and federal representatives, and community members, explaining […]

LDS Woman On Catholic Charities Board Is Catalyst For Service In Both Faiths

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. When Albuquerque resident Cindy Madsen Frame sent her last child to college, she experienced a noticeable void in her life. Wife of a podiatrist and mother of five, she decided to engage in volunteer work that was genuinely constructive and helpful to others. For a couple of years, a Roman Catholic friend, Carmel […]

JustServe.org  Makes Community Service Easy 

Have you ever had the inclination to do some community service but didn’t know where to start?  Is your non-profit organization overwhelmed with a service project and in need of volunteers? KPFT Houston, Texas Radio 90.1 FM host Mercy Richard with her recent guests, Kathryn Ashby and Linda Hayes, discussed JustServe.org in Richard’s outreach show […]

JustServe Takes To The Airwaves – Radio Interview

Facilitating community service on a grand scale is what JustServe is all about. Kathryn Asby and Linda Hayes Houston area Public Affairs representatives had the opportunity to discuss JustServe with radio personality Mercy Richard in Houston. Click Orange Circle below to listen to the entire interview. Thanks to KPFT Radio in Houston for providing this […]

Neighborhood Center’s Health Event is Family AFFAIR

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) joined over 55 other vendors, health and information providers at the largest and most well-attended of the 5 community health fairs provided by Neighborhood Centers, Inc. at the Baker-Ripley Neighborhood Center in the Gulfton/Sharpstown area of southwest Houston on Saturday, August 30. More than 2500 participants […]

North Houston Youth Spend Youth Conference Serving Others

By Anne Billings and Ciera Kizerian SPRING TEXAS – It’s not all that unusual for a youth conference to include some kind of service activity. But completing three different major projects in two days? That is exactly what about 170 Houston North Stake young men and women did Easter weekend.  During the conference, built around […]