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Teen health clinic reaps benefits of engaging luncheon, raises more than $200,000

Teen health clinic reaps benefits of luncheon, raises over $200,000

News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, David Dewhurst, Phyllis Williams, Judge Mike McSpadden
David Dewhurst, Phyllis Williams, Judge Mike McSpadden. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Zeina Fares, Nijad Fares, Mia Fares
Zeina Fares, Nijad Fares, Mia Fares. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, Shelby, Foundation for Teen Health, Oct. 2015 Ashley Smith, Peggy Smith
Ashley Smith, Peggy Smith.  Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Leandra DeWitt, Jan Carson, Catina Hunt
Leandra DeWitt, Jan Carson, Catina Hunt. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Leslie Sharp, jRama Barazi, Jacquie Baly
Leslie Sharp, Rama Barazi, Jacquie Baly. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Ben Licata, Michaeline Basurtok
Ben Licata, Michaeline Basurtok. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Gina Gaston, Warner Roberts
Gina Gaston, Warner Roberts. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, June Waggoner, Liz Quisenberry
June Waggoner, Liz Quisenberry. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Cora Sue Mach, Nancy Morrison, Jan Duncan, Sidney Faust, Nancy Willerson
Cora Sue Mach, Nancy Morrison, Jan Duncan, Sidney Faust, Nancy Willerson. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Annie Beck, Nancy Beck Deane, Debbie Beck, Rose Beck
Annie Beck, Nancy Beck Deane, Debbie Beck, Rose Beck. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Kelli Cohen Fein, Regina Rogers
Kelli Cohen Fein, Regina Rogers.  Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, David Dewhurst, Phyllis Williams, Judge Mike McSpadden
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Zeina Fares, Nijad Fares, Mia Fares
News, Shelby, Foundation for Teen Health, Oct. 2015 Ashley Smith, Peggy Smith
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Leandra DeWitt, Jan Carson, Catina Hunt
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Leslie Sharp, jRama Barazi, Jacquie Baly
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Ben Licata, Michaeline Basurtok
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Gina Gaston, Warner Roberts
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, June Waggoner, Liz Quisenberry
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Cora Sue Mach, Nancy Morrison, Jan Duncan, Sidney Faust, Nancy Willerson
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Annie Beck, Nancy Beck Deane, Debbie Beck, Rose Beck
News, shelby, Foundation for Teen Health luncheon, Oct. 2015, Kelli Cohen Fein, Regina Rogers

What: The Foundation for Teen Health annual "Hope for the Future" luncheon.

Where: River Oaks Country Club.

The 411: Former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Phyllis Williams were honored with the Dr. Peggy Smith Award for Professional Excellence and the June and Virgil Waggoner Award for Volunteerism, respectively. Luncheon emcee Jan Carson interviewed the duo while Warner Roberts did honors encouraging guests to pony up for raffle tickets. Raffle co-chairs Annie Beck and Lauren Randle loved it.

Applause, applause for luncheon chair Zeina Fares, accompanied by her husband, Nijad Fares, and their daughter, Mia Fares.

Guest speaker Leandra DeWitt told of her young pregnancy and the help that the Baylor College of Medicine Teen Health Clinic and the Centering Pregnancy program provided her on her road to motherhood. The luncheon raised more than $200,000 for those programs.

Who: Foundation director Ann Van Horn, clinic founder Dr. Peggy Smith and Ashley Smith, Judge Mike McSpadden, Cora Sue Mach, Jacquie Baly, Regina Rogers, Jan Duncan, Judge Clarease Yates, Mary Bain Pearson, John Pitts, Ruchi Mukherjee, June Waggoner and Wondy Weston.