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Holiday Decorations at NAM!
September 29, 2022

Holiday Decorations at NAM!

On September 10, 2022, JustServe volunteers with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints arrived at NAM with a goal: to get our Resale Warehouse ready for the holiday season. This project w...

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September 2022 Food Distribution Feeds Hundreds of Neighbors in Need
September 29, 2022

September 2022 Food Distribution Feeds Hundreds of Neighbors in Need

On Saturday, September 17, 2022, Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) hosted a drive- thru food giveaway distributing food, along with fans, to help Houstonians beat the heat. Fresh fruit and vege...

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Fresh Food For Families Program
September 29, 2022

Fresh Food For Families Program

The Joanne Watford Nutrition Center is looking for NAM clients to enroll in its Fresh Food for Families program, now running monthly sessions through July of 2023. The purpose of the program is to ...

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2022 Jeans & Jewels Gala
September 29, 2022

2022 Jeans & Jewels Gala

The 2022 Jeans & Jewels Gala is quickly approaching, and it’s not too late to join in the fun! The annual Jeans & Jewels Gala, themed “A Salute to Texas Dance Halls,” will be held on Friday...

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Help us feed our neighbors in need!
September 28, 2022

Help us feed our neighbors in need!

Summer 2022 brought another wave of first-time clients to NAM. Global food, rent and fuel price increases created economic hardship for all of our neighbors, even for individuals who were employed....

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month at NAM
September 28, 2022

Domestic Violence Awareness Month at NAM

Domestic Violence is a Serious Community Issue October marks the start of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year, the issue hits home for those of us in the NAM service area : Sheriff Gonzale...

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Jeans & Jewels Benefit Concert Featuring LONESTAR
September 27, 2022

Jeans & Jewels Benefit Concert Featuring LONESTAR

Jeans & Jewels is kicking off its annual series of events with a pre-gala benefit concert featuring Grammy-nominated and CMA-winning Country music group LONESTAR on Saturday, October 8, 2022, a...

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It's More Than a Meal!
September 26, 2022

It's More Than a Meal!

The high cost of inflation can be felt throughout the community – NAM and our programs are not immune to these rising costs. We are experiencing much higher than expected costs within our Meals on ...

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NAM Needs Your Support for Rising Meals on Wheels Expenses
August 30, 2022

NAM Needs Your Support for Rising Meals on Wheels Expenses

The high cost of inflation can be felt throughout the community – NAM and our programs are not immune to these rising costs. We are experiencing much higher than expected costs within our Meals on ...

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NAM Community Food Distribution and Resale Sidewalk Sale
August 30, 2022

NAM Community Food Distribution and Resale Sidewalk Sale

Thank you to TXU Energy and Representative Jarvis Johnson for graciously providing fans for the first 200 families at the September Food Distribution!     

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