Charity

Simone Biles Goes to the Mattresses for Foster Kids

The Olympic athlete knows firsthand the challenges faced by foster children, and has teamed up with Mattress Firm to help.

02/03/2017 By Rafa Farihah

Glad Tidings

YMCA Hosts Food and Toy Giveaway for Flood Victims

Plus: It's not too late to donate!

12/14/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Get Out

South Side Skate Park Celebrates Its 20th Annual Skate Jam This Saturday

Dozens of pro skaters are heading to Houston to help raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

11/02/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Charity

Bayou Preservation Association Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary With Special Gala

The organization raised over $175,000 to help aid Houston's bayous and streams.

10/11/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Sweet Charity

Get Your Gray Goodies at the 3rd Annual Depressed Cake Shop

This Sunday's star-studded bake sale raises money to battle depression and mental illness.

10/04/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Charity

Runway Houston

Project Runway and local designers showcased sneak peeks at River Oaks District benefitting Houston Crime Stoppers and Yellowstone Academy.

10/04/2016 With Ricaé Walker

Charity

MECA Celebrates Multicultural Houston with Special Gala

The non-profit organization features art, live performers and a lot of dancing.

09/20/2016

Theater

Eat, Drink and Make Merry at Cocktails and Coward

Main Street Theater’s annual fundraiser mixes martinis with a twist of Noël Coward.

08/10/2016 By Holly Beretto

Dance Like No One's Watching

A Little Help From My Friends Unites Dancers and DJs for a Doggone Good Cause

The annual dance party benefits Friends For Life Animal Rescue and Adoption.

07/29/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Charity

St. Luke's Foundation's Donor Dinner Preview's New Medical Campus

Baylor St. Luke’s presents designs of the upcoming $1.1 billion McNair medical campus.

06/08/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Soup for You

Empty Bowls Houston Lets You Help the Hungry—By Eating

In its twelfth year, there are even more reasons to love the Houston Food Bank benefit.

05/12/2016 By Laura Gillespie

Haute Horses

Equestrian Extravaganza Brings Premier Competition to Katy

The 71st Annual Pin Oak Charity Horse Show promotes healing through horsepower.

03/29/2016 By Camilla Cook

Slideshows

Children’s Learning Institute at UTHealth Tasting Dinner

UTHealth raises almost $60,000 for its programs focusing on developmental health.

03/14/2016 Photography by Sam Schultze

Do Some Good

Run These 5 Destination Races and Help Someone in Need

And get in shape, too.

11/24/2015 By Kayla Stewart

Slideshow

Children At Risk’s Annual Accolades Luncheon

The annual event at Hotel Zaza raises more than $260,000 to help stop human trafficking in Texas.

11/02/2015 By Nick Esquer Photography by Roswitha Vogler

Sweet Charity

Sky-High Dining for Charity at SkyHouse This Sunday

The semi-annual Lucky Dog fundraiser hits new heights at this one-off dinner with a delicious view.

10/20/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

It's a Pawty

Eat & Drink For a Cause: Paws & Prosecco

The Dogwood hosts animal rescue fundraiser November 8, and humans are welcome.

10/19/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Sweet Charity

Brian Cushing Supports Military Families with His Texans & T-Bones Fundraiser

Enjoy a lavish dinner at the Palm served by Texans players, including Cushing himself.

10/19/2015 By Elise Rambaud Marrion

Higher Grounds

Drink Coffee, Do Good

A new coffee shop in the Heights helps support victims of human trafficking.

10/16/2015 By Andrea Siso

Tex-Mex Tuesday

Taco Cabana Is Giving Away Free Tacos Today

Help support US veterans and enjoy a free taco while you're at it.

10/06/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt