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3rd Annual Flights and Bites

By GV Krishnan | September 28, 2018

The Third Annual Flights and Bites, sponsored by the Katy Rotary Club, was held on September 28, 2018. It was an exclusive evening with some of the top brewers in the country providing exotic beers pared with a 5-course prepared by Flemings Prime Steakhouse.  The event was held at Flemings Prime Steakhouse 788 W. Sam […]

RFFH Open House for Second Apartment

By GV Krishnan | July 29, 2018

RFFH held an open house for its second apartment on July 29, 2018.  RFFH Volunteers, along with Rotarians from the Rotary Club University Area gathered to celebrate obtaining the second apartment.  The first tenant moved in that very evening!

Gallery Furniture Donates Furniture

By GV Krishnan | July 27, 2018

HOUSTON — Gallery Furniture and Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale announced a new partnership with Houston’s Rotary Firefighters Home (RFFH) and the Houston Fire Department during a press conference Friday. The vision of the project is to provide temporary, fully-furnished housing to fire fighters and other firstresponders at little or no cost while they are undergoing […]

2nd Annual Gala

By GV Krishnan | March 24, 2018

Our second annual gala was held on March 24, 2018 at the JW Marriott – Galleria.  The Keynote speaker was Dr. Anthonio Dajer.  Dr. Antonio J. Dajer was born in New York City and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He attended Harvard University and NYU Medical School, then completed a residency in family medicine […]

2nd Annual Flights and Bites

By GV Krishnan | October 14, 2017

The Second Annual Flights and Bites, sponsored by the Katy Rotary Club, was held on March 24, 2018. It was an exclusive evening with some of the top brewers in the country providing exotic beers pared with a 5-course prepared by Flemings Prime Steakhouse – Town and Country.  The event was held in a private […]

Westwood Golf Tournament

By GV Krishnan | May 9, 2017

Rotary Fire Fighters Home was honored to be named the recipient of proceeds raised from the very first golf tournament to raise funds to support First Responders.  Under the leadership of PDG Rhonda Walls Kirby, the golf tournament was attended by Rotarians, firefighters and first responders and members of the Golf Club.  A fun time […]

RFFH secures first floor apartment

By GV Krishnan | April 14, 2017

We learned that having our apartment on the second-floor created problems for our residents, because in some cases, they simply cannot manage stairs, either because they are too weak, or are in a wheelchair.  RFFH was able to negotiate a new lease for a first-floor apartment.  On April 14th, we successfully moved both our current […]

Open House for our FIRST apartment

By GV Krishnan | November 17, 2016

On November 17, 2016 we held an open house for our very first apartment.  The beautiful apartment was furnished through the generosity of IKEA Furniture. Along with IKEA’s generous donation, all the necessary household items were donated through the generosity of RFFH Friends using the Target registry and/or donating cash or other needed items including […]

San Antonio Stair Climb

By GV Krishnan | September 11, 2016

The San Antonio 110 9/11 Memorial Climb chose the Rotary Fire Fighters Home as its recipients for its 2016 stair climb.  “The SA 110 Stair Climb is a very specific type of 9/11 memorial. There is a reason it is not a 5k, a bike ride, or any other type of event.  On September 11th […]

1st Annual Flights and Bites – Katy Rotary Club

By GV Krishnan | September 3, 2016

The Katy Rotary Club announced that 50% of its net proceeds from its first annual Flights and Bites will go to RFFH.  The inaugural event, the prequel to the annual Katy Rotary Wild West Brewfest was limited to 150 people and was a sell-out! Attendees enjoyed beer from some of the top brewers in town […]

1st Annual Gala

By GV Krishnan | February 12, 2016

Our very first gala was held on February 12, 2016 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel.  The annual theme was “Hope Rises,” based on a Phoenix rising out of the ashes like NYC and America did after 9/11, on the hope cancer patients have when they begin treatment, on the hope people have when they are […]

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