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Sharmell Huffman, from left, Elizabeth Lloyd and Eija Watson at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Sharmell Huffman, from left, Elizabeth Lloyd and Eija Watson. Photo by Pete Baatz
Catherine and Chris Hanslik, from left, and Pam Helm at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Catherine and Chris Hanslik, from left, with Pam Helm. Photo by Pete Baatz
Sarah Pepper, from left, with Trey and Stacey Wood at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Sarah Pepper, from left, with Trey and Stacey Wood. Photo by Pete Baatz
Michelle Heller and Bobby Marandi at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Michelle Heller and Bobby Marandi. Photo by Pete Baatz
Marcus and Jennifer Vajdos at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Marcus and Jennifer Vajdos. Photo by Pete Baatz
Johnny and Karen Prejean at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Johnny and Karen Prejean. Photo by Pete Baatz
Bourbon Street Band at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Bourbon Street Band. Photo by Pete Baatz
Stacey and Trey Wood, from left, with Roy Green at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Stacey and Trey Wood, from left, with Roy Green. Photo by Pete Baatz
Sharmell Huffman, from left, Elizabeth Lloyd and Eija Watson at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Catherine and Chris Hanslik, from left, and Pam Helm at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Sarah Pepper, from left, with Trey and Stacey Wood at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Michelle Heller and Bobby Marandi at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Marcus and Jennifer Vajdos at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Johnny and Karen Prejean at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Bourbon Street Band at the Devereux Gala February 2014
Stacey and Trey Wood, from left, with Roy Green at the Devereux Gala February 2014

What: Devereux's fifth annual "Savor the Hope: Dining for Devereux" gala.

Where: Hotel ZaZa.

The 411: Various elements contributed to the New Orleans ambience including a strolling sax player, crowd-entertaining Puppet Pizzazz, face painters, a photo booth, live music by Bourbon Street and NOLA taste treats from Babin's Seafood House in Katy. Stacey and Trey Wood III chaired the evening that raised funds for children and young adults in Devereux's care.

BoyarMiller received the Emy Award, honored for the law firm's long-standing record of charitable giving and community involvement. BoyarMiller board chair Chris Hanslik accepted the award.

Who: Catherine Hanslik, Roy Green, emcee Sarah Pepper of the New Hot 97.5 FM, Karen and Johnny Prejean, Jennifer and Marcus Vajdos, Michelle Heller and Bobby Marandi and Devereux executive director Pam Helm.

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