Northwest Assistance Ministries

February Dedicated as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Today is the first day of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM)!  Each year, the entire month of February is dedicated to raising awareness about Teen Dating Violence (TDV). This month, which is honored nation-wide, is essentially a call to action to shatter the silence and engage in difficult conversations. Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) in conjunction with our Family Violence Center, is pleased to share with you our 2021 TDVAM Toolkit (please see attached). In […]

Nam Needs Blessings Of Gifts And Food For Season Of Blessings

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is in full holiday mode and in need of toys, food, and monetary donations for its Season of Blessings campaign. This year, NAM will be providing more than 1,700 families holiday meals and over 5,300 children holiday toys in December. “We knew there was going to be a bigger need this year, but we didn’t imagine it being this substantial,” said Les Cave, NAM’s President & CEO. “Last year we provided […]

Northwest Assistance Ministries Welcomes the Harrell Family Opportunity Center with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

(Houston, June 30, 2017). On Thursday afternoon, June 29, 2017 Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) welcomed more than 200 guests to the unveiling and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of The Harrell Family Opportunity Center. The Harrell Family Opportunity Center is an expansion on NAM’s vocational training and job readiness programs through NAM’s Learning Center. The Opportunity Center will allow NAM clients to receive the education and skills they need to achieve financial, professional and emotional independence, while […]

Northwest Assistance Ministries Announces Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Harrell Family Opportunity Center

(Houston, May 25, 2017). Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) announced today the culmination of a dream come true with the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of The Harrell Family Opportunity Center. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of The Harrell Family Opportunity Center will take place on June 29, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. The building is named after the Harrell Family, one of NAM’s most committed supporters. “The Harrells always believed in giving a hand up to neighbors in need […]

NAM Accepting Walk-In Applications for the 2017 Back-To-School Project

  The Back to School project has been a symbol of hope for many underserved families in our area, as every year it provides hundreds of local children from Spring, Klein, parts of Aldine and Cy-Fair Independent School Districts with the supplies needed to start the school year. Walk-in applications will be accepted until 1,500 children are registered with NAM’s Assistance Program. “Starting school should be an exciting time for children and their families, but […]

Author of “To Heaven and Back” to Speak at NAM Endowment Fund Dinner on April 11

Dr. Mary Neal CREDIT: David J Swift

  Dr. Mary Neal, author of the New York Times best-selling book To Heaven and Back, will be the featured speaker at the 2017 NAM Endowment Fund Dinner. The event will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott. Melissa Wilson, co-anchor for FOX 26 morning news, will serve as the event’s emcee and moderator of the conversation with Dr. Neal. To Heaven and Back is an account of Dr. […]