Texas Children’s Hospital creates Family Fun Zone at Houston Open


Hospital sponsors 2021 Houston Open located at Memorial Park Golf Course in Houston

HOUSTON, TX (Nov. 24, 2021) – Texas Children’s Hospital was thrilled to team up with the Astros Golf Foundation to serve as a Community-Partner sponsor of the 2021 Houston Open. The event, held Nov. 11 - 14 at Memorial Park Golf Course, has been a staple on the PGA Tour calendar for 75 years.

Texas Children’s was delighted to host patients, their families and employees for a private luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 10 during the Pro Am on the 18th green at Memorial Park. Texas Children’s also sponsored the Houston Open Family Fun Zone – a space with games and activities that entertained children and families attending the tournament.

This year’s Houston Open was the third tournament hosted and operated by the Astros Golf Foundation, which was established to ensure that Houston remains a host of the PGA TOUR event. The tournament is also a fundraising opportunity to benefit the community through local park improvements and investments in youth programs as a part of the larger Astros Foundation.

About Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital, a not-for-profit health care organization, is committed to creating a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in patient care, education and research. Consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation, Texas Children’s has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthroughs in pediatric and women’s health. The hospital includes the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute; the Feigin Tower for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. The organization also created Texas Children’s Health Plan, the nation’s first HMO for children; has the largest pediatric primary care network in the country, Texas Children’s Pediatrics; Texas Children’s Urgent Care clinics that specialize in after-hours care tailored specifically for children; and a global health program that’s channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. For more information, go to www.texaschildrens.org. Get the latest news by visiting the online newsroom and Twitter at twitter.com/texaschildrens.