Entering it’s 6th year, the Gift of Guidance returns to this holiday season as a way for up to 10 Houston area nonprofits to get exclusive marketing help from local social media experts.
Organized by the Social Media Breakfast in Houston (SMBHOU), qualifying non-profit organizations can receive pro-bono advice during the organization’s December meeting. Staff or volunteers from the selected nonprofits will meet with talented SMBHOU members who will help them fine-tune social media approaches, tools and techniques.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday November 15th, 2016 (Midnight) DATE OF EVENT: Friday December 9, 2016, Canopy on Montrose
Finding a way for Houston to address homelessness has long been a issue. But the city and private donors are continuing to address it more progressively through funding of permanent housing designed for veterans and other segments of the homeless population. A major contribution from JP Morgan/Chase announced this week pushes it even further by supporting The Way Home homeless initiative. (KHOU 11 News)
The devastating impact of Hurricane Matthew on the east coast and the Caribbean should not be lost on the Texas Gulf Coast. Although we have been spared another storm since Hurricane Ike hit in 2008, we know eventually another storm will hit the Houston region. And researchers are saying we are not prepared for a storm as big and strong as Matthew, which could disrupt lives and our environment. (Video: KHOU 11 News)