What: Santa Maria Hostel 10th annual gala.
Where: The Parador.
The 411: District Court Family Judge Bonnie Hellums was honored with the Kay Austin 2014 Visionary Award at the evening celebrating more than a half century of empowering women and their children to become alcohol and drug free. Jill and Marc Caillouet and Jan and Walter Fitzgerald chaired the gala that brought in $160,000. Songbird Kristine Mills and her musicians provided their special brand of entertainment for the gala themed "When the Saints Go Marching In."
Who: Ralph Marek, Maylynn and Andy Icken, Steve Schnee and Dr. Connie Almeida, Jenni and Robert Shanks, Paula and Allen KeKish, Kelli Fondren, Bruce Jeffries, Tommy Austin, Sandy and J. Byron Wake, Regenia Hicks, past CEO Kay Austin and current CEO Nadine Scamp.