Aug
22
Thu
2019
HelpCure HD Luncheon @ River Oaks Country Club
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sep
6
Fri
2019
Fantasy Football Draft Night @ NRG Stadium
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fantasy Football Draft Night @ NRG Stadium

Attire: Home Team

Chairmen: Michael Knudsen and Fred Wahrlich

Party Notes: Draft your own NFL team, buffet dinner, auction and prizes

Benefiting: Today’s Harbor for Children whose mission is to provide healthy, comprehensive care for children and families in crisis. For children who are experiencing family hardship, neglect, abandonment or abuse, the Harbor provides a family environment in a home setting. Through its programs, the Harbor strives to help children learn to overcome self-destructive patterns, break cycles of abuse, develop social skills, learn responsibility, and work towards becoming healthy, happy and productive members of society.

Sep
19
Thu
2019
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Hope Fashion Show @ Stanley Korshak
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sep
26
Thu
2019
Best Cellars Celebrity Wine Dinner @ Hotel ZaZa Museum District
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Best Cellars Celebrity Wine Dinner @ Hotel ZaZa Museum District

Attire: Cocktail

Chairman: Franelle Rogers

Honorary Chairmen: Carolyn Faulk, Cathy and David Herr, Jeanie and Jim Janke, Dean Putterman

Wine Hosts Chairman: Robert T. Sakowitz

Events: Champagne reception, gourmet four-course meal prepared by

guest chefs with wine from top wine collectors, auction

Entertainment: Pat Green

Benefiting: The T.J. Martell Foundation is a national 501(c )(3) founded by the music industry.  To date more than $280 million  has been raised to fund innovative cancer research at flagship hospitals across the United States.

Oct
23
Wed
2019
On Site: 50 Years of Public Art of the University of Houston @ Wilhemina's Grove, University of Houston
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Attire: Cocktail (artfully chic with sensational sneakers!)

Chairmen: Beth Madison, Beth Robertson and Judy Nyquist

Artist Honoree: Trenton Doyle Hancock

Party Notes: Cocktails, Strolling Supper Under the Stars and Surrounded by Art

Benefiting: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Public Art of the University of Houston System (PAUHS) – one of the most important collections in the country, showcasing the new Temporary Public Art Program Series, announcing the future of the program, and new plans for the Collection

Oct
30
Wed
2019
Medical Bridges One People, One World Gala @ Hotel ZaZa Museum District
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Medical Bridges One People, One World Gala @ Hotel ZaZa Museum District

Attire: Cocktail

Chair: Harry Gee

Honorary Chair: Clay Neff

Honoree: Dr. Paul Klotman

Events: Cocktails, dinner, auction

Tables: $25,000, $10,000, $5,000 and $3,500; Individual Tickets starting at $400

Contact: Gidget Swift gswift@medicalbridges.org or 713.766.6557

Benefiting: Medical Bridges recovers medical surplus that would otherwise be discarded and redistributes it to hospitals, clinics and healthcare providers in less fortunate countries. Their goal is to continue bridging the healthcare gap, connecting those who have with those who hope. For more information www.medicalbridges.org

Nov
15
Fri
2019
National Philanthropy Day @ Hilton Americas
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
National Philanthropy Day @ Hilton Americas

Chair: Amy S. Lampi

Co-Chair: Kate Yadan

Honorary Chairs: Phoebe and Bobby Tudor and Phillips66

Benefiting: The Greater Houston Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, an international association of professionals who advance philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice effective and ethical fundraising. The core activities through which AFP fulfills this mission include education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing, and advocacy. Website: www.afphouston.org

 

Nov
16
Sat
2019
A Royal Affair – Reigning Cats and Dogs 33rd Annual Celebrity Paws Gala @ Royal Sonesta
Nov 16 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
A Royal Affair - Reigning Cats and Dogs 33rd Annual Celebrity Paws Gala @ Royal Sonesta

Attire: Black Tie

Chairmen: Frances Moody and Tony Buzbee

Honorary Chairmen: Julie and Brook Brookshire

Honoring: Debbie & Roger Clemens, Meredith Flores, Katie Gibson, Samantha & Raz Halili, Ronnie Killen & Kelley Louis, Edna Meyer-Nelson, Jennifer & Chap Pinkerton, Kristi Schiller, Kristina Somerville, Beth Wolff, Junior Honorees Reagan, Rilley & Delaney Bond

Events: Cocktails, silent, live & big board auction and presentation of Honorees and their pets

Benefiting: Citizens for Animal Protection, a non-profit service organization, has served pets and people in Greater Houston for over 46 years. Since 1972, CAP, a National winner of the PetSmart Charities Humane Award of Excellence, has sheltered and cared for over 450,000 orphaned, neglected and abandoned animals. CAP has been awarded a 4- Star rating for sound fiscal management with www.CharityNavigator.com for the 12th consecutive year. Only 1% of the charities rated nationwide have achieved this exceptional distinction. www.cap4pets.org

 

Jan
15
Wed
2020
Jubilee of Caring @ River Oaks Country Club
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Attire: cocktail

Chairmen: Honorees: Whitney and Jim Crane

Party Notes: Reception, dinner, award presentation and celebration of 25 years of HCHD Foundation

Benefiting: Harris Health Ben Taub Hospital Level 1 Trauma Center

Harris County Hospital District Foundation – The mission of the Harris County Hospital District Foundation is to enhance the broad healthcare mission of the Harris Health System by soliciting and raising funds for and increasing the community’s awareness of Harris Health System