The Combined Municipal Campaign allows city employees to demonstrate their strong sense of community by supporting environmental, health and social welfare issues that concern the citizens of Houston.


Want to organize an event? You can find the steps here!

To organize a future volunteer event, get started by selecting New Volunteer Activity from your Bright Funds profile. Now, select Organize a volunteer event.

Before you enter your event in Bright Funds, be sure to coordinate the event details with the nonprofit beforehand!

volunteer event

Next, search for and select the nonprofit. Fill out the event information including the title, the description of the activity, and location.

Click Continue to event schedule, then:

  1. Add a time that people can volunteer. For example, January 1 from 9:00am - 1:00pm. 
  2. Fill out the remaining information including hours per volunteer, attendee limit and skills
  3. Click Save shift 

Choose Add another shift if there are multiple different times or roles that people can sign up for. Volunteers will be able to select which shift they would like to join when viewing the event. Tip: If you are organizing a multi-day/week/month activity, we recommend setting up multiple shifts.

If you know that someone is joining, you can add them directly under Who's going. Click on the Invite tab to invite new individuals or groups. Everyone who is invited will receive an email invitation and can sign up for the event to track their volunteer time. Click Publish event when the event is ready to go.

After publishing the volunteer event, you can post updates, invite more people to join, and manage attendees.


Being a part of the CMC

Demonstrating a strong sense of community by supporting issues that concern the citizens of Houston.

Hear what they are saying about the CMC!

Sandra J. Schultz, President/CEO

"Thank you for touching lives through your generosity. Every day, because of the caring hearts of friends like you, we see lives changed as Houstonians begin to live the life God has planned for them and return to work to support their families."

-Sandra J. Schultz, President/CEO
Roy G. Perry, Chairman & President

"We are grateful for your faith in the ability of this Foundation to carry out its mission of raising funds to support projects and programs at Prairie View A&M University. This is only possible because of thoughtful contributions from people like you."

-Roy G. Perry, Chairman & President