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Champions for Children annually gathers Houston professionals and socialites for an evening of fun, food, festivities, and fundraising all for a great cause.  Read below for our most recent event information.


2018 Champions for Children Gala

Arabian Nights
When Night Falls, Enchantment Begins
Saturday, February 10, 2018

River Oaks Country Club
1600 River Oaks Blvd
Houston, TX 77019
7 PM – Midnight

Cocktails: 7:00 PM
Seated Dinner: 8:00 PM

Valet Parking Provided

Purchase your tickets now!
Enchantment Awaits!

Honoring the 2018
Gabriel Lester Hero Award Recipients

Nadine & Stephen Boutros

Hosted by Gala Co-Chairs
Marlene Casares, Wendy Frailey,
and Desiree Urrutia

2018 Gala Auction Committee Chair
Vicsandra Jones

With thanks to our 2018 Gala Committee
Kelly Jones, Brandi Maxwell, April McGee, Maya Pomroy, Amanda Smith,
Lindsay Stout, Jeni L. Turner, Nanette West, and Tiffany Wong


Host Committee

Laura and Ned Davenport
Danna and Greg Dirksmeyer
Silvia and Manuel Escontrias
Missy and Jaren Glass
Teri and John Gordon
Angela and Mark Hill
Christine and Ty Hoffer
Tracey and Andy Hull
Sarah and Ash Inayatali
Melissa and Brad Juneau
Edie and Albert Lee
Alex and Dustin McCoy
Julianna and Scott Moorad
Caroline and Jason Peters
Jess Rogers
Suzanne and Will Russell
Emily Shields and Todd Adam
Desiree and Antonio Urrutia
Lisa and Gus Vazquez
Dr. Bradley Weiner and Sherry Stell
Kevin R. Whitley

Event Partners
BA Media Pro, Blooming Gallery, Patrick L. Kelley Auction Company, and SR3 Media


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