Each NCL, Inc. Chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to serve. Each Chapter then supports its philanthropic service partners through different volunteer activities. Philanthropies supported by our Chapter include:
Below you’ll find information for all of our current philanthropic partners.
Avanti Senior Living
Avanti believes a community should strive to empower you to move forward in life—and never hold you back. Avanti Living at Towne Lake approaches senior living from a fresh perspective. Avanti delivers discreet state-of-the-art care and world-class services designed to invigorate community and spark friendships. https://townelake.avanti-sl.
The Blue Bow Foundation
The Blue Bow Foundation exists to provide ongoing support to law enforcement officers and their families through programs that offer emotional support, financial counseling and hardship assistance. Everything they do is geared toward the support, encouragement and edification of police officers and their families. https://www.bluebow.org
Boots For Troops
Boots For Troops care package program is a unique one of a kind custom care package program that was designed to raise the morale of our troops all over the world. Founder Jimmy Rogers developed a custom care package program for soldiers, with every single care package built to the interest and needs of each individual. Included in each package is a new pair of boots. http://boots4troops.org
Boys and Girls Country (BGC)
Boys and Girls Country was established in 1971 as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charity whose mission is to change the lives of children from families in crisis by loving and nurturing them in a Christian home environment, raising them to become self-sustaining and contributing adults. Children are from the greater Houston area, which include 11 counties. http://www.boysandgirlscountry.org/
Cy-Fair Educational Foundation
We raise funds to increase college access for graduates of Cy-Fair ISD by awarding scholarships and to promote excellence in teaching by providing staff development
Their purpose at Cy-Hope is to rally the entire community around the goal of bringing hope and opportunity to every child in the Cy-Fair area. They understand the main economic drivers that move people into our area are education and sports. Their goal is to help each and every Cy-Fair school become an Exemplary School making a lasting and positive impact on the community of Cy-Fair. http://cy-hope.org/
The Giving Gown Foundation collects donations of new and like-new formal gowns and accessories and provides them free of charge to high school girls who would otherwise be unable to attend their formal events. While the girls may be focused on their dress, we are focused on them. Our mission is for each girl to be treated with respect, grace and love. Every young woman deserves the opportunity to realize positive experiences regardless of their financial or family circumstances.https://www.givinggown.org
Habitat For Humanity
Houston Habitat for Humanity has an open-door policy: All who believe that everyone needs a decent, affordable place to live are welcome to help with the work, regardless of race, religion, age, gender, political views or any of the other distinctions that too often divide people. In short, Habitat welcomes volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds and also serves people in need of decent housing regardless of race or religion. http://houstonhabitat.org/
Houston Food Bank (HFB)
As a member of the nation’s largest non-governmental, domestic hunger relief organization – Feeding America – their goal is to make food accessible to hungry people in their greatest times of need. The vision for the future is to expand service to the community to 100,000,000 nutritious meals by 2018. http://www.houstonfoodbank.org/
Memorial Hermann is a not-for-profit, community-owned healthcare system with spiritual values, dedicated to providing high quality services to improve the health of people throughout southeast Texas. http://www.memorialhermann.
Reach Unlimited is dedicated to providing quality support services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Their mission is to create a sustainable, secure environment where people with developmental disabilities may become all they are created to be. http://reachunlimited.org/
Santa Maria Hostel
Santa Maria Hostel is a residential substance abuse treatment facility that provides a home-like environment for women alone and with their children while in treatment. The mission of Santa Maria is to empower women and their families to lead healthy, successful, productive, and self-fulfilling lives. http://www.santamariahostel.org
Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation Coalition (TWRC)
TWRC Wildlife Center is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization operated by an efficient, dedicated volunteer and part-time staff consisting of permitted rehabilitators, students, seniors, professionals, and animal lovers. TWRC, as we are known, was Houston’s first urban wildlife emergency and rehabilitative care facility. Since our founding in 1979, we have had over 135,000 injured, orphaned, or ill wild animals pass through the hands of our caring volunteers. http://www.twrcwildlifecenter.org