Cristo Rey Dallas Presented Hilda Galvan With “Ignite Award” And Student Emmanuel Moreno With A Surprise At Inaugural CEO Breakfast

It was rise and shine for Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep's launch of CEO Breakfast and the presentation of the "Ignite Award" on Thursday, February 22, at The Petroleum Club. Despite the early hour, it was an outstanding turnout of area business leaders to see Hilda Galvan receive the award plus Cristo Rey Dallas honor student Emmanuel Moreno get a surprise. Here's a report … [Read more...]

2018 Dallas Symphony Orchestra League Presentation Followed The Tradition Of Bowing Debutantes Plus A Shout-Out Of Love

One might have thought that The Dallas Theater Center had moved across the street to the Meyerson when the Dallas Symphony Orchestra League Presentation Ball took place there on Saturday, February 17. But, more about that later. Before the evening of bowing and dancing got underway for the 1,060 guests, hints of a formal pep rally were simmering. Meyerson ushers found … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Photo Gallery Alert!: 2018 Dallas Symphony Orchestra League Presentation Ball

When the Dallas Symphony Orchestra League held its 32nd Presentation Ball on Saturday, February 17, at the Meyerson, no one expected it to be an admirer’s call-to-arms. But as deb Claire Fletcher prepared to make her Texas dip, an ardent fan hollered from the back of the McDermott Hall, “I love you.” He didn’t stop there. Among the whoops and cheers from the audience, he … [Read more...]

February Canine Companions For Independence Matriculation And Graduation Ceremony Had Cheers, Tears And Woofs From SRO Crowd

Ed Kinkeade’s wife Melissa Kinkeade nudged him to keep his talk on Friday, February 16, at the Canine Companions for Independence  South Central Graduation and Puppy Matriculation ceremony short. Thank heaven, Ed turned a deaf ear to his wife. The overflow crowd of two-, three- and four-legged creatures filled Texas’ only CCI Training Center in Irving for the program … [Read more...]

Kappa Kappa Gamma’s 2017 Tablescapes Co-Chairs Beth Dike And Mary Hubbard Presented A Record-Breaking $240,000 To Area Nonprofits

The Kappa Kappa Gamma Dallas Alumnae’s 2017 Tablescapes' "Forever Blue and Beautiful" at the Dallas Country Club last October was quite a feast for the eye, the ears, the tastebuds and the bank account for area nonprofits. Thanks to area designers, sponsors and speaker Mark D. Sikes, Co-Chairs Beth Dike and Mary Hubbard ended up netting a record-setting amount of … [Read more...]