Welcome to the Houston Chapter website. In addtion to Houston Chapter news and materials, you also have the advantage of easy navigation to all of the resources and information that the Amigos international site has to offer. It allows us to make available to you the timely and and ever-changing articles, project descriptions, forms, FAQs, videos and information of the IO site. And during the summer there is easy access to the various project updates which are all maintained by the IO and the project staff in the field.
Our site also has links for online fee payment and for making online contributions.
Our WELCOME HOME DINNER will be Sunday, August 17th
4:00 pm Southside Place Clubhouse 3743 Garnet
THE HOUSTON CHAPTER WILL OPEN APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2015 ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2014.
We have scheduled 3 INFORMATION SESSIONS for prospective volunteers. All sessions will be at the Amigos International Office 5618 Star Lane
Sunday, October 26th at 3:00 pm
Sunday, November 9th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, November 4th (En Espanol) at 7:00 pm
Interviews will be scheduled in November.
Training will begin in January 2015
Please read below for more information about the Amigos program.
2014 Houston Chapter Volunteers Ticket Party June 1
Summer 2014 Projects on Tumblr
We held our Ticket Party JUNE 1st. Check out our Facebook Page below for photos of the event.
first groups to leave head out June 10th
About our Chapter:
Live with host families in Latin American communities
Work in in teams of 2 or 3 to promote basic health and environmental education
Partner with local Latin American agencies, schools, clinics and communities
Bridge cultures through humanitarian service and by forming new friendships