Honorees Paul Posoli (representing Father T.J. Martinez) , Ted Poe, Jenifer Jarriel, Jay Mincks
Connie & Ron Niehaus
Bill Shank, Robbie Schilhab
Glenna & Bob Leonard
Walt & Dot Cunningham
Chaplain Mack & Teresa Praytor
Jay Mincks, Dan Pastorini
Pat & Helen Patterson
Lisa Grey, Ross Astromecki
Congressman Ted Poe, Sam Malone
Sunshine & Joel Rogers
Hanh & Marc To
Lisa & Joseph Turano
What: Be an Angel “A Safari Adventure” benefit
Where: Hotel ZaZa
PC Moment: More than 325 guests packed the hotel ballroom for the evening that raised $450,000 for the non-profit that provides adaptive equipment and special services for children with multiple disabilities or profound deafness.
Former Houston Oilers quarterback Dan Pastorini and Pam Morse served as dinner chairs while Dot and Walt Cunningham held down duties as gala chairs. The evening honored Houstonians who are making a difference in children’s lives — Congressman Ted Poe, DePelchin Children’s Center president and CEO Jenifer Jarriel, the late Father T.J. Martinez who founded Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory, and the Insperity Four Amigos — Paul J. Sarvadi, Richard G. Rawson, A. Steve Arizpe and Jay E. Mincks.
Who: Emcee Deborah Duncan of KHOU Channel 11, Charlene and John O’Shea, Cadence and Jay Morris, Karen and Ray Solcher, Corrine and Jo Price, Yvette and Mike Williams, Patti Murphy, Dr. Roland Maldonado, Joel Rogers, Lucia and David Warden, Shelli and Rob Wright, Jess Bailey, Kirk Van Hook and Helen and Pat Patterson.