2018 Cattle Baron’s Ball Reveal Filled A Beverly Drive Mansion With Future “Sapphires And Spurs” Aficionados

There's nothing like celebrating the 45th year of anything. Sure, there are those who may dread their actual 45th birthday, but when it comes to 45 years of fundraising to support cancer research and development, it's a really big deal and deserves an over-the-top occasion to match it. And leave it to 2018 Cattle Baron's Ball Co-Chairs Katy Bock and Jonika Nix to kick … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Kim Robinson Named New Friends New Life CEO

As New Friends New Life celebrates its 20th anniversary in the battle against human trafficking, it’s also welcoming a new CEO. Since the departure of NFNL CEO Kelly Cruse, former NFNL CEO Katy Pedigo has been temporarily at the helm as a nationwide search got underway for a permanent replacement. The result of that search was just revealed. Former Girl Scouts of Northeast … [Read more...]

10th Annual Soup’s On! Honored Founders And Chef Brian Luscher With The Story Of A Mother And Daughter Surviving Their Worst Nightmare

This year’s Soup’s On! Luncheon benefiting The Stewpot Alliance was moved and moving. Instead of returning to the Omni or Reunion Station, Event Co-Chairs Kelly Garlock and Allison Salas Fasy "moved" the chefs and hundreds of guests east to the refreshed Statler, just a couple of blocks away from The Stewpot on Monday, January 29. To commemorate its tenth anniversary, the … [Read more...]

The Family Place’s 2017 Partners Card Team Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary With Another $1M+ Banner Year

Having recovered from shopping overload with deep discounts, The Family Place's 2017 Partners Card Co-Chairs Brynn Bagot Allday and Jennifer Burns, their sponsors and committee members had the Dallas skyline in the background as they celebrated their million-dollar plus haul on Thursday, January 25, at Dec on Dragon. Here's a report from the field: Over 150 guests overlooked … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Double Academy Award Winner/Clothing Designer Hilary Swank To Keynote Genesis Women’s Shelter’s 25th Annual Luncheon

DFW International Airport is going to be celebrity filled this spring thanks to the area nonprofits with a dazzling array of speakers. Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support is celebrating its 25th Annual Luncheon with double Academy Award winner/entrepreneur Hilary Swank at the Hilton Anatole on the Friday, May 11. According to Genesis CEO Jan Langbein, “We are beyond … [Read more...]