Community Fundraising

Fundraisers hosted by community members that benefit Texas Children’s Hospital

We’re grateful you’re here. Thank you for wanting to fundraise in support of the patients and families at Texas Children’s Hospital! There are several ways you can join us in raising funds for our patients and mission.

Online Fundraising:

Setup your own fundraiser in celebration of a birthday, a patient milestone or anniversary or any other special event. You can make a special occasion even more meaningful, honor a loved one or turn an event in to something much more by asking your family and friends to donate to Texas Children's. It's a wonderful way to recognize and commemorate the people and events in your life—and support a very worthy cause.

For many people, birthdays are a chance to do something bigger and better in the world—to finally make a difference! And what better difference to make than in the life of a child. Celebrate your birthday with Texas Children’s Hospital by setting up a birthday fundraiser!

Ask friends and family to give to Texas Children’s Hospital in honor of a loved one or caregiver, in memory of someone special, in thanksgiving for a child’s recovery or in celebration of a birth.

Whether you climb a mountain, run in a local 10K or cycle across Texas, individuals and teams can help Texas Children’s by incorporating fundraising into their sporting event.

Any idea is a good idea when it helps the patients at Texas Children’s Hospital! People of all ages can turn any idea or activity into something extraordinary for our patients.

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How to get started:

Please review our Community Fundraising Guidelines and submit your request by using this online form:

Community Fundraiser and Event Proposal Guidelines

Let’s Fundraise!.

For more information or to discuss an event proposal, please contact: Tarryn Lankford at communityevents@texaschildrens.org or 832-824-2938.

Community Events

Community Fundraising Donors: Throughout the year, many different generous and dedicated individuals host a variety of fundraisers from bake sales to golf tournaments to benefit Texas Children’s Hospital. We invite you to learn more of what is going on in the community by checking out the upcoming events and fundraisers below.

Antone’s Famous Po’ Boys will donate 50% of proceeds from the sales of the "The Dr. Hotez One World" sandwich during the months of March, April and May, to support the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development. Click here to learn more!

Support Texas Children’s, your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, the next time you shop at participating retailers. Donations taken at the register. Click here to learn more!

The Cork Project reduces items put into landfills and donates money towards cancer research. The Cork Recycling Program is benefiting Texas Children’s Cancer Center.

Jollie’s mission to do good is core to its operation. Rooted in a belief that “when you do good, you feel good,” we believe that is reflective of our actions whether they’re on the mat or out in the world. That’s why we make it our business to give back. Click here to learn more!

Make Your Shopping Count

Select shopping sites donate a percentage of purchases to Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children's Hospital has teamed up with a number of vendors to provide donors and friends with many opportunities to help support the hospital while they shop.

Kohl's Cares for Kids program supports Texas Children's Hospital through the sale of books and plush toys four times each year. All items go on sale for $5 each. Net proceeds benefit Texas Children's Hospital.

Located at 615 W. Alabama in Houston, Texas, The Blue Bird Circle Resale Shop offers a wide assortment of clean, reasonably priced items in both furniture and clothing. Profits from the shop primarily benefit The Blue Bird Circle Clinic for Pediatric Neurologyat Texas Children's Hospital.

For additional information, please call The Blue Bird Circle Resale Shop at 713-528-0470.

Texas Children's Patient Family Assistance Fund benefits when shoppers use the Kroger ShareCard or the Randalls Remarkable Card. The patient family assistance fund helps patients’ families with special expenses that may occur during their childs' illness.

Kroger: To make a donation at Kroger, simply present a Kroger ShareCard to the cashier. Print your own Share Card here (pdf).

Randalls: To make a donation at Randalls, connect your Remarkable Card with the Texas Children's Good Neighbor number (#2637) by printing the Good Neighbor application (pdf) and dropping it off at the service desk of your local Randalls store.

The 2013 Randalls Food Markets Kindness for Kids campaign benefiting the Pediatric Gene Research Program at the Cancer Center runs February 18 through March 11 at areas stores.  You may purchase a cutout kid for a $1 donation at the check-out stands.

Randalls supports Texas Children’s through its annual Kindness for Kids fundraising campaign. The campaign raises funds for the pediatric cancer gene research program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center. Special thanks to all Randalls employees and customers who participate.

Our Children’s Miracle Network sponsor stores are helping raise money for Texas Children’s through Miracle Balloon campaigns. The paper balloons and other icons (like hearts, footballs, snowmen, etc.) sell for $1 each, and 100 percent of the proceeds from Miracle Balloon purchases go directly to support Charity Care and its various programs at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Next time you make a purchase at one of the participating Children’s Miracle Network sponsor stores, make your shopping count by adding a $1 Miracle Balloon to your total.

Many Miracle Balloon campaigns are seasonal.

For more information about making a gift through your shopping, call our Community Gifts office at 832-824-2120 or email at jlsmart@texaschildrens.org.

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