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September 26, 2014
26 Sep 2014

Zonesty Partner Program

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Zonesty.

A one-stop shopping platform to help you select the best electricity provider that works for your budget! When you sign up with a provider, you can select Impact a Hero as your charity of choice for IAH to receive a percentage of the profits.

This is a great way to find electric companies while saving you time & hassle of researching.
Any and all electricity consumers in Texas’ deregulated areas, which makes up around 85% of Texas are available to use Zonesty.

Please visit: and use promo code: IAH.

March 29, 2014
29 Mar 2014

2014 Impact A Hero Reds Opening Day

The Cincinnati Reds and IAH To Honor America’s Wounded War on Terror Military Heroes


March 21, 2014
21 Mar 2014

Thanks Jack Pavlack – for a life worth living

John “Jack” Pavlack


April 8, 1943 – March 14, 2014

Published: Monday, March 17, 2014 5:05 PM CDT

John D. “Jack” Pavlack, 70, La Porte, Ind., passed away Friday, March 14, 2014, at 2:55 p.m. in Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 1506 Washington St., Michigan City, with Rev. Walter Ciesla officiating. Cremation will follow services. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City. The American Legion Skwiat Post 451 and VFW Post 2536 will conduct a Memorial service Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel and full military services Thursday at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church.

He was born April 8, 1943, in Michigan City, Ind., to the late John and Rose (Topa) Pavlack. On October 14, 1967, in Michigan City, Ind., he married Paulette Tesanovich, who survives in La Porte, Ind.; Also surviving are two sons, John C. (Kristi) Pavlack and Eric (Lorrie) Pavlack, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; daughter, Andrea (Adam) Childress of La Porte, Ind.; five grandchildren, Jordan, Isabella, John “Jack”, Katie and Patrick; sister, Janice (Richard) Schumaker of La Porte, Ind.; two brothers, Eugene E. (Diana) Pavlack of Michigan City, Ind., and Terry T. (Barbara) Pavlack of Greenwood, Ind. He was loved by many nieces and nephews;

Jack earned his B.S. degree from St. Joseph College, Rensselaer, Ind., and retired from Bethlehem Steel as a Database Administrator. He was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church and a U.S. Air Force veteran having served in Scotland. He was a member of the American Legion Skwiat Post 451. Jack adored and dearly loved his grandchildren. He was known to his family as “King Jack,” loved competition and enjoyed camping. He was a great fan of IU basketball and a die-hard Cubs fan. Jack was known for his sharp sense of humor, extraordinary generosity and deep compassion and kindness.

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in Memoriam to Jack

May 28, 2013
28 May 2013

Ninth Annual ‘Impact A Hero, Hall of Fame Gala’ Celebrates Human Spirit Of Many

Check out CBS Houston’s article here!

May 27, 2013
27 May 2013

Reds make every day Memorial Day

Read the Fox Sports Ohio article on the Reds and Impact A Hero

May 22, 2013
22 May 2013

Houston Texans Show Their Love for Vets

Houston Texans like J.J. Watt, Matt Schaub, and Chris Myers showed their love for wounded vets before Memorial Day at the 9th Annual Impact a Hero Hall of Fame Gala Dinner hosted by Jim Hoelker and Janice and Bob McNair; the gala kicked-off a 

May 22, 2013
22 May 2013

Chris Myers, J.J. Watt & Matt Schaub help raise $1.2 million for Impact a Hero

Read the full story on Culturemap

May 18, 2013
18 May 2013

2013 IAH Weekend Gallery

9th Annual IAH Weekend

May 18-20, 2013

We bring together over 50 severely wounded Heroes and their families from Houston, cities throughout Texas and the United States. The weekend provides veterans a chance to bond with other wounded veterans.

They are able to relax and emotionally recharge as they connect with people who are also healing and recovering. The Houston community also has a unique opportunity to personally thank our heroes for their service and sacrifice, providing valuable and tangible support for their healing journey.

May 18, 2013
18 May 2013

MyFox Houston News (5K Race)

Check out MyFox Houston interview with Jim Hoelker and Chris Myers about the 9th Annual IAH 5K Run.

April 5, 2013
05 Apr 2013

No Label Brewery Special Tasting Gallery

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A special Friday night tasting and tour at No Label Brewery on April 5th from 6-8:30pm.

All proceeds will go to IMPACT A HERO which provides emotional and financial support to severely wounded post-combat 9/11 Heroes and their families.

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