Upcoming Events

The Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) Student Course

Injured patients present a wide range of complex problems. The Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) Student Course presents a concise approach to assessing and managing multiply injured patients. The course presents doctors with knowledge and techniques that are comprehensive and easily adapted to fit their needs. The skills described in the manual represent one safe way to perform each technique, and the American College of Surgeons (ACS) recognizes that there are other acceptable approaches. However, the...
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2018 INSPIRE Nursing Symposium

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!  We welcome you to a symposium that provides an interactive forum for exploring strategies to imbue professional nurses and interprofessional partners with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to successfully engage in clinical inquiry.  

Texas Med Run 2018

#TEXASMEDRUN REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!! Join us for the Harris County Hospital District Foundation 16th annual Texas Med Run on Saturday, February 3, 2018, benefiting Harris Health, CAPES: Children of Adult Patients Enduring Stressors Program. The Texas Med Run is 10K, 5K Run/Walk and Kids 1K Run for the whole family!   DATE & LOCATION Race Day: Saturday, February 3, 2018 Location: 1115 N MacGregor Way, Houston TX The Start/Finish is located on Cambridge Street, just North of...
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Past Events

Blood Drive

Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center Commit for Life For more information, visit

Dedication Ceremony of the Elvin Franklin, Jr. Administration Building

Congratulations to Mr. Elvin Franklin, Jr. for the recognition by Harris Health System for his 30 year tenure of service on the Board of Trustees. Mr. Franklin is also a current Board Member of the Harris County Hospital District Foundation Board of Trustees and he is one of the three founders of the Foundation. Pictures follow of the wonderful Dedication Ceremony held on September 7, 2017.

Win 2 Houston Texans Football Tickets!!

Purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win 2-Football Tickets & Parking Pass to the    -vs-  November 19th @ 12noon The School of Diagnostic Medical Imaging is back again for their 2nd year selling raffle tickets to help support their students as they continue their winning quest in the Annual State Competition for Texas State Radiologic Technologist. Drawing to be held on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 12Noon Tickets start at only $5…purchase yours TODAY!!! Click...
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Jubilee of Caring

Chaired By Carroll Ray, Beth Robertson, and Lillie Robertson Join us October 19, 2017 at 6:00 pm, as the Harris County Hospital District (HCHD) Foundation holds its Jubilee of Caring at River Oaks Country Club.  This elegant evening will honor Barbara and Corby Robertson with the Ben Taub Humanitarian Award for their compassionate philanthropic work to improve the health and well-being of our community, as well as celebrate 25 years of the HCHD Foundation mission. This...
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Cinco de Bingo 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The Owl Bar | 2221 W. Alabama St.  Parking Map Chaired by Jessica Arledge, Pat Hollinger, Sarah Jane and Jack Howell, and Frances Elliott and Jim Thomson We are excited to announce the 7th Annual SCRUBS Cinco de Bingo at The Owl Bar on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Proceeds from this event benefit Child Life CAPES (Children of Adult Patients Enduring Stressors) which provides free psychosocial support services for children...
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15th Annual Circle of Survival Trauma Conference

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Bayou City Event Center 9401 Knight Road ⋅ Houston, Texas 77045 (281) 501-6720 It’s about the continued pursuit of new knowledge to better manage the care and treatment of trauma patients. The conference is designed to provide registered nurses and other healthcare professionals with current information on the management and treatment of various types of trauma. Participants will be able to incorporate this knowledge into their...
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INSPIRE Nursing Symposium: Translating Evidence to Transform Lives

Date & Location  Friday, April 28th 2017 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. United Way of Greater Houston 50 Waugh Dr. Houston, TX 77007 Registration Information The registration fee is $69 which includes access to educational events, continental breakfast, morning coffee break, lunch (catered by Goode BBQ), and continuing education credits for registered nurse participants. Scroll below to register now, as seats are limited. We hope to see you on April 28th! Target Audience The INSPIRE...
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Crowdfunding for Child Life CAPES

The HCHD Foundation is joining the world of Crowdfunding!  For those new to the concept, crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project by raising online monetary contributions from a large number of people. In 2015, it was estimated that worldwide over $34 billion has been raised this way. On November 22, the Foundation will initiate participation in the CrowdRise Holiday Charity Challenge, an annual fundraising competition that runs from November 22nd through January 5th...
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