2019 Annual Youth Gala - Houston | UNCF

2019 Annual Youth Gala – Houston

Each year in January, high school students from the Greater Houston and surrounding areas come together to raise funds for education. Join us at the 22nd annual UNCF Houston Youth Gala.

This is a formal event. Click on the  "Attire" tab for details.

Tickets are $35 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Presented by UNCF Houston.

Bayou City Event Center

Bayou City Event Center

Visit the venue website for directions and details.


Young Ladies

  • Floor-length modest gowns only
  • No revealing, low-cut, sheer, see-through, or high-low gowns
  • No gowns with slits above the knee or dramatic or large cut outs
  • One strap gowns are allowed 
  • Strapless gowns must be worn with a shawl at all times

Young Men

  • Dark suits and ties or tuxedos only
  • Suits and tuxedos must be black or navy only with dress shoes, white or black shirts and
  • any color ties
  • No banded collars, hats, tennis shoes, loafers or boat shoes

Violators of dress code will not be admitted.