2017 Back to School Project

If you need school supplies for your children, NAM may be able to help.

The Emergency Basic Needs program at NAM is offering walk-in registration beginning March 7, 2017 for the Back to School Project. Registration hours are as follows:

9 to 11 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays

NAM, 15555 Kuykendahl Road

Houston, TX 77090

The program provides school supplies for eligible households with a child enrolled in kindergarten to 12th grade during the 2017-2018 school year.

Requirements

To be eligible for the Back to School program, students must live in one of the zip codes listed at right or attend Klein ISD. In addition, the following documents must be provided when you come to register:

  1. Photo identification for each adult in the household
  2. Proof of birth for each child in kindergarten to 12th grade. (To attend kindergarten, the student must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2017).
  3. Proof of address in one of the zip codes listed at right, that is dated 30 days prior to the date of application. This can be a lease agreement, electric bill, natural gas bill, telephone bill, award letter for SNAP, or school records.
  4. 2017 award letter for SNAP, SSI, RSDI, Medicaid, CHIP, WIC benefits, Housing Choice Voucher Program Agreement OR
  5. Proof of household income for the past 30 days that is at or below 185% of the Federal poverty level.

A voucher for school supplies will be issued only for qualified households that provide all required documents at the time of application for assistance.

If you have questions or need additional information, please call the NAM Assistance Office at (281) 885-4597.


2017
Programa de Regreso a la Escuela

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM), estará aceptando solicitudes (sin cita previa) para el programa de Regreso a la Escuela a partir del día 7 de Marzo de 2017, los dias:

Lunes, miércoles y viernes de 9 a.m. a 11 a.m.

Martes de 5:00 p.m. a 6:30 p.m

El programa de Regreso a la Escuela proporciona útiles escolares a familias que son elegibles con niños inscritos en kínder hasta el grado 12th durante el año escolar 2017-2018.

Para recibir ayuda, las familias deben de cumplir con los siguientes requisitos:

A. Residir en los códigos postales 77014, 77032, 77038, 77050, 77060, 77064, 77066,77067, 77068, 77069, 77070, 77073, 77086, 77090, 77379, 77388, 77389, o asistir al Distrito Escolar Independiente de Klein ISD (se requiere comprobante de inscripción en una de las escuelas de Klein ISD).

B.    Proporcionar los siguientes documentos al momento de pedir ayuda:

  1. Identificación con foto de todos los adultos en su familia;
  2. Comprobante de nacimiento para cada estudiante que asiste al kínder – grado 12th (para asistir al kínder el estudiante debe de tener 5 años de edad en o antes del 1 de Septiembre, de 2017);
  3. Comprobante de domicilio con fecha de 30 días antes de la fecha de la solicitud;
  4. Carta de aprobación de 2017 de SNAP, SSI, RSDI, Medicaid, CHIP, beneficios de WIC, contrato de vales de vivienda; o comprobante reciente de ingreso de los últimos 30 días de  la familia que este a o inferior a 185 % del nivel de pobreza Federal.

Se otorgará un vale para útiles escolares solamente a familias que califiquen y que provean todos los documentos requeridos al momento de pedir ayuda.

Areas served

To be eligible for the Back to School Program, applicants must live in one of the following zip codes or attend Klein ISD. Students who attend Klein ISD but live outside of the zip codes listed must show proof of enrollment in a Klein ISD school.

  • 77014
  • 77032
  • 77038
  • 77050
  • 77060
  • 77064
  • 77066
  • 77067
  • 77068
  • 77069
  • 77070
  • 77073
  • 77086
  • 77090
  • 77379
  • 77388
  • 77389