The House of Amos provides assistance to people in need through emergency food pantry operations and services designed to assist individuals in gaining healthy families, meaningful employment and achieving self-sufficiency. Our vision is to have a substantial, positive impact on nourishment, education, and health of the needy through the following services:


In 2016, the House of Amos

  • Provided more than 58,000 lbs of food and hygiene items to 2,183 families made up of 6,826 individuals
  • Approximately 8,000 lbs of fresh produce was distributed at our monthly supplemental distribution  
  • Distributed 4,900 sack lunches to children on Saturdays. Lunches were provided by Memorial Drive United Methodist Church Soup Mobile
  • Enrolled 234 adults in ESL and citizenship classes
  • Distributed more than 1,100 Christmas gifts to 450 children. Gifts were donated from ICON, First United Methodist Church's Wonderland in Westchase, Alief ISD schools, Shell Technology Center Houston and many generous individuals. In addition, 85 families received food for a Christmas meal.
  • Individuals and groups, for a total of 80 people, provided more than 2,340 hours of volunteer service throughout the year

                                                 2017 Calendar of Events

Dec 16, 2017 - 10 am - Food pantry will be closed for the Children's Christmas Party. Children ages 3 to 8 may meet with Santa and receive a gift. First come, first served. Maximum of 100 children.

Tuesday, December 19 through Thursday, December 21 - NO FOOD PANTRY SERVICE

Friday, December 22 and Saturday, December 23 - Food Pantry will be open

Dec 25, 2017 through January 1, 2018 - House of Amos will be closed. We wish everyone a joyous holiday season and a healthy and prosperous New Year

January 3, 2018 - Registration for Citizenship classes. Class begins January 4, 2018

January 3, 4, 5, 2018 - Registration for ESL classes Winter term

January 8, 2018 - ESL classes begin for Winter term







8030 Boone Road   Houston, TX77072   

Emergency Food Services:  281-495-9061    Educational Service: 832-328-0696   


   Monday - Thursday9 am to 12 Noon *

         Saturday10 am to 12 Noon*

      *We begin serving our last food client at 11:45 am