Nancy And Herbert Hunt Become Les Femmes Du Monde’s First Couple Of The Year With Tributes, Laughter And Saved Ribbons

It seemed like the local fundraisers were in overdrive on Tuesday, October 25, evening. Over at the Dallas Country Club, Children's Medical Center Foundation’s Brent Christopher was johnny-on-the-spot when the doors opened for Les Femmes du Monde’s 2016 Couple of the Year Awards Dinner. It was the first time that the organization had honored a couple, let alone a man. And that … [Read more...]

World Affairs Council Gets An Early Christmas Gift From Les Femmes But Still Needs More To Prevent Forecasted Shortfall

As mentioned in an earlier post, the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth brings in various speakers like Bob Woodward throughout the year to discuss issues facing today’s world. But that’s not done without funding. So, World Affairs Council President/CEO Jim Falk sent a letter out recently appealing for a financial kick. According to the letter, “We need help closing … [Read more...]

Les Femmes Du Monde Party At Joyce And Larry Lacertes Even Got Co-Honoree Couple Of The Year Herbert Hunt Smiling

As the 70+ guests gathered at Joyce and Larry Lacerte’s Highland home for the Les Femmes du Monde Couple Of The Year Awards Dinner, Dinner Chair Mary Lee Cox said it was just a celebration. There would be no talking. Really? Then she pointed to the 2016 Les Femmes honorees (aka first-ever Couple of the Year) — Nancy and Herbert Hunt. It was hard to spot them, though. … [Read more...]

Les Femmes Du Monde Shift Directions In Announcing Honoree(s) Of The Year For Annual Fundraiser

Those Les Femmes du Monde gals are once again trying something different for their annual big fundraiser. Chairing the event at the Dallas Country Club on Tuesday, October 25, will be veteran chair Mary Lee Cox. Instead of doing a luncheon, they've decided to once again hold a night-time gala complete with a VIP cocktail reception and three-course seated supper. Now … [Read more...]

2015 Les Femmes Du Monde Team Presents Checks To Children’s Health And World Affairs Council Of Dallas/Fort Worth

The most gratifying part of fundraising is the handing over of the checks to the recipients. After months of efforts and activities, the Les Femmes du Monde group proved that point on Thursday, November 12, when they presented Children's Health and the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth with early Christmas gifts. Here's a report from the field: The ladies of Les … [Read more...]