There is no question that Christmas is going to look different for many families this year. The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Houston has a mission to help provide some normalcy to families in need with its annual Santa Project. The organization is currently accepting individual and company sponsors to fill a few open slots to bring joy to kids in Houston this holiday season.
Veterans Day is today, but one local nonprofit is celebrating throughout the entire month of November. Emancipet, whose mission is to make veterinary care affordable and accessible for everyone, is offering discounted pet wellness exams for just $5 for military service members. It's the organization's way of honoring those who have sacrificed so much for our country and showing their furry companions some love as well.
In her new role at a still-new organization, Avenue 360 leader Charlene Flash advocates for healthcare equality during a pandemic.
As Covid-19 made its way to Texas, all eyes were on Houston, which was quickly deemed a “hot spot.” And with its focus on providing quality, safe and affordable healthcare, Avenue 360 — a new entity that formed when Montrose’s AIDS nonprofit Bering Omega merged with Houston Area Community Services (HACS) a couple years ago — adapted.