Swing for Kids' Sake Sets New Fundraising Record for Big Brothers Big Sisters
HOUSTON, TX – November 5, 2013 – Around 500 golfers teed off Monday for the 15th Anniversary of the Swing For Kids’ Sake Golf tournament, hosted by National Oilwell Varco. Members of the oil and natural gas industry came together for a day of golfing, networking and a live auction at the Kingwood Golf Club. The live auction raised $122,500 with top moneymakers such as a VIP trip to South Florida featuring golf with Houston Astros owner, Jim Craine. Overall, the event raised $466,217 for Big Brothers Big Sisters in Houston.
Golf Tournament Marks A Milestone While Raising Money for Youth Mentoring
Golfers are gathering their foursome for the 15th anniversary of the Swing For Kids’ Sake Golf tournament,hosted by National Oilwell Varco. Members of the oil and natural gas industry will come together for a day of golfing, networking and a live auction.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Hosts A Community Celebration at the Ballpark
Big Brothers Big Sisters is hosting a community event in one of Houston’s landmarks, Minute Maid Park. The baseball diamond will serve as the backdrop to celebrate the young lives changed through the power of mentoring. Astros player Josh Zeid will be a special guest. Attendees will hear success stories from the people whose lives have been impacted by the agency.
Gala Yields Record Breaking Donations Thanks to Celebrity Performer and Presidential Family
HOUSTON, TX – September 23, 2013 – Five hundred guests filled the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Hotel Saturday night for Big Brothers Big Sisters’ gala raising $427,000 – a new record for the event in Houston. Four-time Grammy Award nominated singer Jewel dazzled the audience of the Big Black Tie Ball: Points of Light Night.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Staff Donate Backpacks to Students in the Beyond School Walls Program
Bank of America Merrill Lynch employees helped 3rd and 4th graders at the PilgrimAcademy have a strong start this school year! Kids returned to the classroom armed with the backpacks brimming with new school supplies. The specialsurprise came thanks to their mentors who are employed withBank of America Merrill Lynch.