What: Bo's Place 19th annual "Hearts of Hope" luncheon.
Where: Hilton Americas-Houston.
The scoop: UH Graduate College of Social Work research professor Brené Brown shared her wisdom on the necessity of experiencing joy to the fullest as it builds a reservoir to tap in times of grief. The author of three New York Times bestsellers, Brown also signed copies of her current best-seller, "Rising Strong."
A group of 850 turned out for the fundraiser chaired by Jennifer and Michael Dellinger, Lisa and Sanjay Kalavar and Stacey and Andrew White. The event raised $415,000. The event honored Peggy Roe with the Robin Bush Award.
Who: Luba Bigman, Ericka Graham, Christie Sullivan, Melissa Mithoff, Hannah and Cal McNair, Claudine and David Hartland, Liz and David Anders, Lindy and Larry Neuhaus, Susan and Charlie Neuhaus, and Mary Kristen and David Valentine.