Photos: Academy Sports & Outdoors Salute to Service Surprise
The Houston Texans, Andre Johnson and Academy Sports + Outdoors surprised Melissa Alvidrez with a special gift for the holidays. Melissa Alvidrez is the surviving sibling of Octavio Alvidrez, U.S. Navy Veteran who served for 10 years, including tours in the Iraq War, before passing away suddenly in 2015. She volunteers her time in the TAPS Houston Area Care Group, a local survivor support group that provides emotional support and camaraderie for military survivors. She and her mom will be recognized for all they do to support grieving military families in Houston.
📸 | Operation Finally Home: Breaking ground at the DelPozo home
We joined Operation Finally Home alongside USAA next Wednesday for a surprise groundbreaking for U.S. Army Specialist (SPC) Fernando DelPozo.
📸 | 2022 Youth Football Camp
We hosted the 2022 Youth Football Camp. Kids in the tackle and flag football camps participated in various drills with WR Nico Collins, TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders.
📸 | Coach's Cuts in Houston
Houston Texans Special Teams Coordinator, Frank Ross, has a longstanding tradition of cutting players and coaches hair in the locker room. This week, he took his skills outside the locker room and into the community by donating cuts to homeless men in Downtown Houston.
📸 | Rookie Splash Bash at the Houston Texans YMCA
The Houston Texans 2022 Rookie Class visited the Houston Texans YMCA for a fun day full of water fights, snow cones and smiles.
📸 | Inspire Change Grant recipient BenCheri Educational Center holds STEAM 44 Event
The Houston Texans, ConocoPhillips, Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages and Miller Lite awarded $400,000 through the Inspire Change Grant Fund to 15 local nonprofits and educational programs working to make a difference in the Houston community. We visited one of the Inspire Change Grant recipients, BenCheri Educational Center, this weekend for their "STEAM 44" event. Learn more.
📸 | Proud Pie receives the Small Business Boost
The Houston Texans and Amegy Bank recognized Proud Pie, a Katy bakery where all pies are baked from scratch with no additives or preservatives using small batches, who dedicates time and resources to helping the community.Learn more about this small business and the Small Business Boost here.
📸 | 2022 Scholarships for Champions
The Texans and Reliant surprised six student-athletes with $10,000 scholarships for exhibiting remarkable leadership on the field, in the classroom and throughout the community. Plus, Rex Burkhead gave everyone a tour of the Texans weight room and their own personal lockers.
The Texans and Reliant surprised six local high-school students with $10,000 to college.
📸 | 2022 Play Safe Football Clinic presented by Houston Methodist at NRG Stadium
The Houston Texans and Houston Methodist hosted a free, in-person clinic on Saturday, May 21 at the Houston Methodist Training Center. Kids, ages 7 to 14, joined Texans players, Cheerleaders, and more to learn about the importance of player safety while practicing football fundamentals.
📸 | Kirby's First Birthday Party
We celebrated Kirby's first birthday with Kroger, Harris County Pets and adoptable dogs! Learn more about Texans Pup here.
📸 | Texans Rookies Throw Out First Pitch for the Houston Astros
Houston Texans draft picks Derek Stingley Jr. and Kenyon Green threw out the first pitch at the Houston Astros game on Thursday.
📸 | 2022 Texans Care Volunteer Day
Last week, Houston Texans players, TORO, Texans Cheerleaders and fans volunteered at seven locations across Houston for Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Chevron!
📸 Texans Care Volunteer Day | Houston Food Bank
Houston Texans players, TORO, Texans Cheerleaders and fans volunteered at seven locations across Houston on Saturday. Check out the best photos from the Houston Food Bank site presented by BMW where volunteers packaged 42,273 meals to be distributed across Houston!