IBB Design Fine Furnishings Hosts The 2015 Partners Card North Seller Soirée

Beth Rafferty, Brooklyn Geyer, Jaylie Geyer, Shay and Brian Geyer*

Beth Rafferty, Brooklyn Geyer, Jaylie Geyer, Shay and Brian Geyer*

IBB Design Fine Furnishings proprietress Shay Geyer and her mom Beth Rafferty know how to throw a party and they did just that on Wednesday, September 9, for the Partners Card‘s North Seller Soirée benefiting The Family Place. Here’s a report from the field:

“Approximately 100 guests gathered together for a Seller Soirée at IBB Design Fine Furnishings in celebration of Partners Card 2015.

“The Family Place, along with Co-Chairs Melissa Boler, Debbie Munir and Ashlee Weidner and Honorary Chair Rhonda Sargent Chambers, welcomed card sellers, sponsors, retailers and friends for an evening filled with festive hors d’oeuvres, sips, shopping and door prize drawings.

Debbie Munir, Ashlee Weidner and Melissa Boler*

Debbie Munir, Ashlee Weidner and Melissa Boler*

“Co-Chairs Melissa, Debbie and Ashlee led the remarks, reminding everyone to please mark their calendars and purchase their $70 card for the annual shopping fundraiser, presented by Bank of Texas, set for October 30 through November 8, 2015. Bank of Texas Senior Vice President and Manager of Commercial Banking Mandy Austin also addressed the group and thanked The Family Place for its wonderful, long-lasting partnership.

Clinton Encinias, Paige Flink and John Mazey*

Clinton Encinias, Paige Flink and John Mazey*

“This year will mark Bank of Texas’ seventh year as presenting sponsor of Partners Card. The Family Place Chief Executive Officer Paige Flink concluded by thanking all those who have contributed to making Partners Card the largest fundraiser for The Family Place. In addition, she shared The Family Place’s latest fundraising goals, motivated card sellers to go beyond previous accomplishments and invited others to join in promoting and selling cards for one of the most popular shopping events in the Dallas Metroplex.

Rhonda Sargent Chambers and Diane Hopson*

Rhonda Sargent Chambers and Diane Hopson*

Heather Street Baker and Mandy Austin*

Heather Street Baker and Mandy Austin*

“Guests included: Nancy Scripps, John Mazey, Eric White, Sharon Jett, Brandy Taylor, Michael Munir, Michele and Mickey Munir, Maggie Kipp, Quitman Stephens, Katie Hunzinger, Melissa and Jeff Cameron, Diane Hopson and Kathryn Henry.”

* Photo credit: George Fiala