Sponsor an Event

  • Tour du Rouge
     
The Greater Houston Area Red Cross is supported solely by financial donations and grants. Our Special Events bring our Red Cross services and programs into the community in high profile, media friendly ways. Sponsoring Red Cross events supports our Chapter, benefits our community and provides positive visibility for our corporate partners. The American Red Cross is the second most recognized brand in the world. We include our event sponsors in all media materials and create meaningful roles for them.
For a list of upcoming events, please visit our Events page or contact Dory Cayten at (713) 313-1668 for more information on event sponsorship and fundraising opportunities.

Event Sponsorship Opportunities

SuperBall

Super Ball

  • Leading up to the annual SuperBowl, the Super Ball is a casual tailgate-style party traditionally held the fourth Saturday in January at Safari Texas Ranch in Richmond.
  • The event features a super-size tailgate buffet, live and silent auctions, sports games, sports celebrities and dancing to a great band.

Preparedness on the Square

Preparedness on the Square

  • Annual Downtown Houston lunch-time event held during March, “Red Cross Month”
  • Combines fun and lifesaving information: Music, food, games and Red Cross Disaster, CPR/AED and Pet First Aid demonstrations
  • 2,000-3,000 people usually attend

Tour du Rouge

Tour du Rouge

  • Annual, six-day cycling event from Houston to New Orleans, held in May
  • Raises money and awareness for disaster preparedness, benefiting seven Red Cross Chapters along the Gulf Coast

Lifeguard Competition

Lifeguard Competition

  • Teams of lifeguards from across the state compete to test their skills in July
  • The weekend’s events take place at the Red Cross Main Office, the Bellaire Family Pool, and Splashtown