They build and repair houses in partnership with families in need. Homeowners work with volunteers and then repay the costs of materials on terms they can afford, with no interest charged or profit made. This is charity with dignity that creates decent homes and revitalizes communities.
The mission at ETCADA is to reduce substance abuse and dependency within our East Texas communities.
Because I Care (BIC) is a volunteer recruitment group, based in Longview, TX, which supports the BE THE MATCH Registry for marrow donors. Their mission is to educate the general public regarding the potential for marrow and blood stem cell donors and the transplant procedures involved. To recruit as many potential marrow and stem cell donor as possible, focusing on people of color where the need is greater.
Making a Difference in the Lives of Children – East Texas CASA will create a positive future for abused and neglected children by recruiting and training highly qualified volunteers to insure the safety, protection, and permanent placement of children.
Scouting is adventure, family, fun, character, leadership and so much more. In Scouting, boys and girls start with their best right now selves and grow into their very best future selves. It’s fun, hands-on learning and achievement that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today – and for life.
Helping Hands strives to be a place to meet the needs of the people in the community, whether that be physical through food or utility assistance or spiritual, by striving to love like Jesus – We offer assistant foremost through a food pantry. Clients may come for an emergency supply of food every 30 days as need. We are also able to provide assistance with water bills, prescriptions, gas and hotel vouchers when funds are available.