What: Bo's Place annual "Hearts of Hope" luncheon.
Where: The Westin Galleria.
The 411: Giggy and Matt Thanheiser and Paula and Rusty Walter chaired the luncheon that raised $550,000 for the non-profit that provides free grief support for children, families and individuals living in the greater Houston area. Highly-respected community leader Flo McGee was honored with the Robin Bush Award, presented for her long-time dedication to serving the interests of children.
Joining these leaders in the spotlight was honorary chair Lindy Neuhaus. She and husband Larry Neuhaus, lost their 12-year-old son to liver cancer in 1985 and soon began supporting the Grief Center which later became Bo's Place.
Who: Claudine and David Hartland, Meredith Riddle Chastang and Patrick Chastang, Travis Torrence, Christie Sullivan, Cinda Mathews, Karen Pennebaker, Dorothy and Mickey Ables, Harriet and Joe Foster, Harry Holmes, Susie and Charlie Neuhaus and Bo's Place executive director Mary Beth Staine.