Volunteers Provide Hope After Hurricane Harvey
(MISSOURI CITY, TX) – A Missouri City, TX, family is getting help with home repairs from damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. Rhonda Johnson received assistance through the Volunteers of America Texas (VOA Texas) Home Repair Program, which is funded by Niagara Cares, Niagara Bottling’s philanthropic division.
The Houston Home Repair Program provides home repairs to low-income families, seniors, veterans and individuals with disabilities throughout the community who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
On Thursday, January 17, employees from the Niagara Bottling plant in Missouri City will join VOA Texas staff to help provide additional updates to Johnson’s home including painting, caulking gaps and cracks in the siding and walls and minor landscaping.
The event provides the opportunity for local Niagara staff to learn more about the funded program and help out at one of the homes. Since 2017, 30 homes have been repaired with assistance from the Home Repair Program.
WHAT: Home repairs for a Missouri City family impacted by Hurricane Harvey
WHEN: Thursday, January 17
9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: 1219 Beechbend Drive
Missouri City, TX 77489
About Volunteers of America and Volunteers of America Texas
Volunteers of America is a national, nonprofit, faith-based organization dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. Volunteers of America Texas is a human service organization dedicated to helping the vulnerable to reach their full potential. Through our S.H.A.R.E.D. mission, we provide: Substance abuse treatment, prevention and recovery, Housing Assistance, Re-entry programs for those transitioning from prison, Employment and Disabilities services. With locations in more than 30 urban and rural communities, we’ve been making a difference for those who need the most help in Texas for more than 100 years.
About Niagara Cares
Niagara Cares, a philanthropic arm of Niagara Bottling, is committed to supporting local and national community initiatives serving children and families in need by engaging stakeholders and investing its resources. Niagara Cares efforts include national strategic partnerships, local community grants, employee engagement, volunteerism and the Andrew D. Peykoff, Sr. Scholarship Program. For more information, visit www.niagarawater.com/niagara-cares.
About Niagara Bottling
Niagara Bottling, LLC has been family owned and operated since 1963. Headquartered in Ontario, CA, Niagara operates bottling facilities throughout the U.S. and Mexico. As a leading manufacturer of store brand bottled water in the U.S., Niagara Bottling works closely with some of the largest retailers, grocers, club and convenience stores throughout the country. Niagara produces a variety of beverages including still, sparkling and flavored water, tea and isotonics. For more information, visit www.niagarawater.com.