Charity & Society

Galas

The Beat Goes On at the AHA Heart Ball

Early reports show the charity ball raised nearly $3 million.

02/07/2018 By Abby Ledoux

An Evening in Paris

The Junior League of Houston Enchants with Une Belle Nuit

The 70th annual charity ball brings French elegance and $800,000 for League programming.

02/06/2018 By Abby Ledoux Photography by Nikky LaWell

Ice, Ice Baby

Fresh Arts Shines Bright Like a Diamond, Raises $200,000

This year's Crystal Ball Gala raised more money than any in Fresh Arts' 15-year history.

02/06/2018 By Abby Ledoux Photography by Morris Malakoff

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Main Street Theater Saves the Groundhogs (And Raises Lots of Money)

"The Big Do!" raised six figures for MST's Childrens' Outreach Program and hosted our theater writer's stage debut.

02/05/2018 By Doni Wilson

Minute Maid Merrymaking

Astros, Gladys Knight, and Slim Thug Party Together for Charity

The Astros Foundation hosted its third annual Diamond Dreams Gala last Friday.

01/22/2018 By Abby Ledoux

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Sky High for Kids Holiday Carnival

The group visited Texas Children's Hospital to spread holiday cheer.

01/17/2018 With Marianna Corcoran

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Houston Area Parkinson Society Annual Awards Gala

Houston Area Parkinson's Society hosts their annual awards gala with star speakers and guests.

11/09/2017

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DASH Fall Market 2017

DASH hosts annual Fall Market with huge surprises for everyone!

11/07/2017

Local Love

At Kendleton Farms Market, Helping Women Heal

A farm in Fort Bend County is supporting survivors of sex trafficking by teaching them how to create—and sell—boutique-quality handmade wares.

10/27/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Benefetes

Fall Fashion Arrives at the Junior League's Opening Style Show

Tootsies wants you in a sparkly formal jumpsuit this fall. Get on board.

09/20/2017 By Nandi Howard

A High-Spirited Evening

Main Street Theater’s Cocktails & Coward Gala

Houston theater lovers came together for a good cause.

08/23/2017

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Secret Supper 2017

Our second annual Secret Supper at Killen's STQ, the Best New Restaurant of 2017, in photos

08/22/2017 With Liz Lopez

Ice House

Critical Operación: A Group of Venezuelan Ex-Pats Fights a Crisis Back Home

What started as an informal drive for medical supplies grew into Houston-based Operación Saludos a Venezuela.

07/18/2017 By Jasmina Kelemen

Back To School

YMCA Operation Backpack Needs Your Help

The YMCA of Greater Houston kicks off their month-long school supplies drive.

07/12/2017 By Bianca Rodriguez

Charity

Young Houstonians for Houston Children's Charity

Young Houstonians for Children's Charity hosts launch event.

06/29/2017 With Liz Lopez

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School Is Out, Finishing School Is In

MISS Academy opens its doors to launch the first-ever next generation finishing school benefitting Best Buddies

06/26/2017 With Paul Belsome IV

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Rhythm in the Heights Combines Live Entertainment With a Showcase for Chefs

Partners in Building and Recipe For Success Foundation are behind the new event.

06/20/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Charity

Springer's 3rd Annual All-Star Bowling Benefit

Astros star George Springer hosted the 3rd annual All-Star Bowling Benefit supporting SAY.

06/12/2017 With Paul Belsome IV

Charity

Great Age Movement Hosts Inaugural Fundraiser

Great Age Movement raises over $50,000 to build Houston's first senior playground.

06/01/2017 With Alexandra Wiesenthal

Charity

Swinging for the Cure

The Nancy Owens Memorial Foundation hosts its annual "Swing for the Cure" benefitting breast cancer research.

05/29/2017 With Paul Belsome IV