What: El Centro de Corazón "Making a Difference" luncheon.
Where: Hilton Americas-Houston.
The 411: Philamena and Arthur Baird chaired the fundraiser that honored H-E-B for its community leadership and specifically for its support of El Centro de Corazón, a non-profit that provides health care services in Houston's East End. Taking the lead as honorary chairs were Margaret and Joel Shannon along with Harris County Judge Ed Emmett and wife Gwen Emmett.
The program included comments by El Centro CEO Marcie Mir and a testimonial on the value of the non-profit given by Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch.
Who: Winell Herron and Cyndy Garza Roberts of H-E-B, Beckie and Gasper Mir, Regina Rogers, John Hernandez, Houston Methodist's Drs. Julie and Marc Boom, Leisa Holland-Nelson, Leila Perrin and Ken Janda.