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Guests of the Week: Donald and Kay Kendrick

  • Time: May. 14, 2018, 11:05 AM

Say hello to Donald and Kay Kendrick from Carlsbad, NM.   Donald received his new heart 10 years ago at Houston Methodist Hospital.  During the Kendricks’ short stay at Nora’s Home, they have been awesome guests.  They started out making a very thoughtful donation to the Adopt a Family Fund.  Later they went shopping for food…

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Guest of the Week: Mark McCaa

  • Time: Apr. 24, 2018, 8:04 AM

Join us in wishing Mark McCaa all the best in health and happiness as he heads home this weekend with his awesome caregiver, Donna, and his brand new lungs.  Mark is from Round Rock, Texas and he was granted the gift of life at CHI St. Luke’s hospital.  When we asked about his stay at…

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As Seen In: Paper City Magazine

  • Time: Apr. 15, 2018, 4:04 PM

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

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As Seen In: The Katy News

  • Time: Mar. 27, 2018, 8:03 AM

From the article “Nora’s Home Welcomes New Board Members for 2018”:

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Guests of the Week: Joe and Janie Camarillo

  • Time: Mar. 26, 2018, 8:03 AM

Say hello to Joe and Janie Camarillo from Brownsville, Texas.  We are pleased the delightful couple selected Nora’s Home as their respite site following Joe’s LVAD implant surgery at Methodist Hospital.  As I spoke with the Camarillo about their stay with us, Janie was happy to share her thoughts, “We had such an awesome stay. …

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Guests of the Week: Mary Forte and Connie Franklin

  • Time: Mar. 11, 2018, 12:03 PM

Say hello to Mary Forte from Clarksville, Texas and Connie Franklin from Denver, Colorado.  The sisters are recovering at Nora’s Home following their transplant surgery performed at Houston Methodist Hospital where Connie blessed Mary with the gift of life by donating one of her kidneys.  What an awesome duo! 

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St Paul’s School Food Drive

  • Time: Mar. 9, 2018, 12:03 PM

A big thank you to the students, parents and faculty of St. Paul’s School for hosting a very successful Pantry Drive for our Nora’s Home family.  A special thank you to Chrisha Agrawal, Laura Atha, Amanda Duguid, and Laura Hobeika for their coordination and delivery of the goods.

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Line Dancing at Nora’s Home

  • Time: Mar. 1, 2018, 1:03 PM

What a fun night we had with Line Dance instructor, Kelly Miller (a three-time kidney transplant recipient), and her awesome team of dancers!  Some of our  guests danced while others enjoyed the music and the dancers.  Thanks ladies for a memorable evening!  

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Volunteer Spotlight: Bauer Women’s Society

  • Time: Feb. 28, 2018, 5:02 PM

Business students from the University of Houston’s Bauer Women Society spent their Saturday afternoon volunteering at Nora’s Home. We were grateful to have their assistance cleaning up around the home, working in the garden, and folding laundry. What an incredible group of young women!

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Chef of the Day – Houston Methodist’s Pathology and Genomic Medicine Department

  • Time: Feb. 27, 2018, 2:02 PM

A big and warm hug to the Houston Methodist’s Pathology and Genomic Medicine department led by team leader, Pat Cernoch, for being our committed Chefs of the Day. Pat and her team have adopted Nora’s Home guests as part of their family making sure that our guests enjoy delicious casseroles, salads, and desserts made with…

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