Together we can change lives
"Growing up in California, my family instilled a sense of responsibility in me. I’m very proud to have become a true, naturalized Texan after spending all of my adult life in Houston and learning it is a ‘Texas Thing’ to give back and help people."
about the charity
Dan Pastorini Charity is a 501(c)(3) non-profit with a mission to assist in raising funds for and awareness of several charities close to Dan’s heart. During its short-lived existence, Dan Pastorini Charity has benefited several organizations but has focused their attention on Be An Angel.
2022 Dan Pastorini Celebrity Golf Invitational
Thank you to everyone who participated and helped to make this event a success! Proceeds from this event benefitted Be An Angel and their mission to improve the quality of life for children with multiple disabilities or profound deafness.
Be An Angel
Dan Pastorini Charity has chosen Be An Angel as the beneficiary of the funds raised at the annual DPC Celebrity Golf Invitational. Proceeds will support the organization in its mission to improve the quality of life for special needs children by providing wheelchairs, hearing aids and other adaptive equipment and services.
The Be An Angel vision is to use all available means to help create a world where every special needs or profoundly deaf child has the opportunity to improve their personal quality of life, in order to facilitate that child’s ability to grow physically and emotionally to the full extent of their individual capacity. For more information about the charity, visit Beanangel.org.
Reading on Wheels
Dan Pastorini Charity supports former Houston Oiler teammate, Vernon Perry, in his Jackson, Mississippi-based non-profit, Reading on Wheels. With the help of other former NFL players, Reading on Wheels’ efforts center around helping and encouraging lower-income children and families to achieve higher academic and behavioral standards by helping them meet needs and rewarding them with gifts that they couldn’t otherwise afford.
To learn more visit: Reading On Wheels Facebook Page
Central Texas Storm
Dan Pastorini Charity supports Central Texas Storm youth baseball and softball, to learn more about the organization please visit: CENTEXStorm.org.
“CENTEX STORM Youth Baseball and Softball’s mission is to empower, educate, and equip the youth of Bastrop, Colorado, Fayette, Lavaca, and Lee counties through teaching the fundamentals of leadership, teamwork, acceptance and commitment. We are making it possible for youths of all backgrounds and socioeconomic areas to have the opportunity to experience organized recreational ball play where it otherwise would not be an option for them.”
"Without the support from our friends, we would not be able to support the causes we do today. It’s heartwarming to see how everyone steps up to support such wonderful organizations and we are excited to continue that ‘Texas Thing’.