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As Seen In: TMC News

  • Sep 27, 2018

From the article Nora’s Home Expansion Doubles Capacity to 32 Rooms:

Giving Spirits Concert To Benefit Nora’s Home

  • Jul 9, 2018

Thank you to everyone who endured the rain and humidity last Friday night and showed up at the Sugar Land Town Square on July 6th anyway for the Giving Spirits Concert to benefit Nora’s Home! We met some amazing people who have been touched by transplantation as either patients or loved ones, while enjoying the…

104.1 KRBE Around H-Town Radio Interview with Natalie Raymer

  • Jun 19, 2018

Last Monday morning on June 18th, the Executive Director of Nora’s Home, Natalie Raymer, featured on 104.1 KRBE’s Around H-Town segment. If you missed this radio interview about our hospitality home and the latest update on our Phase II expansion, please click on the arrow below to listen to the entire piece!

Chef of the Day: MD Anderson

  • Nov 14, 2018

Volunteers from MD Anderson provided our guests with a delightful meal this past Wednesday, November 7th.  Our gratitude to them for taking the time from their already bustling schedules, and a special note of thanks to Angie Limmer for coordinating the evening!  

Chef of the Day: Anya and Soleil White

  • Oct 15, 2018

Our chef of the day on Thursday, October 11 was Anya White, a Houston Methodist employee, and her daughter Soleil.  This was the first chef of the day in the new building and the meal included: Moroccan chicken, Spanish rice, slow-cooked pinto beans, sautéed broccoli, and cookies. We look forward to many more meals like this and…

Volunteer Spotlight: Wells Fargo

  • Sep 27, 2018

A big thank you to our volunteers from Wells Fargo who dropped by to help with our Phase 2 move-in on Friday, September 14 for their Day of Service. Volunteers broke a sweat helping move everything in and then shared dinner with our guests.  

2018 Gala Recap: PaperCity Magazine

  • Jul 30, 2018

From the article “Nora’s Home Hosts a $750,000 Party at Houston’s Hottest New Hotel”

2018 Gala: The Best Is Yet To Come

  • Jul 30, 2018

The 2018 Nora’s Home Gala moved to a new location, The Post Oak hotel. “The best is yet to come,” as guests celebrated the highly anticipated Phase II expansion that will open later this year in the summer of 2018. View all of the photos from the night of April 7th below.

2017 Gala: Giving Back To The Future

  • Jul 30, 2018

The 2017 Giving Back To The Future Nora’s Home Gala was held at Royal Sonesta on Friday, May 5th. Among other fun activities, entertainment included a casino with cocktails, a performance by iLuminate, and raffle for a Delorean at the end of the evening. To take a look through the photos below to witness the…

PRESS RELEASE: Successful Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. golf tournament

  • Jul 26, 2018

Another successful turnout for Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. golf tournament supporting organ failure and transplant patients at Nora’s Home Houston (February 5, 2018) – Nearly 120 golfers teed off for a cause at Hermann Park Golf Course on Friday, November 17, 2017, participating in the 4th Annual Nora’s Home Golf Classic presented by Satterfield…

2017 4th Annual Golf Classic

  • Jul 25, 2018

The 2017 golf tournament sold out, as sponsor enjoyed another year on the green at Hermann Park! The 4th annual Nora’s Home Golf Classic is presented by Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Inc., and all proceeds from the sponsorship event contribute to funding the Adopt-a-Family program. Please take a peak of the golf tournament below!

2016 Private Reception

  • Jul 25, 2018

On Thursday evening of October 13th, a special reception was held at Nora’s Home for the sponsors of the 2016 3rd Annual Golf Classic. Sponsors nibbled on hors d’oeuvres that were prepared by our patient guests and their families members, while speeches were made and door prizes were raffled off. For snapshots of the event,…

Guest of the Week: William Catlett

  • Sep 27, 2018

Our Guest of the Week this week is William Catlett a liver transplant recipient from Jacksonville, Tx. When we asked him if there was anything he would like to share with other transplant patients he had this to say: “Very special gifts have been given to me from several places.  I have been blessed with…

Guest of the Week: Veridiana Hernandez-Jimenez

  • Sep 9, 2018

Last week another one of our amazing guests was fortunate enough to “Ring the Bell” at Nora’s Home before packing her bags to go home to Austin, Texas! Veridiana Hernandez-Jimenez received a second kidney on August 1st at CHI St. Luke’s Hospital with the help of her generous donor and mother, Silvia Jimenez. Since the…

Ring the Bell: Elias Primes

  • Aug 31, 2018

This week we say goodbye to Elias Primes, the son of Rory and Janelle Primes, who received his second liver on the 2nd of July at Texas Children’s Hospital. Our Guest of the Week was just given the a-OK to travel back home to Plaquemine, LA with his parents, but before leaving, Elias “rang the…

Financial Counseling with Sue Weber

  • Oct 15, 2018

Sue Weber hosted the monthly financial counseling with a special presentation on Medicare Open Enrollment. The pizza was provided by Nora’s Home.

Picturing A New Nora’s Home: Phase II Expansion Construction Photos

  • Aug 2, 2018

Despite some delay from hurricane Harvey, construction is nearly complete for the Phase II expansion of Nora’s Home. It has taken over a year to finish the new building, but the vision to double the lodging capacity of our hospitality home is almost realized. Please look through the snapshots below of the entire construction process…

Nora’s News: Independence Day BBQ

  • Jul 9, 2018

Stormy weather on Independence Day did not stop the celebrations at Nora’s Home as our guests enjoyed a summery 4th of July barbecue with fried chicken, corn on the cobb, potato salad, and fresh cut fruit. With a filling meal and good company among staff members and other guests, the Nora’s Home family had a…

Volunteer Spotlight: Wells Fargo

  • Sep 27, 2018

A big thank you to our volunteers from Wells Fargo who dropped by to help with our Phase 2 move-in on Friday, September 14 for their Day of Service. Volunteers broke a sweat helping move everything in and then shared dinner with our guests.  

Volunteer Spotlight: Tri-County Quilt Guild

  • Sep 27, 2018

On Tuesday, September 11 our favorite quilters from Tri-County Quilt Guild stopped by to bring us 33 of their beautiful and very welcomed works. See more of their work at the Tri-County Quilt Guild Facebook page.

Volunteer Spotlight: Wesley Hong

  • Sep 9, 2018

Nora’s Home is thanking Eagle Scout, Wesley Hong, for his amazing service to benefit our home. Over the summer he invited Nora’s Home to be a representative at a health fair, which served as his Eagle Scout project. Flashback to last month, he visited our hospitality home to serve as our Chef of the Day…