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BOWLS THAT BENEFIT Mosaic on Hermann Park and Houston’s Ronald McDonald House Create Kid-‐Decorated Dog Bowls For the Trafigura Home Run
HOUSTON, TX (September 22, 2011) – ST Residential today announced Mosaic on Hermann Park, Houston’s luxury high-‐rise condominium offering convenience, privacy, first-‐class and first-‐rate services for buyers and renters, has formed a partnership with Houston’s Ronald McDonald House. Mosaic is joining forces with the local organization to sponsor Bowls That Benefit, a collection of one-‐of-‐a-‐kind kid-‐decorated dog bowls that will be auctioned off to raise money to support seriously ill children being treated in Texas Medical Center member institutions. Mosaic will also sponsor a kick-‐off event on October 13 for Houston’s Ronald McDonald House 2nd Annual Trafigura Home Run, a 10K run and family and dog friendly 2K walk. “Furthering its commitment to the Houston community, Mosaic on Hermann Park is excited to support Houston’s Ronald McDonald House on this important initiative,” stated James Dow, Senior Vice President of ST Residential. “As a neighbor to Houston’s Ronald McDonald House and a pet-‐friendly development, we felt strongly about donating retail space dedicated to the Bowls That Benefit project.” The kids at Houston’s Ronald McDonald House by decorating dog bowls that will line the course of the 2nd Annual Trafigura Home Run, a 10K run and 2K family walk benefiting Houston’s Ronald McDonald House. The dog friendly 2K walk, held on Saturday, December 3 for runners, walkers, families and dogs, will be led by Mogie, Houston’s Ronald McDonald House resident pet dog. At the culmination of the painting party, supporters of the House will gather to view the dog bowl artwork at a lavish cocktail reception from 6 – 8pm in Mosaic on Hermann Park’s Live Here Lounge. At that time, attendees can sign up to participate in the race and sponsor a bowl for the event. The dog bowls will remain on display through December 1 in a 1,000 square foot donated retail space built out specifically for the Ronald McDonald House initiative at Mosaic on Hermann Park. “Mosaic on Hermann Park is helping make the Bowls That Benefit project a reality. We are grateful that Mosaic has donated retail space so Houstonians can view the one-‐of-‐a-‐kind, hand painted dog bowls created by our residents,” said Mikki Donnelly, Houston’s Ronald McDonald House Development Director. “Because of partners like Mosaic, we are able to fulfill our mission to offer loving, home-‐like environments, where families can find support and share experiences with others while on their journey to overcome a critical childhood illness.” ABOUT MOSAIC ON HERMANN PARK Mosaic on Hermann Park is a two-‐tower, 29-‐story, 790-‐unit, luxury high-‐rise condominium. Mosaic is unique in its offerings with homes for both renters and buyers, making it easy to move in no matter the buyer’s purchasing power. Mosaic offers convenience, privacy, first-‐class and first-‐rate services to all residents. Mosaic is owned by Mosaic South Marketing, LLC, an affiliate of ST Residential. Mosaic is located at 5925 Almeda and more information can be found at mosaichouston.com or by calling the Live Here Lounge at 713.533.9400. ABOUT HOUSTON’S RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE
Since opening its doors in 1981, Houston’s Ronald McDonald House has offered a home away from home to the families of children undergoing treatment for cancer and other serious illnesses at Texas Medical Center institutions. For more information, visit www.rmhhouston.org or call 713.795.3500.