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Volunteers Needed For September Food Fair
August 24, 2021

Volunteers Needed For September Food Fair

Dozens of volunteers are need to help prep and pack food in advance of the September Food Fair. Volunteers are needed during the day on Thursday, September 2nd. They will be asked to sort and pack ...

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NAM Needs Peanut Butter - UPDATE
August 24, 2021

NAM Needs Peanut Butter - UPDATE

Peanut butter and jelly are two of the most requested items in the Joanne Watford Nutrition Center. From time to time we run low on these popular food staples. A little over a month ago, NAM asked ...

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NAM Food Fair Coming September 3rd
August 24, 2021

NAM Food Fair Coming September 3rd

The next community food fair hosted by Northwest Assistance Ministries will be held on Friday, September 3rd starting at 8:30 am. Fresh fruit and vegetables along with up to 50 pounds of other food...

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NAM Hires Eujene Cunningham to Lead Veteran Services
August 24, 2021

NAM Hires Eujene Cunningham to Lead Veteran Services

Northwest Assistance Ministries is offering Veteran Services for all veterans needingassistance in Harris County. Eujene Cunningham, the Veterans Coordinator, will be happy to assist anyclient inte...

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Changes to This Year's Jeans & Jewels Event
August 24, 2021

Changes to This Year's Jeans & Jewels Event

Due to unforeseen construction issues with the previous event venue, NAM's Jeans & Jewels committee recently announced changes to this year's Jeans and Jewels Gala. "Sometimes things happen tha...

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The Pediatric Impact of the Covid19 Delta Variant
August 20, 2021

The Pediatric Impact of the Covid19 Delta Variant

  Watch video by clicking the image Key Statistics and Data Sources:  It is 60% more contagious than the Alpha variant from last year -American Society for Microbiology It CAN INFECT 6 PEOPLE AT...

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 What happens in the body and brain during exercise?
August 18, 2021

What happens in the body and brain during exercise?

Answer: Exercise pumps up your endorphins. Physical activity may help bump up the production of your brain's feel-good neurotransmitters, called endorphins. [CR- Endorphins are analgesics that al...

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Can what you eat and drink effect your mental health?
August 11, 2021

Can what you eat and drink effect your mental health?

Happy Wellness Month! Welcome to the second of five communications to encourage and promote wellness with an emphasis on how care for our mind, body, and spirit promotes mental health wellness. Th...

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August is National Wellness Month
August 04, 2021

August is National Wellness Month

  August is National Wellness Month. This is the first of five weekly blogs to promote wellness toward mental health. We are all mind, body, and spirit and when we proactively care for any and all ...

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NAM Family Violence Center in Need of Toiletries
August 04, 2021

NAM Family Violence Center in Need of Toiletries

NAM Family Violence Center needs your help to restock their toiletries supplies! Consider hosting a donation drive among your youth group, corporate team, or church community. Counselors and cas...

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