NEWS

As Seen In: TMC News

  • Sep 27, 2018

From the article Nora’s Home Expansion Doubles Capacity to 32 Rooms:

Giving Spirits Concert To Benefit Nora’s Home

  • Jul 9, 2018

Thank you to everyone who endured the rain and humidity last Friday night and showed up at the Sugar Land Town Square on July 6th anyway for the Giving Spirits Concert to benefit Nora’s Home! We met some amazing people who have been touched by transplantation as either patients or loved ones, while enjoying the…

104.1 KRBE Around H-Town Radio Interview with Natalie Raymer

  • Jun 19, 2018

Last Monday morning on June 18th, the Executive Director of Nora’s Home, Natalie Raymer, featured on 104.1 KRBE’s Around H-Town segment. If you missed this radio interview about our hospitality home and the latest update on our Phase II expansion, please click on the arrow below to listen to the entire piece!

Chef of the Day and Game Night: Eisai Oncology

  • Jan 18, 2019

Eisai Oncology, with team leader LaToya Ramsey, stopped by the home this week and served our guests a delicious Mediterranean dinner. After the meal, they settled in for a fun evening of games. It was a truly enjoyable evening for one and all! Thanks to LaToya and everyone at Eisai!

Chef of the Day: Anya and Soleil White

  • Jan 11, 2019

Nora’s Home guests were the beneficiaries of Anya and Soleil White’s continuing generosity and commitment to our mission.  They returned to serve as Chefs of the Day for the third time in the past few months!  This time, they brought friends Ricardo, Donna, Camille, Camryn and Amaya to join in the fun.  Thanks to all for…

Chef of the Day: Rebecca Means

  • Jan 9, 2019

Our guests relished a recent holiday dinner thanks to the generosity of Chef of the Day Rebecca Means of St. Lukes!

2018 Gala Recap: PaperCity Magazine

  • Jul 30, 2018

From the article “Nora’s Home Hosts a $750,000 Party at Houston’s Hottest New Hotel”

2018 Gala: The Best Is Yet To Come

  • Jul 30, 2018

The 2018 Nora’s Home Gala moved to a new location, The Post Oak hotel. “The best is yet to come,” as guests celebrated the highly anticipated Phase II expansion that will open later this year in the summer of 2018. View all of the photos from the night of April 7th below.

2017 Gala: Giving Back To The Future

  • Jul 30, 2018

The 2017 Giving Back To The Future Nora’s Home Gala was held at Royal Sonesta on Friday, May 5th. Among other fun activities, entertainment included a casino with cocktails, a performance by iLuminate, and raffle for a Delorean at the end of the evening. To take a look through the photos below to witness the…

PRESS RELEASE: Successful Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. golf tournament

  • Jul 26, 2018

Another successful turnout for Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. golf tournament supporting organ failure and transplant patients at Nora’s Home Houston (February 5, 2018) – Nearly 120 golfers teed off for a cause at Hermann Park Golf Course on Friday, November 17, 2017, participating in the 4th Annual Nora’s Home Golf Classic presented by Satterfield…

2017 4th Annual Golf Classic

  • Jul 25, 2018

The 2017 golf tournament sold out, as sponsor enjoyed another year on the green at Hermann Park! The 4th annual Nora’s Home Golf Classic is presented by Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Inc., and all proceeds from the sponsorship event contribute to funding the Adopt-a-Family program. Please take a peak of the golf tournament below!

2016 Private Reception

  • Jul 25, 2018

On Thursday evening of October 13th, a special reception was held at Nora’s Home for the sponsors of the 2016 3rd Annual Golf Classic. Sponsors nibbled on hors d’oeuvres that were prepared by our patient guests and their families members, while speeches were made and door prizes were raffled off. For snapshots of the event,…

Guest of the Week: Hank Curbow

  • Feb 20, 2019

Our guest of the week is Hank Curbow, who received the gift of life on February 6th at Houston Methodist! Hank is pictured here with his kidney donor, Nolan Crawford, and Nolan’s mom Lori. They hail from Lufkin, TX. Hank enjoys playing the guitar, and Nolan likes to play video games and is also an…

Guest of the Week: Shauntet Thibodeaux-Joseph

  • Feb 13, 2019

 Our beautiful guest of the week is Shauntet Thibodeaux-Joseph! Yesterday Shauntet rang the bell, signifying her departure from Nora’s Home following the success of her recent kidney transplant at Houston Methodist! Shauntet stayed with us along with her husband Richard. They’ll be returning to Lafayette, Louisiana, where she’s looking forward to resuming her favorite hobbies,…

Guest of the Week: Abisael Gonzalez

  • Feb 1, 2019

Say hello to our guest of the week, Abisael Gonzalez! Abisael, 16, is a pre-kidney patient at Texas Children’s Hospital. Along with his mom Rosely, he’s traveled from Puerto Rico in order to stay with us. He really enjoys video games. We asked Rosely about their Nora’s Home experience, and she was kind enough to…

Staff Spotlight: Marilda Daniels

  • Nov 30, 2018

Today we’re highlighting our valiant Operations Manager, Marilda Daniels.  If you’ve ever visited us, you’ll know just how essential Marilda is to everything we undertake at Nora’s Home.  We couldn’t do it without her, and we couldn’t be more glad she’s on our team! Marilda recently reflected on her time with Nora’s Home: “Wow, five…

Financial Counseling with Sue Weber

  • Oct 15, 2018

Sue Weber hosted the monthly financial counseling with a special presentation on Medicare Open Enrollment. The pizza was provided by Nora’s Home.

Picturing A New Nora’s Home: Phase II Expansion Construction Photos

  • Aug 2, 2018

Despite some delay from hurricane Harvey, construction is nearly complete for the Phase II expansion of Nora’s Home. It has taken over a year to finish the new building, but the vision to double the lodging capacity of our hospitality home is almost realized. Please look through the snapshots below of the entire construction process…

Volunteer Spotlight: Sidney Cho

  • Feb 4, 2019

Sidney Cho recently continued a long tradition volunteer hosted tile-painting evenings for our guests. Thanks, Sidney!

Volunteer Spotlight: Olivia Wall

  • Jan 25, 2019

A huge note of gratitude to Olivia Wall, who recently dropped off a generous donation! She has a great connection to our mission at Nora’s Home, having worked as a Methodist Transplant Social Worker for 19 years! Said Olivia, who collected the donation articles as a part of her birthday celebrations, ” I was thrilled…

Volunteer Spotlight: St Luke’s Transplant Team

  • Jan 14, 2019

Thanks to the Transplant Team at St Luke’s for their recent donation of guest provisions!  Team members Mary, Jullian and Michelle stopped by the home to deliver the always-appreciated supplies!