25th Anniversary Gala

25th Anniversary Gala Video

Your generous donations were matched through
October 31, 2020 by our presenting sponsor

We are so grateful to those of you who could join us 
and support our mission.

The 25th Anniversary Gala was a true blessing to our organization!
We'd also like to thank
our Honorees:
Dr. Tony Evans, Dr. Froswa' Booker Drew,
Mr. Steven Bolos and Ms. Marilyn Cox
our Keynote Speakers:
Kirk and Tammy Franklin
our Emcee:
Brenda Teele
and, our many Sponsors and Church Partners.


Special Thanks To Our Generous Sponsors

as of Oct. 21, 2020



Susie and T. Hardie

Highland Park Presbyterian Church



Dick and Catherine LeBlanc



Holt and Kaye Dawn Lunsford

Jeff and Ann Swope

B.C. Williams Bakery Service, Inc.

Tom and Jill Williams



Mark and Mary Rogers

Jerry Tomlinson

Leland B. White


Gala Host Committee

Martha Lou Beaird Susie and T. Hardie Holt and Kaye Dawn Lunsford Jerry Tomlinson
Craig and Julie Beale Houston and Betsy Hunt Wil and Debra McCall Marc Vilfordi
Robert and Cora Billingsley Fred and Vivian Johnson Tom and Pam Pearson Tom and Jill Williams
Clay and Carreen Carson Dick and Catherine LeBlanc Ann Shaw Campbell and Ann Williams


                                           Video Sponsor                                                                                        Emcee

                     Bandana Media                                               

2020 Leadership Award Recipients

Dr. Tony Evans

Senior Pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship receiving the Rev. Dr. Zan Wesley Holmes Jr. Excellence in Church Leadership Awardand keynote panelist for Gala 

Dr. Froswa' Booker Drew

Vice President of Community Affairs and Strategic Alliances at State Fair of Texas® receiving the Dr. Katherine Hodge Dudley Excellence in Innovative Leadership Award

Mr. Steven Bolos

CEO of B & A, LLC receiving the Excellence in Corporate Leadership Award and 25th Anniversary Gala Honorary Co-Chair along with Nancy Bolos

Ms. Marilyn Cox

Neighborhood Leader of the Wynnewood Heights Association receiving the Mrs. Willie Mae Coleman Excellence in Community Leadership Award