Catherine D. Anspon | Photos by Jenny Antill, Shau Lin Hon, Corvin Alstot
- June 25, 2012
- Event Date:
- December 08, 2011
Gifting: Holiday Schmooze Benefitting the Center for AIDS Information and Advocacy.
Winter wonderland: A private home in River Oaks, garlanded and covered in white lights.
Santa’s helpers: Hosts and chairs Melanie Gray and Mark Wawro, and fellow chairs Steve Loden and Larry Lovins, joined by 170 schmoozers including Jackson Hicks and Milton Townsend (whose Jackson and Company provided bites and made merry cocktails), Kathryn and Jim Ketelsen, Susie and Sanford Criner, Alton LaDay and Houston Arts Alliance’s Jonathon Glus, Jo and Jim Furr, Randy Powers, Bill Caudell, Franci and Jim Crane, antiquarians Carl Moore and Bert Melnick, Nora and Bob Ackerley, painter Michael Collins and wife Gayle, Sir Mark Haukohl, Jay Moore, Ginni and Richard Mithoff, Victor Juarez and Wayne Blosat, Julie and Wayne Eberly, CFA director Paul Simmons, and Anne Farish with son Stephen Farish III. Unwrapped: $200,000 for CFA’s invaluable community services.