News & Events
- 28th Annual Golf Tournament
BlackHorse Golf Club Hosted The 100 Club's Golf Tournament on Monday, September 19, 2016
Our 28th Annual 100 Club Golf Tournament which was held Monday, September 19, 2016 at the BlackHorse Golf Club in Cypress was once again a huge success. Thank you to everyone who came out to support this wonderful event.
- 62nd Annual Heroes Awards
We salute all 45 2016 Law Enforcement & Firefighter Award Recipients, who were honored on Thursday, May 12th at The 100 Club’s 62nd Annual Heroes Awards Banquet at Bayou City Event Center in Houston. Each of these awards were based on nominations made by their fellow officers and firefighters within the 18-county coverage area. To view this year's full-page ad which ran in Sunday, May 8th's Houston Chronicle, click here.
- 2016 10th Annual “Back The Badge Ride”
Once again benefiting The 100 Club
The 10th Annual Back the Badge Ride is almost here, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Starting at San Jacinto Harley-Davidson, 3636 E. Sam Houston Pkwy S., Pasadena, Texas, 77505 (KSU) 11:00am, and ending at Pappas on the Lake, 14632 TX-105, Montgomery, TX 77356. Registration begins at 8:00am at San Jacinto Harley-Davidson.
Bands, food and drinks, vendors, live and silent auctions and all of your friends. Bands start at 1:00pm and the Silent Auction starts at 3:00pm.
Our next Pre-Registration event is scheduled for Saturday, March 19th at Pappas on the Lake from 1:00 – 6:00pm.
For more information including additional Pre-Registration events please join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BacktheBadgeRide.
Benefiting the 100 Club
- HUB Auto Group Partners with The 100 Club
On-going until the end of 2015
- Chili’s Supports The 100 Club in Memory of Deputy Goforth
Join us on Wednesday, September 16, 2015
- 100 Club Life Member Craig Biggio
Craig Biggio to be inducted in the Baseball Hall of Fame
The 100 Club is proud to congratulate Life Member Craig Biggio for his selection to the Hall of Fame. Craig has been a longtime Life member and supporter of the Club. The artwork to the right is our way of both congratulating Craig for the honor and for his membership in the 100 Club. Follow this link to view a full resolution pdf.
- 61st Annual Heroes Awards
We salute our 2015 Law Enforcement & Firefighter Award Recipients, who were honored on May 13th at The 100 Club’s 61st Annual Heroes Awards Banquet. Each of these awards were based on nominations made by their fellow officers and firefighters within the 18-county coverage area.
We ran a full-page ad to honor all 31 recpients in Sunday, May 10, 2015's Houston Chronicle. You can view a pdf of it here.
- Invitation to all 100 Club members
Ray Hunt, President of the Houston Police Officer’s Union, extends an invitation to all 100 Club members
"Ray Hunt, President of the Houston Police Officer’s Union, has extended an invitation to members of The 100 Club to a special performance of the original play, This American Family, by Houston playwright Gladney B. Darroh.
Tickets are available at no-cost to 100 Club Members on a first-come-first-serve basis, or until May 15. Reserve your tickets by clicking here.
- 27th Annual Golf Tournament
BlackHorse Golf Club Hosted The 100 Club's Golf Tournament on September 21, 2015
Our 27th Annual 100 Club Golf Tournament which was held Monday, September 21, 2015 at the BlackHorse Golf Club in Cypress was once again a huge success. Thank you to everyone who came out to support this wonderful event.
- 26th Annual Golf Tournament
BlackHorse Golf Club Hosts Yet Another Great Golf Tournament!
The 100 Club's 26th Annual Golf Tournament, held at the BlackHorse Golf Club on Monday, September 29, 2014, was once again a huge success. Thank you to everyone who came out to support this wonderful event. Check out this clip of our golfers heading out to the course after lunch.
- 60th Annual Heroes Awards
Honoring the Honorable
We salute our 2014 Law Enforcement & Firefighter Award Recipients, who were honored on May 14th at The 100 Club’s 60th Annual Heroes Awards Banquet. Each of these awards were based on nominations made by their fellow officers and firefighters within the 18-county coverage area.
We ran a full-page ad to honor all 51 recpients in Sunday, May 11, 2014's Houston Chronicle. You can view a pdf of it here.
- The 100 Club Television Spots
There is Nothing More Moving Than Stories.
