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September 17, 2014
17 Sep 2014

KBR Charity Golf Tournament selects Impact a Hero

KBR selects Impact a Hero!

We are excited to announce Impact A Hero was selected as a 2014 recipient of the 8th Annual KBR charity golf tournament, Masters of the Green!

The Tournament is being held Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the Kingwood Country Club and raises funds and awareness to selected charities around the Houston area. For more details, click here.



September 8, 2014
08 Sep 2014

Christmas at Brooke Army Center

Spread Holiday Cheer…

Become a Christmas Sponsor!

A very special Impact A Hero event is our 10th Annual Christmaat Brooke Army Medical Center(BAMC), a premier burn and amputee treatment center in San Antonio, TX for our military injured in active duty.

Many of our wounded heroes are unable to go home during the holidays. Impact A Hero has designed a holiday support program where we host a Christmas party for our wounded heroes while they are receiving treatment for their injuries.

Commit and become an Impact a Hero Holiday Sponsor today and show your support of these great Americans! We are also accepting gifts for Santa to distribute to our wounded military men and women, along with their families during our Christmas party.

We need your help to make a difference and spread Christmas Cheer! For more information to become invovled, please contact Jeny Cortez, Business Director, at: or 713-478-7941.



August 29, 2014
29 Aug 2014

National Oilwell Varco – Clay Tournament

The NOV Sporting Clay Tournament benefiting Impact A Hero

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Westside Shooting Grounds

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has committed to Impact a Hero in helping with our mission of providing assistance to severely wounded post-9/11 combat veterans and their families. Over the past 5 years, NOV has partnered with Impact a Hero as a Weekend Sponsor. They are furthering their commitment by hosting a clay tournment to benefit Impact a Hero, Saturday, November 8, 2014.

The clay tournament will feature Shoot, Mulligans, Door Prizes, and a Silent Auction.

Multiple sponsorship levels are available as well as single team entries.

Please click here for to register your team, and for more details: NOV REGISTRATION

August 14, 2014
14 Aug 2014

IAH gets a new Logo!

Impact a Hero is proud to release our NEW LOGO!

We celebrate 11 years of impacting lives, it’s time for a fresh new look! 

The logo is symbolic of the US Military with red, white & blue and two stars represented within the image. Creating a vision of stature, strength & service.

The larger star is symbolic of a military person, and the red signifying the blood sacrifice of our wounded veterans. The smaller star further evokes the image of many of the battle field medals which are issued within the military today. IAH stands strong to serve, appreciate, and empower our wounded heroes to continue to lead impactful lives. {Thank you for your support!}

DESIGNED by: Savage Brands Thank you so much for your team’s creativity & understanding of our mission and our Heroes!

April 30, 2014
30 Apr 2014

Mark Chesnutt to Perform at 5K Race

Country Legend Mark Chesnutt Live in Concert!

We are excited to announce Mark Chesnutt will perform in concert after the Awards Ceremony at the 10th Annual Impact a Hero 5K Race.

Mark is a classic country singer with 14 No. 1 hits, 23 top ten singles, four platinum albums and five gold records to his name!

Ticket price is included in the registration fee. Click here to register!


April 26, 2014
26 Apr 2014

Cal & Hannah McNair, honorary Gala Chair

Cal & Hannah McNair, Vice Chairman & COO of the Houston Texans – honorary Hall of Fame Gala Chair

We are excited to announce Cal and Hannah McNair, of the Houston Texans franchise, will serve as the Honorary Chairman for the 10th annual Impact a Hero Diamonds & Denim Hall of Fame Gala on Sunday, May 18, 2014 on the 50-yard line of Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.

Join us on the floor of the Stadium to welcome the McNairs as we honor over 50 wounded Heroes and their families!

D. Cal McNair was named vice chairman of the Houston Texans in January 2008 and assumed the additional role of chief operating officer in April 2012. He has been a limited partner of the Texans since 2001.

Cal and Hannah have been married for four years and have two sons, Robert, 3 1/2 years, and Calhoun, 2 years old. Cal also has three teenage daughters from a previous marriage.

March 26, 2014
26 Mar 2014

Houston Texans Football Head Coach Bill O’Brien Chairs 5K Race

Texans head coach Bill O’Brien confirmed as honorary chair of 5K Race

We are excited to announce that the new Texans head coach Bill O’Brien will serve as the Honorary Chairman for the 10th annual Impact a Hero 5K Race on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas.

Join us at the race, give O’Brien a Houston welcome, and cheer on our wounded Heroes! Sign-up today, and get race details at:

Before becoming the head coach and offensive coordinator of the Houston Texans, O’Brien was previously the head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions from 2012 to 2013.

O’Brien began his coaching career in 1993 at Brown University before spending more than a decade coaching in the ACC. He joined the New England Patriots in 2007 where he eventually served as quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator in 2011. In 2012, he was hired by Penn State to take over the football program. In his first season as head coach, he led the team to an 8-4 record and won ESPN’s National Coach of the Year award.


March 3, 2014
03 Mar 2014

Deep Down Inc. Sponsors Hero Team

Deep Down Inc. sponsors a Hero Team for 3-Gun Shoot

The Subsea Tieback Three Gun Shoot was held Saturday, February 22  at Cawthorn Cartridge Club in Millican, TX. Deep Down Inc. sponsored a Hero Team to give our guys an opportunity to bond and engage with each other while practicing their shooting skills.

For an up close and personal look at the guys in action, check out this You Tube video filmed and edited by our Hero, Marine Corporal Paul Gardner.


DDI Group Photo



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January 16, 2014
16 Jan 2014

Warrior Benefit – Sporting Clay Tournament

6th Annual Warrior Benefit Sporting Clay Tournament

The Warrior Benefit hosts sporting events in Texas in order to build camaraderie between post 9/11 combat wounded veterans and demonstrate to those still recovering from physical and emotional injuries that there is a good and purposeful life after service to their country.

This year’s 6th Annual Warrior Benefit Sporting Clay Tournament is Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Westside Sporting Grounds. Honor and shoot alongside those who sacrificed for us after 9/11!!

Part of the proceeds raised will benefit Impact a Hero.

For more information and to register, please click here:

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January 7, 2014
07 Jan 2014

The Bum Phillips Family says “Thank You”

Bum Phillips – in Memoriam

When we lost one of the greatest football coaches and supporters of Impact a Hero, we sent our deepest condolences to the Phillips Family. Bum Phillips passed away October 18, 2013. Bum was formerly the head coach for the Oilers, and one of the first IAH Hall of Fame Inductees in 2005. He and his son, Wade, have been long time supporters of IAH.

“Winning is only half of it. Having fun is the other half.” – Bum Phillips.

Phillips Thank You


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