AMMPARO Supports migrant minors with protection, advocacy, representation, and more by providing emotional, spiritual, financial, or physical supportPresently we support immigrant youth and their families through participation with St. James Family Life Center

Congregation members teach ESL, contribute food for their food pantry, and help with special drives and events

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St. James Family Life Center

Many volunteer opportunities exist at St. James, including weekly sorters for houseware and food pantry donations, as well as volunteer drivers to assist in houseware donation pick up and drop off. If you have a special interest in volunteering with or donating to St. James Family Life Center, please be in touch with Emily Triantaphyllis via email:

Opportunity to mentor high school-age refugees

PAIR, the Partnership for Advancement & Immersion of Refugees, is recruiting adults for its Global Leaders program to mentor and empower refugee high school students to become community leaders. Through mentoring, tutoring, college access, and leadership development programs, PAIR equips students with life and academic skills for success. 

This is an in-person volunteer opportunity at one of PAIR’s high school sites in southwest Houston. Please contact Allison Hall, PAIR’s community engagement manager, by email at, or by calling the PAIR office at (713) 771-1111.