Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Sidney Cho

  • Time: Feb. 4, 2019, 8:02 AM

Sidney Cho recently continued a long tradition volunteer hosted tile-painting evenings for our guests. Thanks, Sidney!

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Volunteer Spotlight: Olivia Wall

  • Time: Jan. 25, 2019, 3:01 PM

A huge note of gratitude to Olivia Wall, who recently dropped off a generous donation! She has a great connection to our mission at Nora’s Home, having worked as a Methodist Transplant Social Worker for 19 years! Said Olivia, who collected the donation articles as a part of her birthday celebrations, ” I was thrilled…

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Volunteer Spotlight: St Luke’s Transplant Team

  • Time: Jan. 14, 2019, 8:01 AM

Thanks to the Transplant Team at St Luke’s for their recent donation of guest provisions!  Team members Mary, Jullian and Michelle stopped by the home to deliver the always-appreciated supplies!

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Volunteer Spotlight: LifeGift

  • Time: Jan. 8, 2019, 10:01 AM

Our guests enjoyed a festive atmosphere in the LifeGift sunroom over the holidays thanks to the efforts of LifeGift Kristina Ruiz-Healy, who stopped by to decorate. Thanks, Kristina!

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Volunteer Spotlight: Claudette Campbell and Sonia McGrath

  • Time: Jan. 7, 2019, 1:01 PM

An enormous note of gratitude to Claudette Campbell and Sonia McGrath, who visited us not long ago with a bountiful donation of guest supplies!  Claudette and Sonia were representing their wonderful network, the  Association of Jamaican Nurses of Greater Houston.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Methodist IT Group

  • Time: Dec. 19, 2018, 10:12 AM

The Methodist IT team returned to Nora’s Home recently to generously present us with a check  from proceeds raised at their annual Fall Festival raffle.  They then remained to prepare and share dinner with our guests. Thanks, Methodist IT!  

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jesse McMillian (Part Two)

  • Time: Dec. 13, 2018, 9:12 AM

After installing the miniature golf course with his Eagle Scout Troop last weekend, Jesse McMillian returned to Nora’s Home to exhibit the course to one of our young guests, Ximena.  As you can see, it was a special day for everyone involved. Thanks again, Jesse!

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jesse McMillian

  • Time: Dec. 13, 2018, 9:12 AM

Nora’s Home and our guests received a special holiday treat last weekend! On Saturday,  Jesse McMillian and fellow members of Troop 55 built a miniature golf course on the grounds of Nora’s Home for Jesse’s Eagle Scout project.  Jesse, a junior at Strake Jesuit College Preparatory, raised more than $14,000 for this initiative. Thanks Jesse and Troop…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Methodist IT Group

  • Time: Dec. 10, 2018, 8:12 AM

Recently, members of the Houston Methodist IT group spent the day at Nora’s Home.  These industrious volunteers pitched in on several projects around the home, including hanging patient-decorated tiles, cleaning the gas grill, baking a cake for our guests, and clearing the ground for an upcoming Eagle Scout Project (stay tuned for more on that shortly)!…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Becky Means

  • Time: Dec. 6, 2018, 9:12 AM

Last week, Becky Means with Transplant Administration at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center stopped by to donate a couple of Christmas trees for our seasonal decorations.  The holidays are kicking into gear at Nora’s Home!   Thanks, Becky!

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