Photos: Clear Creek Intermediate Stats Challenge Rally
The Houston Texans and Schlumberger partnered together to bring the Stats Challenge math program to schools around Houston. Brennan Scarlett and Houston Texans Cheerleaders joined Clear Creek Intermediate for their Stats Challenge Kickoff Rally.
Photos: 2020 Huddle Against Hunger Surprise presented by Kroger
The Texans surprised kindergartners from Primrose School Summerwood at the Houston Food Bank when they came to donate over 500 pounds of food they had collected as part of Houston Texans Huddle Against Hunger presented by Kroger. Sign your classroom up today at here.
Photos: 2020 My Cause My Cleats
My Cause My Cleats is a League-wide initiative, offering players the opportunity to wear custom-designed cleats reflecting their commitment to charitable causes and organizations.
Photos: Deshaun Watson's 2020 My Cause My Cleats
Deshaun Watson hopes to inspire kids to pursue their goals and dreams during the NFL's Week 13 My Cause My Cleats game. Watson partnered with Nike and designer King Saladeen on his custom pair of cleats that will be auctioned off to raise funds for the Deshaun Watson Foundation.
Photos: Domestic Violence Awareness Month Initiative
The vice president of the Texans Foundation, Hannah McNair, delivered supplies and boxed lunches donated by the Lady Texans to the Houston Area Women's Center shelter and presented a check for a $5,000 donation to support their work. The work of the Houston Area Women's Center is more important than ever with the increased need of services due to the pandemic. To support the Houston Area Women's Center, click here.
Photos: Texans Players' Thanksgiving Donations
Houston Texans players are giving back to the community. Check out some photos from Justin Reid's partnership with Kids Meals to feed 100 families for Thanksgiving, Jacob Martin's turkeys for 45 families at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston, Deshaun Watson's turkeys & produce donation to over 400 families at Pro-Vision Academy and Whitney Mercilus' tradition of donating Thanksgiving dinner to Texas Children's patients and their families.
Photos: Super Turkey Food Drive
On Thursday, the Texans, TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, took part in the Super Turkey Food Drive, part of the 42nd Annual Thanksgiving Super Feast with the City of Houston and City Wide Club of America. Community members had an opportunity to drive up and drop off donation items needed to help feed Houstonians at the SUPER FEAST, also known as "The Nation's Largest Feeding" at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More than 30,000 underprivileged individuals, families, senior citizens, and veterans will be served this holiday season. Learn more here.
Photos: Texans, Touchdowns and Turkeys presented by USAA
As a thank you to service members, the Houston Texans, USAA, and USO Houston will provide Thanksgiving turkeys with all the fixings to 150 military families in a drive-thru event. The Texans will have goodies for the whole family to enjoy, Texans Cheerleaders, TORO, Legends, a DJ and more to bring a little cheer to the service members stationed at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base
Photos: Honoring Star of Courage Recipients in 'The Grove'
The Houston Texans and Apache are partnering with the Buffalo Bayou Partnership to start 'The Grove' where a tree will be planted for each Star of Courage recipient. The Star of Courage award recognizes first responders who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, bravery, and a commitment to Houston. We invite each of the honorees and their families, as well as all of the Houston community, to visit Buffalo Bayou Park and the Houston Police Officers Memorial to enjoy these beautiful trees.
Photos: Academy 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.
Photos: Salute to Service Moment presented by USAA
The Houston Texans and USAA recognized seven Chinese American World War II Veterans and Congressional Gold Medal recipients with their very own game ball!
Photos: Pros vs G.I. Joes presented by USAA
During Salute to Service Week presented by USAA, Houston Texans players had some friendly competition with service members stationed overseas in a Pros vs Joes-style videogame matchup. Players and service members had a chance to talk and enjoy some friendly competition while having some fun.