Tom is the President of the local Habitat For Humanities in the Houston area. He was also the Coordinator for the Houston Club of Notre Dame in a project (Serenity House) created to provide low-cost housing for patients and their families who came to Houston for cancer treatments. Tom has also been involved in the Tax Assistance Program for needy families.
Currently, Tom works with a team of two or three Senior Alums of Notre Dame at the Catholic Charities Guadalupe Food Bank. Twice a week, the team spends several hours packing grocery bags and distributing them to those in need in the Houston area.