Foundation Events and Fundraisers
Houston Texans Charity Golf Classic presented by Verizon
The annual Houston Texans Charity Golf Classic provides guests with an exclusive opportunity to mingle with Texans players, coaches, cheerleaders, ambassadors and executives. Each sponsorship foursome is paired with a Texans celebrity and a round of golf at the beautiful River Oaks Country Club. The event is preceded by the Texans Insider Dinner presented by BMW where sponsors are able to enjoy dinner while hearing insider remarks from Texans players and coaches. In 2013, more than $370,000 was raised to benefit the Houston Texans Foundation. To receive information on this event, please contact the Houston Texans Foundation department.
Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas
This annual event provides sponsors and fans who donate to the Houston Texans Foundation with the premier experience of closely interacting with every Texans player, the coaching staff and chairman and CEO Bob McNair. In 2013, more than 680 guests kicked off the season with the entire Texans football team and a keynote speech from the head coach. Held at the Westin Galleria, the 2013 event raised a record amount for the Houston Texans Foundation. Matt Schaub was honored as the 3rd Annual Spirit of the Bull Award winner for his community work and charitable efforts off the field. To receive information on this event, please contact the Houston Texans Foundation department.
Taste of the Texans presented by BP
More than 750 attendees from the 2013 Taste of the Texans presented by BP were treated to samples from some of Houston’s top chefs and restaurants while interacting with Texans players and their wives, Texans Ambassadors and Texans Cheerleaders. A record $330,000 was raised as proceeds benefitted the Houston Texans Foundation, the Houston Food Bank and Houston Methodist Hospital. To receive information on this event, please contact the Houston Texans Foundation department.
In 2013, more than $285,000 was raised from silent auctions that were held at all home games, several team events and nflauction.nfl.com to benefit the Houston Texans Foundation. Auctions included Houston Texans autographed memorabilia as well as unique Texans experiences and trips. Some of our most coveted items included a trip to the Pro Bowl in Hawaii, the chance to stand on the 50 yard line as an Honorary Coin Toss Captain pre-game, and one-of-a-kind framed memorabilia. To bid on these items in our gameday auctions, visit us at our table behind Section 140 in the southwest corner of Reliant Stadium before the end of halftime
Running of the Bulls 5K presented by H-E-B
In 2013, the Running of the Bulls 5k Run/Walk raised more than $212,000 for the Houston Texans Foundation. 5,500 fans came out to participate in this event that started and ended at Reliant Stadium. The route included drink stops with local radio stations, cheerleader and TORO appearances, and the chance to finish the race in the endzone inside the stadium. The younger fans were also able to join in, as 500 children ran the sold-out 1k. Runners were treated to a post-race party on the stadium floor with food, a live band, and Texans Ambassador autographs.