We are so thankful to Derek Dees, Amanda Hurst, Jacki Dowling and Brandie Wallace for sharing their stories with us and ultimately the community. These videos were unscripted and shot on location in their homes. We simply turned on the cameras and asked them to tell their story in their own words.
We were humbled by their bravery and reminded of their sacrifice.
- Battle of the Badges
Rice University to Host Battle of the Badges
RICE UNIVERSITY | Sports Information Office | Jan. 8, 2014
For Immediate Release
Contact: Charles Cochrum, Rice Sports Information | firstname.lastname@example.org | Office: 713-348-3929 | Cell: 281-352-5695
Rice to Host Battle of the Badges | Houston-area police and firefighters square off on Jan. 25
HOUSTON, Texas – As Rice University men’s basketball hosts Conference USA newcomer Charlotte on the hardwood on Saturday, Jan. 25, local police officers and firefighters will also challenge each other in a variety of events at Tudor Fieldhouse before and during the 7 p.m. contest.
Tickets to the full day of festivities are on sale now for the Battle of the Badges through each of the departments’ unions as well as online for fans. For $20, a ticket includes admission to the pre-game activities and the Rice-Charlotte men’s basketball game, a food and drink voucher at the Tudor Fieldhouse concession stand, access to the pre-game chili cook-off and a raffle ticket for a Spa Day for one of the wives of participating officers and firefighters. Five dollars from each ticket sold go directly to the “100 Club,” which supports the dependents of Houston’s fallen heroes.
The day begins with a basketball scrimmage between the Houston Police Department Officers’ Union and the Houston Professional Firefighters’ Association on the Tudor Fieldhouse court from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Following the scrimmage, children of the participants will play a knock out basketball game for 10 minutes. These activities are only open to Battle of the Badges ticket holders.
Capping off the evening’s special events, each department will have one representative earn special recognition on the court during halftime of the Owls’ game.
Tickets are available online at: http://tinyurl.com/battleoofthebadges using the promo code: 100club. Tickets can also be purchased from each union or by contacting Steven Rodriguez in the Rice Ticket Office at 713-348-8252 or email@example.com. Fans may also donate tickets to a firefighter or police offices by contacting the ticket office. The deadline to purchase Battle of the Badges tickets is Jan. 24, 2014.
Tickets for all Rice home games are available at the Rice Athletics Ticket Office at Tudor Fieldhouse or online at RiceOwls.com.
- 2013 Back The Badge Gala
The 100 Club Gala was a night to remember
This year's Gala was a wonderful tribute to our sponsors, three of our survivors and Jacki Dowling, wife of critically injured firefighter Bill Dowling. As always, Clint Black put on an incredible show.
- 25th Annual Golf Tournament
Golfers enjoyed great weather and a great day!
Once again, The 2013 100 Club Annual Golf Tournament was a spectacular September day at the links.
- 59th Annual Heroes Awards
Twenty-two Outstanding Officers Honored on May 15, 2013 at The 100 Club’s 59th Annual Heroes Awards Banquet
These awards were based on nominations made by their fellow officers within the 18-county coverage area. Annual Heroes Awards are also open to firefighters.
Left to right starting on the top row:
Officer Joshua B. Young Sugar Land Police Department, Captain Peggy Frankhouser Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Trooper I Derek Peterson Texas Department of Public Safety, Canine Officer Eric M. Gum Sealy Police Department, Deputy Joe Martin Fayette County Sheriff’s Office
Officer Ivan N. Martinez Baytown Police Department, Corporal Adrienne Morton Galena Park Police Department, Officer James R. Wells Galena Park Police Department, Trooper Zachary Blair Atchison Texas Department of Public Safety, Deputy Christopher M. Moore Harris County Sheriff’s Office
Deputy Clint J. Myers Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Investigative Sergeant Craig D. Thomas Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Lieutenant Donald Hamilton Houston Police Department, Deputy Marcus W. Anderson Harris County Precinct 2, Officer Steve Fowler Pasadena Police Department
Corporal Jonathan Zitzmann Madisonville Police Department, Trooper III Klent E. Tipton Texas Department of Public Safety, Sr. Police Officer Kenneth Strange Houston Police Department, Officer Brendan J. J. Morley Houston Police Department, Officer Juan A. Rincon Houston Police Department
Not pictured (undercover): Deputy Roland “Ted” Dahlin, III Harris County Precinct 4, Police Officer Esmeralda Y. Medrano Houston Police Department