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Friends of DePelchin


Friends of DePelchin is a group of young professionals who are committed to supporting DePelchin’s mission through community awareness, philanthropy and volunteerism.  The funds raised by Friends of DePelchin, through membership and events, directly support the core programs and services of DePelchin Children’s Center. 

In addition, this group organizes networking opportunities, two annual fundraisers and unique volunteer opportunities. 

Be sure to visit the Friends of DePelchin Facebook page for updates, pictures and more! 

Join Friends of DePelchin

Annual membership dues are $35 for an Individual Membership and $45 for a Dual Membership.

To join Friends of DePelchin, please complete our Friends Online Membership Form

Membership Benefits

• Discounted entry fees to Friends of DePelchin special events
• Special volunteer events and opportunities benefiting children throughout the year
• Networking with other professionals
• Subscription to DePelchin's 'Today' newsletter
• Satisfaction of supporting one of Houston's most well-established charitable organizations

Friends of DePelchin Board

Chair: Anna Lyssa Cuevas

Chair-elect: Amy Hargis

Board Members:
Philip Christy
Jessica Gonzalez
Natalie Higdem
DJ Johnson
Lindsey Moorhead
Aditi Nayar
Stephen Quezada
Mark Swist
Robert Tinnell

For more information please contact friendsofdepelchin@depelchin.org or 713.802.7645.