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october 2015

12oct1:30 PM8:00 PMWestapher Golf Charity-50th Anniversary1:30 PM - 8:00 PM Cowboys Golf Club

Event Details

Gloria Campos Helps The Westapher Fundraiser Celebrate 50 Years
Benefits Dallas Founded Nexus Recovery Center

WHO: Nexus Recovery Center: A Dallas nonprofit at the forefront of specialized substance abuse services for females and the only treatment center in the nation that accepts late term pregnant and newly parenting adolescents.

Preston Center Rotary: A professional group of men and women coming together to be of service, support and assistance to each other while expanding their knowledge of business, ethics and current affairs. The mission of the club is to place service over self.
Gloria Campos: October 11th Westapher Dinner & Auction emcee. A celebrated 40 year broadcast journalism professional who served as the 5, 6 & 10 anchor for 20 years at WFAA/ABC.
WHAT: The Westapher Dinner & Auction, chaired by Dottie Reeder, will be held at the stunning Preston Hollow estate of philanthropist Faye Briggs. The cocktail occasion will consist of a silent auction and Cowboys Auctioneers will lead in a lively live auction. Legendary news personality, Gloria Campos, will emcee the dinner and auction where she will share the message and mission of Nexus Recovery Center and introduce a special testimony from one of the Nexus clients. Esteemed guests stemming from the Park Cities and beyond will enjoy dinner by CoHost Catering, wine from Specs Wine, Spirits and Fine Foods, coffee by Nespresso Café and PopStar popsicles for a sweet ending. Donations and Dinner & Auction ticket ($75) purchases can be made at www.westapher.eventbrite.com, by contacting Nexus Recovery Center at 214.663.2462 or via Abi Erickson at aerickson@nexusrecoverycenter.org.

The 50th Annual Westapher Golf Charity Tournament follows the day after the Westapher Dinner and Auction. The calendar milestone tournament will be held at Cowboys Golf Club and chaired by Jeff Winker and Roger Wyche. The tournament consists of four player teams, lunch and a scramble awards dinner that follows. The winning team will win the sought after Westapher golf trophy designed by renowned local bronze sculptor Robert Hogan who has placed his work at Cooper Fitness Center, City of Highland Park and Blue Bell Creamery among other Texas locations. Each year the trophy is passed on to the tournament’s winning team who can boast the trophy for 365 days. Cowboys Golf Club is the world’s only NFL themed golf course. They have also been ranked the number one golf course 13 years in a row by Avid Golfer Magazine and titled the Most American Golfer Course. Golf spots and teams can be secured at www.westapher.eventbrite.com or via Jeff Winker at jwinker@sbclobal.net or Roger Wyche at rogerwyche@yahoo.com.

WHEN: Sunday October 11th, 2015—50th Annual Westapher Dinner & Auction: 6 pm – 10 pm.
Monday October 12th, 2015—50th Annual Westapher Golf Charity Tournament: 11:30 am Registration, 12:00 pm Lunch, 1:30 Shotgun start, Scramble Awards Dinner to follow at close of the tournament.

WHERE: The 50th Annual Westapher Dinner & Auction—the Preston Hollow estate of philanthropist Faye Briggs. The 50th Annual Westapher Golf Charity Tournament—Cowboys Golf Club, 1600 Fairway Drive; Grapevine, TX 76051; 817.481.7277

WHY: Celebrating its 50th Anniversary event, one of the longest running golf fundraisers in the country, the Westapher’s efforts are to support the continuous plight of Nexus Recovery Center. The Nexus pursuit has assisted more than 25,000 women, adolescents and children on their journey to recovery since 1971. The Westapher is proud to perpetuate Nexus which is one of few national programs that invites women to bring their children into treatment. With Nexus’ award winning, accredited treatment programs the hope is to further provide the tools to restore lives and create healthy tomorrows for families and break the chain of addiction.

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CONTACT: Sabra Girard/Sabra Girard Public Relations/469.688.4674/sabra@sg-pr.com


(Monday) 1:30 PM - 8:00 PM


Cowboys Golf Club

1600 Fairway Drive, Grapevine, TX 76051


Jeff Winker

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