Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition helping hungry and homeless in Houston
5401 Fannin
Houston, Texas 77004
(713) 528-FOOD (3663)
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition
Emergency Aid Coalition


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The mission of the EAC
is to serve as an interfaith
association of congregations
covenanted to promote the
self-sufficiency of our clients
by assisting them
with basic needs.

Learn more
about the EAC
& its mission.



EMERGENCY AID COALITION
5401 Fannin
Houston, Texas 77004
(713) 528-FOOD (3663)

 

INFO FOR VOLUNTEERS
We have a job to fit your skills and your schedule. Volunteer Now!

EAC @ HFB (Emergency Food Pantry)
535 Portwall Street • Houston, TX 77029

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday, 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Contact Marian Bryant mbryant@eachouston.org.


These opportunities are available on WEEKDAY MORNINGS:

Interviewer (Sack Grocery Program & Clothing Center)
Interview clients to determine eligibility to receive groceries and clothing (Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.).

Data Entry (Sack Grocery Program & Clothing Center)
Input EAC information into the data system.

Grocery Packer (Food Pantry)
Pack grocery bags with food from a provided list. The number of items varies according to family size (Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.).

Donut Packager (Food Pantry)
Package donuts for sack lunches.

Sack Lunches (Food Pantry)
Sack and serve lunches.

Sandwich Maker (Food Pantry)
Make sandwiches for the lunches given out to the hungry. Join an established group, or form a group of your friends.

Clothing Center Volunteer
Sort, size and hang up clothes or check-in clients and help them find what they need (Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.).

Bread & Grocery Drivers
Pick up bread and/or day–old bakery and food items from a grocery store or bakery on a weekday.

Food Bank Driver
Pick up produce from the Food Bank at an appointed time.

S.N.A.C.K (Supplemental Nutrition After-School Collborative for Kids)
Assist with after-school nutrition program.

Books and Backpacks
Assist with annual school supply/uniform program.


These opportunities are available on EVENINGS and WEEKENDS:

First Sunday or Third Saturday Grocery Delivery
Help someone in our community who is elderly or disabled delivering groceries from our food pantry on the first Sunday afternoon of the month or the third Saturday morning of the month.

Grocery Stocker (Food Pantry)
Help stock the pantry by bringing canned goods up from the store room and putting them on shelves as well as bagging bulk items such as laundry detergent, diapers, and certain foods. (Third Saturday morning of each month from 10 a.m. to noon. Afternoon hours on the first Sunday of each month may be available, too.).

Clothing Center Volunteer
Sort, size and hang up clothes. (Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon. Afternoon hours on the first Sunday of each month may be available, too.).


More ways to be involved:

Fundraising & Support: Support our annual fundraising events (gala, wine event, and golf tournament). Participate on a organizational committee, help with gala set-up, put together a table of your friends to attend, donate items for the silent auction, or make a monetary contribution.

Special Projects: Help with mailings and preparations for special events.

Leadership: There are opportunities to support the EAC by being a representative of your congregation on our Board or on working committees.

 

Want to get started now? Complete our VOLUNTEER FORM ONLINE.