Support MCC's Programs by Attending One of These Upcoming Events
ERSICSS’s March Madness, March
Emperor and Empress XXVI Falcon and Sheri Anne Bouton and the members of the Empire of the Royal Sovereign Imperial Court of the Single Star, Inc. (ERSICSS) will kick off a year of fundraising for Reign XXVI’s charities, including Montrose Counseling Center, at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 5, at George Country Sports Bar, 617 Fairview. The “March Madness” show is hosted by Imperial Prince XXVI Scott Kenyon. Join us for an evening of colossal comedy and camp.
Bunnies on the Bayou’s Bunny Bar Bash, March 7
Join Bunnies on the Bayou from 3 – 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 7, at Guava Lamp, 570 Waugh, as they begin raising money for this year’s Easter party beneficiaries, which include HATCH. There is no cover to attend, and the “Hare Raising Event” will include a raffle of bunny baskets, which promise to be large and full of surprises.
MCC’s Bringin’ in the Green, March 12
Montrose Counseling Center’s 21st Annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration Bringin’ in the Green will take place from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the beautiful and historic home of John Danielson at 3618 Burlington Street. Hors d’oeuvres are provided courtesy of Dwane Todd, Attorney. Due to their generous underwriting, one hundred percent of the funds raised at the event will go to direct client services. Tickets are $30/$25 for seniors and may be purchased at the door or online, with “BITG” as your designation. Sponsorship opportunities range from $50 – $5,000 and include tickets to the event. For more information, click here or call 713.800.0872.
Bayou City Boys Club’s Jungle Houston, April 1 – 4
Support MCC’s HIV/AIDS programs by attending Bayou City Boy’s Club’s Jungle 18. The festivities begin with a Kick-Off Party at Meteor from 10 p.m. – 2 a.m. on Thursday, April 1, and continuing at RICH’s from 10 p.m. – 4 a.m. on Friday, April 2. It all leads up to Saturday night’s big “Coming of Age” event at WAREHOUSE LIVE! from 10 p.m. – 4 a.m. on April 3. If you’re still going strong after that, there’s the Sunday morning afterparty from 3 a.m. – 10 a.m. at House of Dereon. A weekend pass costs $100, and tickets to Saturday’s main event are $50 if purchased in advance/$60 at the door. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.
Bunnies on the Bayou, April 4
Since 1979, Houston’s GLBT communities have been celebrating Easter Sunday with Bunnies on the Bayou. Join them for this year’s 31st annual event as they continue raising money for local HIV/AIDS and GLBT service providers, including HATCH. The outdoor party starts at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 4. The party will take place at the Wortham Center, Fish Plaza, at 501 Texas Ave. Tickets are $25/$125 for VIP passes. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.
Third Annual Church Ladies Bake Sale & Revival
The Bouton sisters are planning the third annual Church Ladies Bake Sale & Revival and are looking for your baking talent! Donated baked goods will be sold to benefit ERSICSS’s beneficiaries, AssistHers and Montrose Counseling Center. If you have an old family recipe for cupcakes, pie or cookies, and you want to show off your culinary skills, contact Mother Morgan Fairview Bouton at Morgan.firstname.lastname@example.org. The Church Ladies Bake Sale & Revivial will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 10 at George Sport Bar, 617 Fairview. There is plenty of time to perfect a recipe, or just make chocolate chip cookies or marshmallow treats – we’re not picky!