The President of Bel, Sid Mollai states: “We are very happy to do this. It is very important to give back to our Texas community that has supported us & feel that Catholic Charities makes a huge difference for the good of many people in our communities.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 08, 2013
To announce this, a Share Your Blessings kick off party was held to celebrate Catholic Charities annual Christmas program that provides help to more than 5,000 clients from children to senior citizens in need thru 15 various programs. Bel Furniture management & employees, Catholic Charities patrons, sponsors, & workers enjoyed an evening of holiday festivities at a sponsors home in the Heights section of Houston on the evening of Oct.12, 2013.
Food, drinks, & gifts were provided to all who attended by the Mollai family of Bel Furniture. The party was attended by Cynthia Nunes Colbert, President/CEO of Catholic Charities, Catholic Charity board members, and the owners and management team of Bel Furniture.
The food drive will help raise the issue of hunger awareness and the food collected will benefit the general public in Harris & Ft. Bend counties with two large food pantries that distribute fresh fruits, vegetables and canned goods in southeast Houston and in Richmond, Texas.
The partnership allows Bel Furniture to concentrate its outreach to the community by utilizing Catholic Charities many programs & resources to bring to reality, true giving & help during this holiday time.
As an added incentive for everyone to participate including other companies, churches, and organizations, Bel Furniture will hold a drawing for anyone who does donate and a chance to win a new Texas Home Collection living room set. You must make a food donation for a chance to enter and win.
Bel Furniture & Catholic Charities are very proud to work together to provide asistance & comfort to those truly in need at this holiday time. Both look forward to a growing collaboration thru the years.
Bel Furniture’s owners have the wonderful feeling of being blessed & supported by Houston & its surrounding communities since 1999. They truly believe in giving back to those communities that have made possible it spectacular growth over its history.
About Catholic Charities
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston provides a comprehensive network of social services aimed at promoting and facilitating self-sufficiency. Services include basic needs assistance, affordable home ownership and transitional housing programs, counseling, disaster recovery, HIV/AIDS ministry, refugee resettlement, immigrant legal services, pregnancy services, adoption and foster care, pregnancy services, and case management for seniors. Catholic Charities serves more than 80,000 people annually throughout the Greater Houston area. Catholic Charities is a nonprofit, United Way agency. For more information, visit http://www.catholiccharities.org.