About Assist the Officer, Houston

Assist The Officer is a non-profit organization providing short-term, immediate need financial assistance for officers critically injured or disabled in the line of duty. Assist The Officer symbolizes the appreciation for every officer’s dedicated service and commitment to the safety of citizens.


2020 ATO Heroes’ Gala

Due to the current circumstances of closures from the Public Health Emergency, Assist the Officer is postponing the 2020 Heroes’ Gala scheduled for Saturday, March 28th to Saturday, June 20th.  It will still take place at The Ballroom at Bayou Place at 5 pm with The Lancaster has the host hotel.  Please, visit for up-to-date information on hotel reservations and Gala tickets.

Jerry Flores Golf Classic

In April of 2018, Officer Jerry Flores fell and fractured his skull.  Jerry is a fighter, but his medical bills are expensive and he’s prone to many medical complications.  Therefore, Jerry’s friends are hosting the first Officer Jerry Flores Fight for Life 2020 Golf Classic to help with these bills.  Please, consider donating at the link below.  You can also contact Rick Barajas at (713) 933-5953 with any questions or sponsorship information.

Sgt. Christopher Brewster

On Dec. 7, 2019, while responding to a domestic violence call, Sgt. Christopher Brewster was tragically killed in the line of duty. In memory of his bravery; as well as, a celebration of his life, we are hosting a 5K run in his honor to raise awareness for victims of domestic violence. With your participating and generous donations, we can help the Brewster family in their time of need. The race entry is free; however, you can purchase a Sgt. Brewster Remembrance T-Shirt and/or a limited edition remembrance coin. You can also make a donation at the link below. Thank you for supporting the Brewster family!

We Are One First Responders Softball Tournament

Join us on September 3rd & 4th for the annual We Are One First Responders Softball Tournament benefiting Assist the Officer, hosted by the HPD’s Houston Heat softball team. The tournament will be at Big League Dreams.  Contact Gabriela at [email protected]com for team entry information.

1600 State Street
Houston, Texas 77002
P: 713-223-4286
F: 713-200-2470
E: [email protected]