Welcome to the Gingerbread House!

, 2007


Thursday, December 12th
6:00 - 9:30 PM

Phil & Derek's Restaurant & Wine Bar
2811 Bammel Lane, Houston, TX 77057
$25 donation

Celebrate the season with a southern buffet dinner followed by live jazz. Join us for the 2013 Gingerbread House Jingle Mingle. Phil & Derek's Restaurant & Wine Bar will host the event in the Garden Room* of this historic River Oaks cottage on Bammell Lane. Good food, great music, interesting people plus the "Jingle Mingle Raffle" make for a truly festive evening! Your $25 donation helps children all over Houston to develop self esteem and create positive relationships. See you there!
* Jingle Mingle seating limited to The Garden Room. Music Room seating subject to $10 cover charge. Music from 8 pm - 12 am.

* Cash bar. Guests bring their own wine. $10.00 corkage fee per bottle.

* Parking in church lot across the street.

See you on December 12!


Aunt Cora's Gingerbread House For Art and Culture is a 501(c)3 non profit corporation established to provide a community integrated facility that uses the arts and humanity to refine social skills, encourage personal growth and develop appreciation for diverse cultures. Humanities are used to create an atmosphere that encourages peace and cultural enlightenment in an economically and ethnically diverse community. The center will become a safe gathering place where people can learn, relax and freely exchange ideas.


A Note From Our Executive Director:

"Notice how impersonal the world has become.

Technology, with its headsets, cell phones and computers has created a world that thrives without direct human contact. This lack of face to face interaction can foster a self-sufficient attitude that distorts our personal image and undermines respect for others.


Roxanne Forrester

In our “it’s all about me” environment, the person who speaks a greeting, gives a smile, acknowledges a service or extends a courtesy has become the exception. It’s rare to experience these social graces from today’s youth. While I pondered what I could do to prepare our children to live successful lives, the answer became clear; teach them manners and respect for others..." [ Read More ]

Help Raise Funding - GoodSearch.com

  Here's a simple, no cost way to help support our outreach programs.  Every time you search the internet by using GoodSearch.com, it can send money to Gingerbread House.

GoodSearch.com is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates about a penny per search, to charities its users designate. Use GoodSearch just as you would any search engine to get quality search results from Yahoo.

GoodShop.com is an online shopping mall which donates up to 30 percent of each purchase to your favorite cause! Hundreds of great stores including Amazon, Target, Gap, Best Buy, eBay, Macy's and Barnes & Noble have teamed up with GoodShop and every time you place an order, you can support the children's outreach. They offer great discount coupons too. Look for this on the GoodSearch home page.

Each search or purchase will help Gingerbread House provide at-risk children with the skills they need to realize their full potential.

Thank you for making the GoodSearch.