Mission of Love @ Safari Texas Ranch
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm

Thursday, September 13, 2018
6:30 p.m.

Safari Texas Ranch
11627 FM 1464

Richmond, Texas 77407



Join us for the fifth annual Mission of Love gala and help us honor

Mayor Evalyn W. Moore
City of Richmond, Texas

Proceeds from this event help individuals, families and seniors in Fort Bend County and the Mamie George Community Center. Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, a 501(c)3 nonprofit agency, provides a comprehensive network of social services to our local community aimed at facilitating self-sufficiency and alleviating poverty.

We serve people from all walks of life and from any cultural or religious background.

Can’t make the event but would like to make a donation? Make a donation to Mission of Love here.

For more information, contact Naibi Rivera at or 713.874.6629


Faith Full – A spiritual and culinary experience with Fr. Leo Patalinghug @ The Astorian
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Renew your faith with this one-of-a-kind experience with Fr. Leo Patalinghug — Break dancer, Black Belt, Chef, TV and radio personality, and Priest — right here in Houston.

Fr. Leo travels the world to promote the importance of not what appears on the table, but who gathers around it. His dynamic personality and inspiring presentation will remind you of the joys of sharing faith, family and food. Fr. Leo is a best-selling author, and the host of Savoring Our Faith on EWTN, which was developed following his incredible win on the cooking competition, “Throw Down! with Bobby Flay.”

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Faith Full - A Spiritual and Culinary Experience with Fr. Leo Patalinghug

Join Catholic Charities on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 to experience Fr. Leo LIVE at The Astorian. Proceeds from the event will benefit Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s programs and services.

The evening will include drinks, hors d’oeuvres, grab bags, and a cooking demonstration and presentation by Fr. Leo.

Who is Fr. Leo? Watch the video below to learn more:

Regular Tickets: $100
VIP Tickets: $125 (includes Meet and Greet Reception with Fr. Leo and Commemorate gift

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Beacon of Hope Annual Appreciation Reception @ Sea Star Base Galveston
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

2018 Catholic Charities Beacon of Hope Reception Galveston

Please join us for the Catholic Charities Beacon of Hope Annual Appreciation Reception and Presentation of the 2018

Beacon of Hope Award


Vivian Pinard

Thursday, October 25, 2018
6:30 — 8:30 p.m.

Sea Star Base Galveston

7509 Broadway Street, Galveston, Texas 77554  |  MAP

Cocktails and Buffet
Business Attire

For more information, please contact Naibi Rivera at or 713.874.6629.

A Cardinal’s Christmas @ River Oaks Country Club
Dec 8 2018 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 11 2019 @ 2:00 pm

Saturday, December 8, 2018
River Oaks Country Club
1600 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019
Noon – 2:00 p.m.

  Daniel Cardinal DiNardo at A Cardinal's Christmas  A Cardinal's Christmas

Please mark your calendar for Saturday, December 8, 2018, and join us at River Oaks Country Club for A Cardinal’s Christmas with His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, benefiting the Children and Family Services of Catholic Charities.

A Cardinal’s Christmas is a cherished tradition for many families and it is a special day that we hope your family will enjoy as much as ours. Now in its tenth year, the luncheon offers a unique opportunity for you and your loved ones to gather in festive celebration as Cardinal DiNardo shares a very special story devoted to the true meaning of Christmas. In addition, each child will receive a Christmas activity bag and enjoy a delicious child-friendly meal.

Table Underwriters at the $5,000 level or above will be invited to an exclusive underwriter-only reception where they will take a keepsake family photo with His Eminence.

Event Co-Chairs:
Megan and Luke Hotze
Semmes and Will Burns

For more information about this event and others that we host, please contact Naibi Rivera, Special Events Coordinator, at or 713-874-6629. 

Can’t make the event but want to support A Cardinal’s Christmas? Make your gift here.