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Checkmates Sing for Halo House

After our annual Checkmates concert had to be postponed due to COVID-19, the group “got together” to create a Zoom recording of a fan favorite.  With an introduction from Dr. Nathan Fowler, co-founder of Halo House and an oncologist at MD Anderson, the Checkmates once again bring a smile to everyone’s face!

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Halo House Grand Opening

Halo House’s Grand Opening of the new 42,500 square foot facility took place May 15, 2019 with approximately 200 people in attendance.  In addition to hearing from founders Dr. Nathan Fowler and Kathleen Fowler, guest speakers included notables Dr. Peter Pisters (President, MD Anderson Cancer Center), Michael Morgan (Chairman & CEO of Morgan Group), Amy […]

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Halo House hosted its first 5K

              Halo House hosted its first 5K on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 7:30 am with nearly 500 participants! We were fortunate the course was, appropriately, in the Texas Medical Center area, starting near MD Anderson. Our special thanks to Linda, Jo-Lynne, Sharyl, Julie, and the whole team of SPG Ladies who brought in over $30,000 in sponsorships […]

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2014 Food Fight Against Cancer

2nd Annual Food Fight Against Cancer a Delicious Success On Sunday, November 16, “foodies” around Houston united to taste unique creations from some of Houston’s top restaurants.  Sparrow Bar & Cookshop, Uchi (2014 winner), Sorrel Urban Bistro, Triniti, Radical Eats (2013 winner), Pondicheri & Indika came together to offer samples of mouth-watering creations prepared specially for this event. Proceeds will be […]

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2014 Houston Stars: Dancing for a Cause

A Good Time for A Good Cause: 2014 Halo House Gala    [wp_cycle] The most fun gala in Houston was held on Saturday, November 1 at Bayou City Event Center to a full house of over 500 guests. The silent auction and cocktail reception began at 6:15 pm with about 150 silent auction items including original works of […]

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Hearts for Halo – Valentine’s Dinner

“Hearts for Halo” Dinner:  February 10, 2014 Excitement was in the air at the first annual “Hearts for Halo” dinner, generously sponsored by Ray Salti and Sorrel Urban Bistro. Award-winning cuisine was combined with plenty of Houston’s very special people for an fun evening with all proceeds benefiting Halo House. Thank you Ray Salti, owner of Sorrel Urban […]

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St. Thomas Celts vs. Wiley College Basketball Game

St. Thomas Celts vs. Wiley College Basketball Game: February 8, 2014 Game on!    The University of St. Thomas Women’s basketball team in Houston dedicated their February 8th game to Halo House, and generously donated all the proceeds from ticket, concession, and silent auction sales to Halo House. Many thanks to Coach Mike Ricks and the team of beautiful St. […]

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Laugh for Lymphoma

          Laugh for Lymphoma: January 30, 2014 – San Antonio, Texas        The first annual “Laugh for Lymphoma” event, in memory of Dr. Karla Diaz Davalos, and in honor of Katie Russell, was a huge success.  Texas’s finest comedians entertained a group of about 300 people on January 30 at the Laugh […]

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