Sweet Charity

Giving Thanks by Giving Back at The Beacon

The Beacon feeds hundreds of Houston's homeless each day—but only with your help.

11/26/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Touchdown Throwdown

Come to Our Thursday Night Gumbo Smackdown

Get gumbo from six of the city's best chefs and cocktails from Jack Daniels.

11/25/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

'Cue for a Cause

BBQ Boss John Mueller Heading to Houston This Weekend

Famed Austin pitmaster John Mueller is returning to Houston for a one-day-only charity barbecue.

11/19/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Sweet Charity

Two Tasty Ways to Help Typhoon Victims

Two upcoming food-focused events will benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

11/14/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slideshow

Children’s Memorial Hermann’s Under the Boardwalk Gala

Houston stepped out in style to party for Children’s Memorial Hermann.

11/13/2013

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Una Notte in Italia for Bo's Place

Houston came out to the Omni to support Bo’s Place, which offers free support to grieving families that have lost a loved one.

11/11/2013

Charity

The Best of Luck

New Hope Housing’s founder has a complicated relationship with luck.

10/31/2013 By Catherine Matusow

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Houston Police Foundation 6th Annual True Blue Gala

Wherein interactive demonstrations included a shoot house, bomb squad missions, and SWAT rappelling

10/31/2013

Charity Events

At Habitat for Horses, It's One Rescue at a Time

How to bring a suffering, starving horse back to health—and then save hundreds more.

10/24/2013 By Kerry H.

We Were There

An All-Houston, High-Fashion Calendar Debuts at Tootsies

Houston's best dressed go chic for charity.

10/10/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

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Friends for Life Gala

Raising $450,000 for homeless animals currently in the Friends for Life Program

10/10/2013

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Deacons of Deadwood Motorcycle Club Charity Ball

In attendance: psychedelic blues-rock legends Moving Sidewalks, headed by ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons

10/01/2013

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19th Annual Bering Omega Community Services Sing For Hope Gala

This year’s theme, "Take Flight,” featured boarding passes designating seating assignments.

10/01/2013

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Houston Symphony Gala

Centennial Opening Night Gala: An Evening with Reneé Fleming and the Houston Symphony

09/27/2013

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Black Tie Ball

Jewel entertains a crowd of 500, raising hundreds of thousands for the mentoring program

09/24/2013

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3rd Annual Houston PetSet Gifting Event

Houston PetSet has raised more than $750,000 to date for Houston's animal shelters and non-profit organizations.

09/04/2013

Quick Hit

Donate to Boston and Come Away with Manolos

Vince, Gucci, Prada—all for charity

04/22/2013 By Magda Rucinski