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Jennifer O'Donnell, from left, Cheryl Strayed, Dorothy Ables and Christina O'Shell at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Jennifer O'Donnell, from left, Cheryl Strayed, Dorothy Ables and Christina O'Shell at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Sally Giammalva, left, and Amy Greenwood at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Sally Giammalva, left, and Amy Greenwood at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Dena Prasher, from left, Tana Wood, Paula Paine and Mindy Hildebrand at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Dena Prasher, from left, Tana Wood, Paula Paine and Mindy Hildebrand at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Richard Kroger and Mary Beth Staine at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Richard Kroger and Mary Beth Staine at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Lyndsey Zorich, left, and Abigail Coleman at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Lyndsey Zorich, left, and Abigail Coleman at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Lisa Malosky, left, and Cheryl Strayed at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Lisa Malosky, left, and Cheryl Strayed at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Kenady Davis, left, and Mike Vilece at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Kenady Davis, left, and Mike Vilece at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Charlie and Susan Neuhaus, from left, and Lindy and Larry Neuhaus at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Charlie and Susan Neuhaus, from left, and Lindy and Larry Neuhaus at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Chris Mizell, from left, Lynette Cone and Linda King at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Chris Mizell, from left, Lynette Cone and Linda King at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Charlie Neuhaus, left, and Harry Holmes at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Charlie Neuhaus, left, and Harry Holmes at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Bekah Hotze Gorder, left, and Hannah Kayem at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Bekah Hotze Gorder, left, and Hannah Kayem at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Amy Greenwood, from left, Jessica Inoff and Elizabeth Dukes at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Amy Greenwood, from left, Jessica Inoff and Elizabeth Dukes at Bo's Place luncheon. Photo by © Jenny Antill
Jennifer O'Donnell, from left, Cheryl Strayed, Dorothy Ables and Christina O'Shell at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Sally Giammalva, left, and Amy Greenwood at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Dena Prasher, from left, Tana Wood, Paula Paine and Mindy Hildebrand at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Richard Kroger and Mary Beth Staine at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Lyndsey Zorich, left, and Abigail Coleman at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Lisa Malosky, left, and Cheryl Strayed at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Kenady Davis, left, and Mike Vilece at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Charlie and Susan Neuhaus, from left, and Lindy and Larry Neuhaus at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Chris Mizell, from left, Lynette Cone and Linda King at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Charlie Neuhaus, left, and Harry Holmes at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Bekah Hotze Gorder, left, and Hannah Kayem at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014
Amy Greenwood, from left, Jessica Inoff and Elizabeth Dukes at Bo's Place luncheon February 2014

What: Bo's Place "Hearts of Hope" luncheon.

Where: The Westin Galleria Hotel.

The 411: Best-selling author of Wild, Cheryl Strayed shared tales of her solitary thousand-mile trek along the Pacific Crest Trail, fodder for her book that is currently being filmed with Reese Witherspoon portraying Strayed in the lead role. Luncheon chairs Jennifer O'Donnell and Christina O'Shell welcomed more than 760 guests to the event that raised a record $390,000. Emcee Lisa Malosky introduced Dorothy Ables, who received the Robin Bush Award for her leadership in serving the needs of children individually and through her roles as president of the Junior League of Houston and The Children's Fund.

Who: Bo's Place board chairman Richard Kroger, executive director Mary Beth Staine, Susan and Charlie Neuhaus, Lindy and Larry Neuhaus, Bekah Hotze Gorder, Hannah Kaymen, Tana Wood, Mindy Hildebrand, Dena Prasher, Amy Greenwood and Elizabeth Dukes.

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