What: 67th Harvest Celebration
Where: River Oaks Country Club
PC Moment: Legal eagles reached deep into their pockets for the evening that raised $725,250 to support pro bono legal services for low income Houstonians. Sponsored by the Houston Bar Association, Houston Bar Foundation and Houston Bar Association Auxiliary, the event supports Houston Volunteer Lawyers, a project of the HBA. Welcoming the 900-plus guests were HBA president Neil Kelly, foundation chair Denise Scofield, and auxiliary president Lisa Ganucheau. In the 17 years since the venerable holiday event became a fundraiser, more than $6.75 million has been raised for pro bono legal services.
Who: Dana Levy Kelly, John Scofield, Tom Ganucheau, Sheridan and John Eddie Williams, Lauren Beck Harris and Warren Harris, Annsley and Chris Popov, Sameera and Ashish Mahendru, Megan and Joseph Callie, and Cicely and Richard Burleson.