Community Champions

Houston Texan and TV honcho among community leaders feted at intimate luncheon

Houston Texan, TV honcho among leaders feted at intimate luncheon

News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015,Tiffany Smith, Rick Smith
Tiffany Smith, Houston Texans GM Rick Smith. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Jo Lynn Falgout, Gregg Falgout
Jo Lynn Falgout, Gregg Falgout. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer
Texas Children's Cancer Center's Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer leads Community Champions on a hospital tour. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Alan Stein, Elizabeth Stein
Alan Stein, Elizabeth Stein. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Judi McGee, Elsie Eckert, Scott Basinger, Sidney Faust
Luncheon chairs Judi McGee, Elsie Eckert, Scott Basinger, Sidney Faust. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Doe Florsheim, Henry Florsheim, Elsie Eckert
Doe Florsheim, Henry Florsheim, Elsie Eckert. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Penny Loyd, Alicia Smith
Penny Loyd, Alicia Smith. Photo by Jenny Antill
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015,Tiffany Smith, Rick Smith
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Jo Lynn Falgout, Gregg Falgout
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Alan Stein, Elizabeth Stein
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Judi McGee, Elsie Eckert, Scott Basinger, Sidney Faust
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Doe Florsheim, Henry Florsheim, Elsie Eckert
News, Shelby, Celebration of Champions lunch, Sept. 2015, Penny Loyd, Alicia Smith

What: Texas Children's Cancer Center luncheon honoring Community Champions.

Where: Texas Children's Cancer Center.

The 411: In advance of the October 9 Celebration of Champions luncheon and fashion show at River Oaks Country Club, Texas Children's invited the honorees in for a tour of the center and an intimate luncheon. Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer, co-director of the center's Long Term Survivor Program, led the heavy-hitter group through the blood center, infusion area and patient rooms on the 14th floor of the Houston Medical Center hospital.

The group then moved to the hospital's fourth floor where A Fare Extraordinaire presented a lavish lunch befitting the community leaders.

Who: Community Champions — Houston Texans GM Rick Smith and Tiffany, KTRK Channel 13 GM Henry Florsheim and Doe, Barbara Lowrie and Henry Brooks, Jo Lynn and Gregg Falgout with daughters Christine and Kimberly, Mary and Tony Gracely, Nancy Calles and Dr. Mark W. Kline, Barbara and Ulyesse LeGrange, Shelby Hodge and Shafik Rifaat, Penny and Paul Loyd, Jr., Alicia and Lance Smith, Elizabeth and Alan Stein, Betty and Jesse Tutor and Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff.