List of Upcoming Events

MAY 13 - SANTA FE, TX

Welcome Home Ceremony for SGT (Ret.) DANIEL COWART, US ARMY - single amputee to receive wheelchair accessible home with over 1,000 people cheering him on Married with twin 12 yr olds.

May 15, 2017 – Raleigh NC

TSgt Zac Rhyner USAF – Air Force Cross recipient and wounded warrior to graduate from college and get keys to his new handicap accessible home in same weekend. Married with 2 sons – 2 and 3 months.

MAY 20 -

TCFoM announces its 14th annual Fish & Fellowship Tournament

JULY 4 - HOUSTON, TX

Please stop by and learn more about Helping A Hero at the Villages Independence Day Festival in the City of Piney Point Village.

2017
Jul
04
Independence Day Festival

Please stop by and learn more about Helping A Hero at the Villages Independence Day Festival in the City of Piney Point Village.

May
20
TCFoM announces its 14th annual Fish & Fellowship Tournament

Come join us on Saturday, May 20, 2017 for our annual fishing tournament in the Galveston Bay area. The event starts at 12:00 a.m. and the weigh-in deadline is at 1 p.m. at Topwater Grill on April Fool Point in San Leon, Texas. The tournament is open to everyone. There will be catered food, trophies & prizes, fish stories, and great fun & fellowship. The tournament is sponsored by local businesses in the Houston/Galveston area

http://texascoastalfishersofmen.com/registration.asp

May
15
TSgt Zac Rhyner USAF Graduating and Receiving Keys to Home

Air Force Cross recipient and wounded warrior to graduate from college and get keys to his new handicap accessible home in same weekend. Married with 2 sons – 2 and 3 months.

May
13
Welcome Home Ceremony for SGT (Ret.) DANIEL COWART, US ARMY

Single, amputee to receive wheelchair accessible home with over 1,000 people cheering him on Married with twin 12 yr olds.

Apr
03
Groundbreaking Ceremony for MSgt (Ret.) Blaine Scott, USMC
2016
Nov
14
10th Anniversary Helping A Hero National Gala

Special Guests: The Oak Ridge Boys

Sep
08
2016 Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

Honoring The Honorable David Dewhurst, Lifetime Achievement Award

Roger Clemens, Lee Greenwood Award

Special Guest: Lee Greenwood

2015
Jun
01
2nd Annual Sporting Clays Tournament ***RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER***

The Helping a Hero 2nd Annual Sporting Clays Tournament will be held at Pawnee Sporting Clays in Fayetteville, TX. 

For a look at last years' event, watch the short YouTube video below: 

Watch a short YouTube video from the 1st Annual Sporting Clays Tournament

 

 

 

Register Now for 2nd Annual Sporting Clays Tournament

May
16
12th Annual Fishing Tournament

Come join us on Saturday, May 16, 2015 for our 12th Annual Fishing Tournament in the Galveston Bay area hosted by the Texas Coastal Fishers of Men.  The event starts at 12:00 a.m. and the weigh-in deadline is at 2:30 p.m. at Topwater Grill on April Fool Point in San Leon, Texas.   The tournament is open to everyone.  There will be catered food, trophies & prizes, fish stories, and great fun & fellowship.  The tournament is sponsored by local businesses in the Houston/Galveston area. 

Last year, over 53 sponsors helped us raise $17,066 in support of Helping a Hero. Thank you for your continued support.

For more information on the tournament, please visit www.texascoastalfishersofmen.com.

The tournament is open to everyone. To register, please visit the Texas Coastal Fishers of Men website and complete the registration form. All proceeds of the event will benefit Helping A Hero. Sponsorship levels begin at $125.   Deadline for company name to appear on T-shirts is May 1st, 2015.

Register Now for 12th Annual Texas Coastal Fishers of Men Fishing Tournament

Mar
24
Groundbreaking Ceremony for SPC (Ret.) Aaron Estes, USA
Feb
19
Groundbreaking Ceremony: SSgt (Ret.) Johnnie Yellock II, USAF

Please join us as we break ground on a new adapted home for SSgt (Ret.) Johnnie Yellock II, USAF in Lantana, TX. Special guest and National Ambassador for Helping a Hero, Lee Greenwood, will celebrate with us as we begin construction on this new home. 

Refreshments will be served following the ceremony. 

Dowload the flyer for more information. 

 

Jan
26
Groundbreaking Ceremony for SGT (Ret.) Jonathan Rivenbark, USA

We are about to begin work on a specially adapted Helping A Hero home for a severely wounded veteran in Aberdeen, North Carolina!

Join us at our Groundbreaking Ceremony for SGT (Ret.) Jonathan Rivenbark, U.S. Army.

The festivities will begin at 1:00pm. Lt. Governor Dan Forest will be our Special Guest and and we'll conclude with refreshments at the Legacy Lakes Clubhouse.

RSVP to RSVP@helpngahero.org and we'll see you there

Special thanks to McKee Homes and Mountain Real Estate Capital for their generosity, support, and effort on this project.

2014
Dec
16
Welcome Home Ceremony for PO3 (Ret.) Jennifer Penn, US Navy

Get in the holiday spirit with us as we thank an incredible woman for her service and sacrifice. Join us as we welcome PO3 (Ret.) Jennifer Penn, USN and her family to her new specially-adapted, Helping A Hero home on her birthday, Tuesday December 16, 2014.

The festivities will begin at 12:00pm. Grammy Award-winner Lee Greenwood will be on hand to perform his well-loved song, "God Bless the USA," and we'll conclude with a catered BBQ lunch.



RSVP to RSVP@helpngahero.org and we'll see you there!

Nov
17
National Gala

Please Join Us for an Inspiring Helping a Hero.org National Gala in Houston, TX. 

We will award specially adapted homes to our severely wounded heroes injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. 
Let us say "Thank you for your service!" in a tangible way. 
Empowering heroes, One Home at a Time

 

5:00 PM: VIP Reception

5:30 PM: General reception and silent auction

7:00 PM: Dinner, program, and live auction. 

 

Hilton Americas- Houston
1600 Lamar 
Houston, Texas
 
- Cocktail Attire- 

 

Sep
29
Welcome Home Ceremony for SPC (Ret.) Jay Briseno, USA
Sep
11
Welcome Home Ceremony for SPC (Ret.) Justin "JP" Lane, USA

Helping a Hero invites the community to join us in Canyon Lake, TX to welcome home SPC (Ret) Justin "JP" Lane, USA. 

Aug
14
Groundbreaking Ceremony for SSG (Ret.) Edward Matayka

Join Helping a Hero as we break ground on a home for SSG (Ret.) Edward Matayka, USA in Bandera, TX. 

10:30 AM at 3099 Bottle Springs Rd, Bandera, TX 78003

BBQ will be served following the ceremony. 

Jul
31
Kids R Kids Fundraiser

The Kids R Kids locations in the DFW area are holding their annual fundraiser to benefit Helping a Hero at Cowboy Stadium.

Jul
27
Groundbreaking Ceremont for SGT (Ret.) Derick Hurt, USA

Join us as we say thank you to this American Hero for his service and sacrifice.

Wear Red, White, & Blue, and bring the whole family for this FREE patriotic event!

 

255 East Dade 92 Greenfield, MO 65661

Jul
25
Central PA HelpingaHero Golf Tournament

In Partnership with Mechanicsburg North Rotary Cub and Carlisle Rotary Club 
Carlisle Barracks Golf Course in Carlise, PA.

Jul
02
Welcome Home Ceremony for Cpl (Ret.) Michael Egan, USMC

July 2nd at 11:00AM
With special guest Lee Greenwood 

Jun
30
Welcome Home Ceremony for MAJ (Ret.) Will Lyles, USA

June 30, 2014 11:00AM
135 N Almondell Circle
Magnolia, TX 77354
With special guest Lee Greenwood

 

Jun
29
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Sgt (Ret.) Eric Lund, USA

June 29th at 12:00PM
With special guest Miss Michigan

Jun
18
Welcome Home Ceremony

CPL Raul Olivares, USA (Ret.) 
In partnership with CHRISTUS US Family Health Plan, Towne Lake and Chesmar Homes 
Cypress, TX

Jun
05
Welcome Home Ceremony

SGT Andrew Mullee, USA (Ret.)
In Partnership with Patriot Charities, Ryan Homes, and Kellswater
Kannapolic, NC

May
14
Welcome Home Ceremony

SGT Josh Yarbrough, USMC (Ret.) 
built in honor of Charles W. Jenness 
Port Neches, TX 

May
04
Crawfish Shack Fundraiser

In partnership with Rotary District 5890 
Crosby Texas (Noon-closing)

Apr
03
Gilbane Cares Golf Tournament

Houston, Texas

Mar
31
Applications due for Nominate a Hero Legacy Lakes Hero Project

Applications due for HelpingaHero.org Nominate a Hero Legacy Lakes Hero Project

Mar
13
Welcome Home Ceremony

SSG Ryan Kelly, USA (Ret.) 
In Partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield Texas 
Austin, TX

Mar
03
Welcome Home Ceremony

SrA Brandon Byers, USAF (Ret.)
In Partnership with Smiles Charity, Siena Homes and Operation Forever Free 
McKinney, TX