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Oilfield Helping Hands to Host Saltwater Fishing Tournament

Oilfield Helping Hands to Host Saltwater Fishing Tournament

Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH), a nonprofit charitable organization comprised of volunteers devoted to providing assistance to oilfield workers in financial crisis, will be hosting its 14th Annual Saltwater Fishing Tournament on June 21-22, 2018, at Port O’Connor Community Center in Port O’Connor, Texas. >> LEARN MORE The two-day e...
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Oilfield Helping Hands Appoints William Markus as First Executive Director

Oilfield Helping Hands Appoints William Markus as First Executive Director

Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH), a non-profit organization that helps oilfield families in financial crisis, has appointed William (Bill) Markus as its first executive director. Based in Houston, Markus will be responsible for managing the support staff and day-to-day operations; raising funds; growing the organization; guiding and assisting committee chairs; and maintaining a proper balance of income and grants.

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2018 OHH Pistol Shoot Recap

2018 OHH Pistol Shoot Recap

The OHH Pistol Shoot Committee would like to thank all participants and their companies, our amazing volunteers, our host, Shooters Station Arms and its personnel, and especially OUR SPONSORS for making this year’s event a success. We extend a special thank you to the following sponsors who contributed greatly to our successful event: EVENT T...
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SPE International Presents OHH with Check for Harvey Recovery

SPE International Presents OHH with Check for Harvey Recovery

SPE International recently presented Oilfield Helping Hands with a check for $6,000 to go toward Harvey recovery efforts. Attending the check presentation were, from left, Lisa Li, Trey Shaffer, Gary Brooks and John Kolmoskl. We thank SPE and all the other generous donors who have stepped up to help with the Harvey recovery effort.
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OHH Receives Grant from The Newfield Foundation

OHH recently received a generous funding grant from The Newfield Foundation in support of its continued mission of helping oilfield families in crisis. Established in 2001, The Newfield Foundation stands as the cornerstone of Newfield Exploration’s community investment program. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through support of programs in t...
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OHH to Distribute $200,000 In Harvey Relief

The funding must be distributed within the next 120 days … Help us spread the word! Oilfield Helping Hands is excited to announce that we have received $200,000 in funding from the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund established by Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Emmett, administered by the Greater Houston Community Foundation. The Hurricane Har...
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OHH’s Harvey Recovery Assistance

Help Us Spread the Word! Oilfield Helping Hands has set funds aside for recovery in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Board members are committed to quickly reviewing and processing funding requests from qualified applicants to assist oilfield families in Houston and surrounding areas as they rebuild their homes and lives. >> LEARN MORE To da...
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2017 Houston Fall Clays

2017 Houston Fall Clays

Oilfield Helping Hands held the Fall Classic Sporting Clays Tournament on October 13, 2017, at Westside Sporting Grounds 10120 Pattison Rd. Katy, TX 77493. Participants enjoyed a beautiful day of competition, fun and camaraderie, all benefiting the Texas oilfield community. Thank you to all participants, volunteers and sponsors for supporting this...
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Harvey Recovery Effort

Harvey Recovery Effort

A Letter From the President Our hearts and prayers go out to all those affected by Harvey and its aftermath. Oilfield Helping Hands is an organization committed to helping oilfield families in need and the current weather and flooding woes are no different. OHH is ready to assist oilfield families in the Houston and surrounding areas as they reb...
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