Golf Classic

The Small Steps Golf Classic is a premier charity golf tournament in Houston held each fall at Champions Golf Club. The 2023 Small Steps Golf Classic is SOLD OUT!

Since the first tournament in 1996, the Golf Classic has raised more than $18 million for Small Steps Nurturing Center.
The Golf Classic is a first-class business entertainment event that is well known for the large number of great door prizes given away at the awards dinner following the tournament. In 2022, the tournament was sold out, with more than 70 corporations and individuals sponsoring the Golf Classic in support of Houston’s economically at-risk children.
The 2023 Small Steps Golf Classic is SOLD OUT. To join the waitlist, please email Marleigh Lowe at Questions? Contact Marleigh Lowe at or 713-236-0330.
Small Steps Nurturing Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The difference between the amount of your payment and the amount of goods and services received may be deductible as a charitable contribution. We estimate the fair market value for the Golf Classic is $400 per person. Small Steps’ EIN is 76-0471755.

Event Details


October 30, 2023


Champions Golf Club


Registration: 9:30 a.m.
Shotgun Start: 11:00 a.m.
Awards Dinner Following Play

2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

Title Sponsor - $25,000 - SOLD OUT
Platinum Sponsor - $10,000 - SOLD OUT
Gold Sponsor - $6,500 - SOLD OUT

Advisory Board:

Haley Boehm, Goldman Sachs
Brooks Despot, EnCap Investments L.P.
Mike Dignam, Sabalo Energy
Ben Dubois, Guggenheim Partners
Mel Faust, Detring Energy Advisors
Kevin C. Holmes, RSM US LLP

J. David Iverson, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, LP
Josh Kirklin, CAC Specialty
Art Krasny, Wells Fargo
Justin Loweth, Seneca Resources Company, LLC
David McCarver, First Horizon Bank

David G. Nini, Redfield Energy Partners
Marty Phillips, Encap Investments L.P.
Wynne Snoots
Ryan Walsh, Post Oak Energy Capital
David Zarr, Stephens Insurance, LLC

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