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Texas 1800 Challenge

By 2025, Heroes for Children, wants to be able to Meet the Need of all 1,800 Texans that will hear the words, "your child has cancer."  Be a Hero and help us reach 1,800 families!

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Meet our Executive Director, David Hancock

Heroes for Children Executive Director, David Hancock dedicates his heart and leadership to helping families who have a child battling cancer not fight that battle alone

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Upcoming Events

  • Texas 1800 Challenge
    Online virtual Texas 1800 Challenge
    Apr 18, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM CDT
    Online virtual Texas 1800 Challenge
    By 2025, Heroes for Children, wants to be able to Meet the Need of all 1,800 Texans that will hear the words, "your child has cancer." Be a Hero and help us reach 1,800 families!
  • DFW Family Day at the Zoo - Heroes for Children
    Fort Worth Zoo
    May 01, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fort Worth Zoo, 1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76110, USA
    Enjoy a day at the Fort Worth Zoo with Heroes for Children. Join us for Lunch, scavenger hunt, animal encounters, caricature artists, and more! WE ARE CURRENTLY SOLD OUT! Waiting list email: rchristie@hereoesforchildren.org
  • Houston Zoo Family Day - Heroes for Children
    Houston Zoo
    May 01, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM CDT
    Houston Zoo, 6200 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    A wonderful event to bring ALL of our families we have served over the years to celebrate life together with Heroes staff, volunteers, and family & friends. WE ARE CURRENTLY SOLD OUT! Waiting list email: msegal@hereoesforchildren.org
  • Austin Zoo Family Day - Heroes for Children
    Austin Zoo
    May 08, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Austin Zoo, 10808 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78736
    A wonderful event to bring ALL of our families we have served over the years to celebrate life together with Heroes staff, volunteers, and family & friends. REGISTRATION is NOW OPEN!
  • Heroes & Handbags (Houston)
    Lakeside Country Club
    Oct 07, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
    Lakeside Country Club, 100 Wilcrest Dr, Houston, TX 77042, USA
    SAVE THE DATE! October 7th 2021 from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm. More details will be coming soon about the auction, luncheon, and program. But tickets are ready for purchase right now!
  • Hold Em' for Heroes (Houston)
    Post Oak Hotel
    Nov 11, 6:00 PM – 11:59 PM CST
    Post Oak Hotel, 1600 W Loop S, Houston, TX 77027, USA
    SAVE THE DATE! At the Post Oak Hotel, November 11th, 2021. Check-In begins at 6 pm. More details are coming soon, but tickets are ready for purchase!

Helping Families Not Fight Alone

Since 2004

HEROES for CHILDREN

Our vision is that no family with a child battling cancer will fight alone!

Email: info@heroesforchildren.org

Phone:Dallas 214.256.5616

Houston 832.790.6788

Registered Charity: 83-0489882

Thank you for being a Hero today!

Heroes for Children is a registered 501(c)(3) organization with a Federal ID # 83-0489882.   All donations are fully deductible to the extent allowed by US law.

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