8th Annual


Valentine’s Benefit for



Artist To Be Announced

September 19, 2019

Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 6 pm

Waco Convention Center 

McLennan Hall

100 Washington Ave, Waco, TX 76701

Hosted by: Karem Shrine Directors Staff


  • LOVE TO THE RESCUE is the premier Valentine’s themed event in greater Waco.  Our guests enjoy an incredible three-course dinner, silent and audible auctions, raffles, wine pull, an inspiring key note speaker representing Shriners Hospitals for Children and a private concert headlined by a country music legend.  Spend an evening with your special Valentine while enjoying world-class entertainment and elegant dining set in a casual and fun-filled environment.
  • Tables are $1,200 and include dinner service for 8 people, auction and concert.  Corporate VIP packages are available.
  • All net proceeds benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children which operates 22 hospitals across the United States, Canada, and Mexico including 2 hospitals right here in Texas.  LOVE TO THE RESCUE is hosted by the Karem Shrine Directors Staff.

What we do

Shriners Hospitals for Children was founded in 1922 with the goal of providing expert medical care for children while lessening the financial burden of patients and their families.

Today that philanthropic effort supports the health care system’s 22 facilities across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, treating children up to 18 years of age who have orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, cleft lip and palate, and more. Our advanced care is provided in a family-centered environment that is focused on maximizing a child’s quality of life, regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

Event Info


Maximize your company branding and community exposure by becoming a LOVE TO THE RESCUE corporate sponsor today!

Multiple sponsorships and VIP packages are available.  For more information, please click the Sponsorships and Tables tab above.

Saturday, January 25, 2020


Doors open at 6:00 PM

Reserved tables are $1,200

For additional information please email us at [email protected]


Country music legend LOVE TO THE RESCUE 2020 to be announced September 19, 2019!

Shriners help children right here in Central Texas

Karem Shrine is the Central Texas chapter of Shriners International headquartered in Tampa, FL. The dedicated members of Karem Shrine volunteer thousands of hours each year to raise funds and promote awareness for the Shriners Hospital healthcare network including services that are provided here in the Waco community. Members are seen throughout the year in the greater Waco area wearing their red Fez hats and collecting donations for the hospitals, as well as, participating in holiday parades such as West Fest and the City of Belton July 4th parade. Karem Shriners also provide no-cost transportation to pediatric patients in the central Texas area who are currently receiving treatment at Shriners hospitals in both Houston and Galveston. For more information about Karem Shriners please visit, www.karemshrine.com.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research, and outstanding medical education. The 22 locations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate regardless of the family’s ability to pay.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. For more information about Shriners Hospitals for Children, please visit shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.

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Questions, comments, or more information: Please email us at [email protected]

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