fbpx

Lunch Bunch

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Ron Powers gave an emotional speech about his family’s struggles with mental illness at the Hope and Healing Center & Institute’s Chrysalis Award luncheon. … Career and Recovery Resources’ Barrier Breaker Award lunch, honoring Ed and Gwen Emmett and Philamena and Arthur Baird, raised more than $250K. … A lively Sunday brunch at the Four Seasons doubled as a fundraiser for the Great Age Movement, which promotes learning and socialization among seniors. Jazz performances and ballroom dancing dazzled the crowd of 200. … Designer David Peck and his wife chaired the Judy’s Mission Possible lunch at the Houstonian, raising funds for early-detection and ovarian cancer research at MD Anderson. … The Latin Women’s Initiative’s annual fashion show lunch was as festive as ever, featuring designs by Andrés Otálora — and tequila shots. … At River Oaks Country Club, the Mayor’s Literacy Breakfast honored the Houston Dynamo and Dash teams.

  • Wanda LeBlanc and Kathy Flanagan at ‘Barrier’
    Wanda LeBlanc and Kathy Flanagan at ‘Barrier’
  • Roseann Rogers and Christina Sacco at ‘Hope’
    Roseann Rogers and Christina Sacco at ‘Hope’
  • Jacob Rascon and Monica and Joe Casiano at ‘Latin’
    Jacob Rascon and Monica and Joe Casiano at ‘Latin’
  • Stacey Ellington, Susie Green, Laura Sheffield and Kim Petersen at ‘Hope’
    Stacey Ellington, Susie Green, Laura Sheffield and Kim Petersen at ‘Hope’
  • A flirty look at ‘Latin’
    Untitled-17
  • Elaine Knight, Carmen Bagby 
and Jane Williams at ‘Judy’s’
    Elaine Knight, Carmen Bagby and Jane Williams at ‘Judy’s’
  • Hugo Lagarda, Morgan Marfisi, Diddy Saini and 
Rishi Naran at ‘Mayor’
    Untitled-14
  • Buzz Aldrin, Shirlee Jamail and John Jamail at ‘Great’
    Buzz Aldrin, Shirlee Jamail and John Jamail at ‘Great’
  • Michael Trevino at ‘Mayor’
    Michael Trevino at ‘Mayor’
  • Deanna Rawlings and Fritz McDonald at ‘Great’
    Deanna Rawlings and Fritz McDonald at ‘Great’