Jamie's Hope Second Annual Masquerade for a Cure 2013


Event Information

Jamie’s Hope hosts the Second Annual Masquerade for a Cure Gala at the River Oaks Country Club in Houston, Texas on Friday, October 25, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Up to 300 supporters will join together to support the Targeted Therapy research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. This year’s event welcomes new and returning supporters including celebrities, top executives and the “who’s who” of Houston.

Exquisitely adorned guests will delight in an all-inclusive GATSBY INSPIRED evening including; open premium bar, delectable plated dinner, live music by the Richard Brown Orchestra & exotic entertainment as well as unique and one-of-a-kind auction items. VIP guests will enjoy an intimate reception preceding the main event.

Past Masquerade Collage

Past Masquerade Collage

Tickets & Tables

A Private Affair – VIP ticketed guests will partake in the exclusive reception featuring heavy passed hors d’oeuvres, exclusive live entertainment and the chance to win a lavish grand prize while mingling with special guests from 6:00 – 7:00pm.

Limited General Admission ($250) and VIP Tickets ($500) will be available to invitees, To request to be on the guest list of this invite-only affair, please email Amanda@JamiesHope.org.

“This year’s event will be even more glamorous than the last. We strive to provide our supporters with an experience that will be discussed long after the evening comes to an end.” ~Jamie Gilmore, Founder of Jamie’s Hope.

Online Auction

Just like last year, we will have Electronic Bidding on all auction items.  All Bidding will be done through your own cell phone or computer!  You can bid from anywhere, anytime before the close of the auction right from your own device!  You even get an update if you are outbid!

HOW THE AUCTION WORKS | Guests may preview the auction items through our ONLINE AUCTION as soon as they’re secured! Silent Auction items may be bid on and won by anyone with access to the ONLINE AUCTION link. LIVE AUCTION items may be bid on up until 3pm on the day of the gala, however, one must be present during the live auction to win a live auction item. Take time to preview and preregister online to eliminate check-in time upon arrival at the gala.

Click this link to REGISTER & VIEW the Auction: http://jamieshope.myab.co/

  • Click on the provided link, register for the event, view the items and begin BIDDING!
  • After you register you will get a welcome text message and then there are 3 ways to bid:Hosted by ABC – AuctionsByCellular!
    1. By Text – Text the 3-digit item number and amount to the welcome message you receive, e.g., 101 500, no dollar signs or decimals are needed.
    2. By Smartphone – Click the link in your registration text.  It will take you to a personal bidding page.  Click on an item and place a bid, it’s that simple.
    3. By Computer- Login with your username and password, click on an item and place a bid!

Please don’t hesitate to contact us at info@JamiesHope.org should you have any questions at all! ~Happy Bidding!

Honorary Chairs

The Honorary Chairs for the Masquerade for a Cure Gala are fellow Houstonians who exhibit a heart for people suffering from this terrible disease and want to lend their influence in support of finding a cure! It is with great appreciation that we officially announce the honorary chairs for the 2013 Masquerade for A Cure Gala:  Bob Allen, Michael Chabala, Michael Coopwood & Elizabeth Doherty, John & Elizabeth Ehrman, Ronnie Killen, Jared Lang, Mark Levesque & Milovy Rodriguez, Angela Lipsey, Brad & Joanna Marks, Trey & Jessica McCreary, Brent Milam & Lara Bell, William Rabson & Crystal Christmas, Dr. Lamar & Theresa Roemer, Rucks & Simone Russell, David A. Thomas & Lauren A. Thomas, Kevin & Caroline Walter, and Lee & Seliece Womble.

Event Location

River Oaks Country Club

1600 River Oaks Boulevard
Houston, TX 77019



Become a Sponsor

The success of Jamie’s Hope efforts are credited largely to the companies who sponsor and donate products and services for special events along with annual corporate partnerships. By participating as an official event sponsor, donor, or corporate partner your organization will benefit from extended exposure through national media campaigns and promotional efforts. Please review the attached additional information and thank you in advance for your willingness to support the efforts of Jamie’s Hope and making a difference in the lives of cancer patients everywhere!

2013 Sponsors

Without both the in-kind and monetary sponsors, the event would not be possible. Thanks to our current sponsors for helping to make a difference!

Special thanks to our existing sponsors… Special thanks to our existing sponsors… Special thanks to our existing sponsors… Greenberg, Grant & Richards, En Vogue Events, HOUSTON Modern Luxury, Southwest Infiniti, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House – Houston, ProActive Media Group, TCP Capital Partners, The Spectrum Building, Guyton Photography, Quy Tran Photography, Earchphoto, Brandy Stoesz Photography, IW Marks, Aspen Signature Printing, Brand New Media, Amegy Bank, Over the Top Linen, & DJU Productions.

Corporate Partners

Celebrate Life Photography

Special Thanks to Darla Guyton of Celebrate Life Photography who continuously helps us to capture the moment at Jamie’s Hope events and so much more!

Richard Brown Orchestra

Special Thanks to the Richard Brown Orchestra for providing the amazing band and a partial in-kind donation for the Jamie’s Hope Masquerade for a Cure Gala!

J&D Entertainment

Special Thanks to J&D Entertainment for putting together the over-the-top entertainers and providing a partial in-kind donation for the Jamie’s Hope Masquerade for a Cure Gala!

For Heaven’s Cake

Special Thanks to For Heaven’s Cake for providing the fabulous themed cake at the Jamie’s Hope Masquerade for a Cure Gala!

Quy Tran Photography

Special Thanks to Quy Tran for continuously helping us to capture the moment at Jamie’s Hope...

Print Rite Inc

Special Thanks to Print Rite, Inc. for printing all of our paper marketing materials for the Jamie’s Hope Masquerade for a Cure...


Special Thanks to EarchPhoto for continuously helping us to capture the moment at Jamie’s Hope events!

Event News


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Ticket Sales Close at Midnight

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So Excited

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