Stephen F. Austin State University

Service Partners

Service Partners

American Red Cross

Mission

The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers, and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world.

Needs

Volunteer maximum: 100

Seeking consistent volunteers.

Volunteer Requirements

Background check (paid for by the agency)

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday; 8am- 5pm

Contact Information

Dave Gray

(936) 564-2101 **preferred form of contact**
dave.gray@redcross.org

Physical Address


504 W. Frank Ave
Lufkin, TX

Boys and Girls Club of Deep East Texas

Mission

To inspire and enable all young people, especially those from disadvantaged circumstance, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Contact Information

Jeff Woods, President & CEO

2712 Park St. Nacogdoches

(936) 560-6844

woodsjd@bgcdet.org

Community Rx Help

Mission

To Provide assistance to low-to-moderate income persons in obtaining prescription medications needed to maintain optimal health.

Needs

Volunteer maximum: 1

Seeking Interns

Volunteer Requirements

none

Hours of Operation

Monday- Thursday; 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm

Contact Information

Tricia Hand, Executive Director

(936) 568-0055 **preferred form of contact**

commrxhelpnac@yahoo.com

Physical Address

1401 S. University Dr.
Nacogdoches, TX

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Deep East Texas

Mission

CASA recruits and trains volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care.

Needs

Seeking committed and consistent volunteers.

Volunteer Requirements

Must be 21 years of age

Complete a criminal history and CPS Background check

Complete 40 hours of training

Hours of Operation

Monday- Friday; 8am -5pm

Social Media

www.texascasa.org

Contact Information

Tonya Harris

(936) 560-4711 **preferred form of contact**

casa.det@sbcglobal.net

Physical Address

411 East Hospital Street
Nacogdoches, TX

Family Crisis Center of East Texas

Mission


The Janelle Grum Family Crisis Center of East Texas (Women's Shelter of East Texas, Inc.) is a nonprofit organization incorporated to enhance the safety of women, children and men by providing crisis intervention and advocacy services to reduce and prevent the occurrence of family violence and sexual assault through education and community awareness.

Needs

Volunteer maximum: 3

Seeking consistent volunteers and interns.

Volunteer Requirements


Background check (paid for by agency)

Complete Orientation

Hours of Operation


Monday - Friday; 8am-5pm

Social Media


www.familycrisiscenterofeasttexas.com

Contact Information


Gretta Rich
936-639-1681
grichwset@suddenlinkmail.com **preferred form of contact**

Physical Address


2401 Davisville Rd

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council

Mission

Build girls of courage, character and confidence, who make the world a better place.

Contact Information

Pawn Francis

1202 College Dr. Lufkin

(936) 634-4688

dfrancis@sjgs.org

GODTEL Ministries

Mission

Meet the inner spiritual needs of individuals and feed, clothe and house the homeless and less fortunate of Nacogdoches County

Volunteer Needs

Assist residents in finding jobs; teaching money management skills; serving meals; administrative duties; assistance at the new property with clearing land and construction

Contact Information

Royce Oliver

330 E. Main Street, Nacogdoches

(936) 569-7914

godtel@minister.com

Goodwill Industries of Central East Texas

Mission

"Empowering individuals, strengthening families, building communities - One Job at a Time."

Volunteer Needs

AmeriCorps, GoodGuides, Lawanda Clark Adaptive Technology Lab, VITA, and YouthWorks/YLT

Contact Information

http://www.lufkingoodwill.org

Nikki Roberts

301 Hill St. Lufkin

(936) 632-8838

nikki.roberts@lufkingoodwill.org

Habitat for Humanity of Nacogdoches

Mission

Sponsor specific projects in habitat development, starting with the construction of modest but adequate housing.

Contact Information

Miki Lynn

P.O Box 630683, Nacogdoches

(936) 564-3538

hfhn@sbcglobal.net

Health Horizons of East Texas, Inc.

Mission

Empower and serve the people of Deep East Texas with needs related to HIV/AIDS and other health issues

Contact Information

Dr. Wilbert Brown Jr. , Executive Director; Yolanda Tatum, Client Services Director

412 North Street Ste. F, Nacogdoches

(936) 569-8240

hhet@sbcglobal.net

The Helping House

Mission

The Helping House is dedicated to providing early intervention behavioral therapy for children with autism and other developmental delays, and promoting the educational needs of parents, educators, and professionals.

Volunteer Needs

Hands on: working with kids, developing learning materials, playing outside with children, supervising field trips

Other areas of need: grocery shopping, laminating materials, cleaning, general yard work, prep work for and conduction of garage sales which are done periodically to raise money.

Contact Information

Amanda Johnson

401 Houston, Nacogdoches

(936) 371-1536

Healthy Nacogdoches

Mission

The Healthy Nacogdoches Coalition is a committed group of community advocates who facilitate positive change to improve the health of the Nacogdoches community.

Volunteer Needs

Assistance with events promoting physical activity, office preparation work, handing out fliers. Day of event help, including registration and traffic flow.

Contact Information


Physical address:

1230 Raguet St.

Mailing address:

1204 N. Mound

Nacogdoches, TX 75961

(936) 569-4691
info@healthynacogdoches.org

Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful

Mission

To enhance our community by encouraging individual responsibility.

Volunteer Information


Help with events, maintence and clean-up, adopt a block programs.

Contact Information
David "Buzz" Dutton, Executive Coordinator
2516 North Street
P O Box 633030
Nacogdoches, TX 75963

ph: 936-560-5624
fax: 936-560-5624

info@keepnacbeautiful.org
Love In The Name Of Christ (Love INC)

Volunteer Needs

Administrative duties; assistance with special events

Contact Information

http://www.loveincnac.org/index.html

Laura Williford, Officer Manager

917 Ruby Street, Nacogdoches

(936) 569-8555

patti@loveincnac.org

Nacogdoches Animal Shelter

Volunteer Needs

Donations of food, newspapers, toys, etc. Walking of dogs. cleaning cages, yard work, socializing of animals.

Contact Information

Jamie Shelton, Animal Control Supervisor

P.O. Box 635030, Nacogdoches

(936)560-5011

sheltonj@ci.nacogdoches.tx.us

Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau

Mission

To encourage, enhance and promote tourism-related business and special events in the Nacogdoches area; to further the promotion of tourism and publicity for the area; and to promote Nacogdoches as a tourist destination throughout the state, regionally, nationally and internationally.

Volunteer Needs

Assisting with festivals and special events, helping with administrative duties, assisting with promotions.

Contact Information

www.visitnacogdoches.org

Jannette Watts, Media & Community Relations Coordinator

200 E. Main Street, Nacogdoches

(936) 564-7351 or 1 (888) OLDEST-TOWN

jannette@visitnacogdoches.org

Nacogdoches Treatment Center

Mission

Dedicated to helping children and adults with disabilities

Contact Information

Kathy Strong, Executive Director

119 Hughes, Nacogdoches

(936) 569-7173

ntc@suddenlinkmail.com

Salvation Army

Mission

Meet the spiritual and physical needs of small Texas communities through coordinated efforts between volunteer teams, management and staff.

Contact Information

LuVenia Owens, Region 1 Service Unit Representative

118 E. Hospital St. Nacogdoches

(936) 568-0900

luvenia_owens@uss.salvationarmy.org

Solid Foundation Association

Mission

Establish and build a solid foundation that stimulates educational, social, economic and spiritual growth in the Nacogdoches community for children, youth and adult residents.

Contact Information

John B. Cannings, President/Acting Director

2220 E. Main Street, Nacogdoches

(936) 615-3677

solidfoundation@suddenlinkmail.com