March-April 2018 – Stepping Out Events

March 9th and April 13th,

6 – 9:30 pm

Bite Night Fridays at Riverstone

A feast of food trucks is heading to The Club at Riverstone, located at 18353 University Boulevard, for a culinary event that will be held the second Friday of each month throughout the spring. Music and children’s activities will add to the event which is open to the public. For more information, visit

March 23rd, 6:30 pm

6th Annual Reading Between the Wines

Literacy Council of Fort Bend County’s anticipated event is presented by the Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation. This celebration of literacy featuring Piper Kerman, author of the best-selling memoir Orange is the New Black:
My Year in a Women’s Prison
will be held at Safari Texas Ranch, located  at 11627 FM 1464 in Richmond. For more information, visit

March 24th, 6 – 11 pm


Fort Bend Women’s Center’s largest annual fundraiser is celebrating its 25th anniversary at The Stafford Centre, located at 10505 Cash Road, by bringing disco back! The event raises more than $200,000 every year to support survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in rebuilding their lives. In addition to great tunes from DJ Rock N Robin, guests can enjoy food from local restaurants, silent and live auctions including Purse-A-Nality. For more information, contact Patty Holt at 281-344-5761 or visit

April 11th, 8 am

John Zerwas Classic Invitational Tournament

This golf tournament held at Cinco Ranch Golf Club benefits Friends of John Zerwas and features trophies for Best Ball, Longest Ball and Hole-in-One.  Teams of four are available and include carts, breakfast, lunch, drinks and awards reception.  For more information, e-mail

April 14th, 8 – 11 am

RSSLC Richmond Ramble 5K

Join us for this timed inaugural 5K benefitting the Volunteer Services Council of the Richmond State Supported Living Center (RSSLC) in celebration of serving residents for 50 years. This family-friendly event will include music, race shirts, medals and more. You can walk, run or roll in your wheelchair for this scenic route. For event details and schedule, visit

April 28th – 29th, 8 am

BP MS 150 Ride – Houston to Austin

The BP MS 150 is a two-day 180-mile fundraising bike ride organized by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The ride is the largest event of its kind in North America with 13,000 cyclists, 3,500 volunteers and countless spectators along the route and at the finish line in Austin. Breakpoints are positioned every eight to 15 miles. The fundraising goal for 2018 is $20 million to bring hope to many affected by multiple sclerosis. For more information, visit

April 30th, 12 – 7 pm

8th Annual Pot of Gold Classic

The Pot of Gold Golf Classic  benefits The Fort Bend Rainbow Room and funds raised will help stock their resource room with snacks, diapers, school supplies, clothes, toiletries, toys and other items frequently needed to meet the emergency needs of families in crisis. The event will be held at The Golf Club at Cinco Ranch, located at 23030 Cinco Ranch Boulevard in Katy. For more information, contact Wende Lewis-Buckley at 281-703-4007 or email