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July 2022 WorkTexas Hiring Event
July 26, 2022

July 2022 WorkTexas Hiring Event

    On Friday, July 8th, NAM hosted the WorkTexas Hiring event at the Harrell Opportunity Center. These hiring events are part of the ongoing partnership between NAM’s Learning and Vocational Trai...

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NAM Bowl-A-Thon 2022
July 26, 2022

NAM Bowl-A-Thon 2022

Spots are still available for the first ever NAM Bowl-A-Thon. Families, school groups, sports teams, community service clubs, scout packs, companies and friends are encouraged to be a part of a fun...

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One Year of Supporting Veterans at NAM
June 24, 2022

One Year of Supporting Veterans at NAM

June marks one year since NAM established the Veteran Services program, stepping up to meet a need expressed by many clients.  “About half of our clients have mental health concerns that are combat...

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NAM and Work Texas to Host Job Fair
June 24, 2022

NAM and Work Texas to Host Job Fair

Northwest Assistance Ministries and Work Texas are partnering to host a Hiring Fair on Friday, July 8th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The event will be held in the Fowler room of the Harrell Family Opp...

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New Fall Schedule Announced for NAM Learning & Vocational Training Center
June 24, 2022

New Fall Schedule Announced for NAM Learning & Vocational Training Center

NAM’s Learning & Vocational Training Center has released its Fall schedule of adult educational offerings to empower our neighbors to seek new job opportunities and achieve financial independen...

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Survival Over Summer
June 23, 2022

Survival Over Summer

Northwest Assistance Ministries is preparing for a busy summer season! Summer can be a difficult time for Houston-area residents. The break from school adds financial burdens of extra childcare exp...

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Summer is a great time to volunteer at NAM!
June 23, 2022

Summer is a great time to volunteer at NAM!

This year, NAM is seeing yet another dramatic increase in clients - an increase that was only matched by 2020 job and wage loss due to covid19.  NAM has also resumed daily Meals on Wheels hot meal ...

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Jeans & Jewels Sponsorships Available.
June 23, 2022

Jeans & Jewels Sponsorships Available.

Would you like to be part of one of the most well-known events in northwest Houston and at the same time support your neighbors in need? There are still sponsorship opportunities available, ranging...

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Who are your neighbors in need?
June 23, 2022

Who are your neighbors in need?

Summer months have typically brought a 50% increase in the number of clients to NAM.  This year, our neighbors are still struggling to recover after the impacts of the pandemic - and deal with skyr...

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NAM June 2022 Food Give-Away
June 20, 2022

NAM June 2022 Food Give-Away

On Saturday, June 18, the free food give-away took place at NAM. This food distribution was needed because of the elevated demand from neighbors who are experiencing the impact of the global food p...

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