Open for Service

Conquering challenges through collaboration to provide stability and support for families since 2001.

$62,214

177 supporters

$100,000 goal

Team Members

Barry

$15,794

31 supporters

Laura

$5,600

20 supporters

Ricardo

$4,505

17 supporters

Noel

$6,825

5 supporters

Carolyn

$9,100

3 supporters

Martin

$3,100

7 supporters

Harvey

$2,300

6 supporters

Arthur

$2,200

5 supporters

Janet

$3,100

3 supporters

Cathy

$700

8 supporters

Jakki

$500

6 supporters

Traci

$1,050

2 supporters

Event

NOV
12

Open for Service: Conquering Challenges through Collaboration at Spring Branch Family Development Center

Thursday from 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM CST

Live Stream

Add to Calendar 2020-11-12 12:00:00 2020-11-12 12:30:00 America/Chicago Open for Service: Conquering Challenges through Collaboration at Spring Branch Family Development Center We look forward to connecting with new and current supporters of the Spring Branch Family Development Center through a virtual luncheon! Pull up your chair, grab a sack lunch, and hear how we are adapting to serve our community to provide stability and support during challenging times. Learn about how we are planning for the future to continue extending the reach and impact of our services.

This event will be livestreamed on our Givebutter page: https://givebutter.com/sbfdc

This event will be livestreamed on our Givebutter page: https://givebutter.com/sbfdc

We look forward to connecting with new and current supporters of the Spring Branch Family Development Center through a virtual luncheon! Pull up your chair, grab a sack lunch, and hear how we are adapting to serve our community to provide stability and support during challenging times. Learn about how we are planning for the future to continue extending the reach and impact of our services.

Organizer

Story

Thank you for those who could participate, live. If you could not attend, please feel free to watch the video of the program, above. Thank you for your support and interest!

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The times we are living in have presented challenges for everyone. They also are providing opportunities for creative service.

Join us, for half an hour, as we share ways that the Spring Branch Family Development Center has been adapting and retooling our programs to continue to offer diverse, crucial services to families that need them in the Greater Houston area. 

Learn more about how you can be a part of our efforts to empower families with resources in education, recreation, health and social services.

Our program participants will include:

  • Jordi Villa – one of Panda Path PreK’s first students who is now in college with the desire to return to SBISD to teach
  • Robert Martinez – a Food Bank core volunteer who helped SBFDC quickly develop new, safe practices to serve families during the pandemic
  • Bingiee and Cara Shiu – two super volunteers who’ve recruited many others to help serve thousands of families during the pandemic
  • Dr. Jennifer Blaine – Superintendent of Schools of the Spring Branch Independent School District, discussing the Center’s partnership with SBISD
  • Mike Smith – Chief Program Officer of the Spring Branch Community Health Center, who’ll describe how the Center re-tooled this year’s back-to-school vaccination program
  • Ricardo Barnes – the Center’s Executive Director
  • And the members of the Center Board - Barry Abrams, Harvey Brown, Linda Buchman, Carolyn Davis, Noel Denison, Arthur Forbus, Angie Grindon, Jakki Hansen, Janet Horton, Kim Irwin, Traci Jensen, Karen Liska, Martin Mayo, Adam Milasincic, James Shaddix and Cathy Urquhart.

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177 supporters

$100,000 goal

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