Community Impact - HHC Blog

 

7/12/15 - Hold'Em & Hit'Em received some great letters from some well deserving students from San Jacinto Board College.

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5/7/15 - Hold'Em & Hit'Em at the San Jacinto Board Meeting for our most recent donation and check presentation to the college.

To date our total monetary contribution to the college is $172,500.

 

 

4/26/15 - Hold'Em & Hit'Em listed as one of San Jacinto College Foundation Top Donors in 2014

"A special thank you to the following individuals and corporations who have contributed to the San Jacinto College Foundation and to the success of our students. Without you, we could not help so many students achieve their dream of an education. You are making the difference in hundreds of students' lives."

The Hold'Em & Hit'Em Club has enjoyed being a top tier donor to the San Jacinto College Foundation, thru which we have provided approximately $148,200 in scholarships for deserving students at San Jacinto College. 

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Raising Money for Youth and Education

 

1/19/15 - A thank you from one of our Scholarship recipients:

"I am writing to express once again how grateful I am for the scholarship award. With the high cost of textbooks and nursing supplies, the award has been a really great help! I would also like to share with you that days before the gala night, I was worried about not having a pair of white shoes for school and clinical. And I was so delighted to receive the gift card from you. Something that I did not expect,  but definitely an answered prayer. The following day, I bought the much needed shoes. That pair of shoes will bring me to my dreams. And everytime I wear that pair, I will remember your kindness and generosity." - Ana Cook

 

4/6/14 - Congratulations to Travis from Magnolia, TX who is our 2014 Montgomery County Fair Calf Scramble Recipient.

We look forward to receiving your monthly reports and learning about your progress. Enjoy your HHC halter and lead rope!

 

 

 

3/16/14 - It was a great day at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art Auction! 

The Hold 'Em & Hit 'Em Club along with the Corral Club Cherubs purchased the following three lots:

Lot 9
Le, Ngan Thi
Mesmerize Me
Brenham ISD

Lot 14
Morles Sosa, Claudia
Jennie and Tucker Joe
Katy ISD

Lot 18
Garcia-Casas Tron, Ignacio
Learning the Ropes
Conroe ISD

 

 

3/16/14 - Remembering our friend...

The second opening bid for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo School Art Auction was by the Hold 'Em & Hit 'Em Club and Corral Club Cherubs in memory of Lee Johnson for $100,000.00.

Here is a great article from the School Art Auction Catalog in remembrance of Walter "Lee" Johnson and all that he did for the School Art Committee.

 

 

3/14/14 - HHC sponsors the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo mystery calf. 

During each Rodeo exhibition, the Hold'Em & Hit 'Em Club sends club representatives to support the calf scramble at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Congratulations to Charles Cline of Lone Oak FFA from Greenville, Texas! He was the winner of the Hold'Em & Hit'Em Club sponsored scramble calf

Additionally, we sponsor the mystery calf every night..


 

2/17/14 - We made the Texas Gulf Coast BBQ Cooker's Association news!

The title reads" Hold 'Em & Hit 'Em BBQ Cook Off nears all-time record-breaking attendance."

In the article, Mary Lynn Gammill writes "The 27th annual Hold 'Em & Hit 'Em BBQ Cook Off was held the weekend of January 17-18, 2014. The fraternal organization, raising money for youth and education, came close to breaking their all-time attendance record with 150 teams! It is a State Championship and the winners have lots of bragging rights with the high caliber of talented cooks attending."


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lot 9

 

 

Lot 14

 

 

Lot 18

 

 

 

 

Lee Johnson Art Article