August 2018 

Save the Date for TBH Top Golf Event!…

July 2018 

Don’t just Smile, Amazon Smile!…

May 2018 

Community is Key, and we are so grateful for ours…

April 2018 

We are Stronger than Harvey, join us for a Groundbreaking Ceremony…

March 2018 

Sip and Stroll with us…

January 2018 

A Letter From Our Director, Kathy Alt…

December 2017 

This is our 3rd annual “Tree of Hope” virtual Christmas tree…

November 2017 

Happy Thanksgiving to all our guests, volunteers, donors and supporters of The Ballard House…

October 2017 

We are working hard to keep you in the loop on the status of The Ballard house. …

September 2017 

Due to Harvey Flooding, The Ballard House is set to re-open late Fall…

August 2017 

Exciting News! Avenue Property Group – Keller Williams Premier…

July 2017 

“Swing” on by for this Top Golf Event benefiting The Ballard House…

May 2017 

The Ballard House has now offered 28,000 nights of completely free lodging…

April 2017 

The Ballard House Announces $2 Million Grant from The Ballard Foundation…

March 2017 

We are so thankful for our partnership with Alicia’s Mexican Grille – Katy for “Dining Out for a Cause!”…

February 2017 

The Sporting Clay Tournament is approaching, and our teams are filling up quickly…….

January 2017 

Join us for a Spirit Night Benefitting The Ballard House….

October 2016 

Congratulations to Jacob Ballard who completed his Eagle Scout project at The Ballard House….

September 2016 

Reminder to join us for our TopGolf Event Benefiting The Ballard House…

August 2016 

Katy Sip N Stroll’s favorite wine event is back for the Fall…

July 2016 

Join us for our TopGolf Event Benefiting The Ballard House…

June 2016 

We have passed a huge milestone, 20,000 Nights!…

May 2016 

Sammy’s gives back, Cookies for a Cause and more…

April 2016 

Join us for Katy Sip n Stroll Benefiting The Ballard House…

February 2016 

Sporting Clays Tournament Benefiting The Ballard House…

January 2016 

We raised $6,010 through each generous donation! We sincerely appreciate…

December 2015 

Support The Ballard House by visiting the Tree of Hope…

November 2015 

Support The Ballard House when you shop this holiday! The Holidays are quickly approaching…

October 2015 

The Ballard House News and last chance to register for Stomping the Divots 2015…

September 2015 

September 19th – The Katy event you don’t want to miss! Benefiting The Ballard House…

August 2015 

Thank you so much to all who participated in this awesome and FUN event…

July 2015 

Join us at The Ballard House on July 16th from 4-6pm for our 10,000 Nights celebration!!

June 2015 

You serve sacrificially, You laugh wholeheartedly, You care authentically – We are grateful to our volunteers!!!

May 2015 

We would like to thank Kroger, as well as Food and Vine Time Productions and all of our attendees of Katy Sip and Stroll 2015!

February 2015 

The Ballard House recently celebrated its first year of service to the guests and caregivers that come to the Houston area medical facilities for treatment of life threatening illnesses…

November 2014 

The Ballard House Happenings! Happy Thanksgiving from our table to yours!!!
The Ballard House Celebrates Legacy Luncheon 2014…


October 2014 

Fall Sip n Stroll-A Huge Success For The Ballard House!
1450 guests, 65 + volunteers, fine wine sips paired with tastings from some of Katy’s favorite eateries, and gorgeous weather set the stage for the BEST Sip n Stroll wine event ever…

September 2014 Newsletter

September 2014

School is Back in Session!
Many thanks to all of the “Katy Kids” and their families who made The Ballard House their favorite place to volunteer over the summer. Our guests have enjoyed your cookouts, ice cream sundae socials, friendship bracelets, and game nights…

July 2014 Newsletter
July 2014

Let Freedom Ring!
Being a Fourth of July baby, I grew up thinking that everyone celebrated my birthday along with me. I have always loved a big fireworks show, tear up over anything patriotic, my heart still skips a beat with pride to say, “I am an American” and yes…

March 2014 Newsletter
March 2014

Open for Business! Meet a Few of Our Guests. Stained Glass for Chapel. We Love our Volunteers at The Ballard House. Kudos to the Dinner Dudes and Debutantes. Upcoming Events. Build it and they will come! In 2013 Cinco Charities was honored to provide housing for 256 guests…

Ballard House Naming Rights Sponsors

The Ballard House was named In honor of longtime Katy residents Monty and Erin Ballard. Monty started The Ballard Foundation to assist Cinco Charities financially in the construction of their vision, a Hospital Hospitality House in Katy. A memorial to Monty's dad, Carroll Ballard, a longtime working Texas cowboy is located in the lobby of the Ballard House. His saddle and other memorabilia are displayed.