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12 Julie Rock, from left, Shirley Alexander and Candice Glenn at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Julie Rock, from left, Shirley Alexander and Candice Glenn at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
3 Phil and Carol Garner at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Phil and Carol Garner at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
10 Mark Wallace, from left, with Amy and Dr. Charles Hankins at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Mark Wallace, from left, with Amy and Dr. Charles Hankins at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
2 Shirley and Ralph Alexander at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Shirley and Ralph Alexander at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
4 Gary and Pam Whitlock at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Gary and Pam Whitlock at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
11 Gordy and Michelle Bunch at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Gordy and Michelle Bunch at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
14 Lamar and Theresa Roemer at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Lamar and Theresa Roemer at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
9 Judy and Glenn Smith at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Judy and Glenn Smith at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
15 Henry Brooks and Barbara Lowrie at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
Henry Brooks and Barbara Lowrie at the Texas Children's Hospital dinner in The Woodlands. Photo by Allen S. Kramer
12 Julie Rock, from left, Shirley Alexander and Candice Glenn at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
3 Phil and Carol Garner at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
10 Mark Wallace, from left, with Amy and Dr. Charles Hankins at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
2 Shirley and Ralph Alexander at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
4 Gary and Pam Whitlock at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
11 Gordy and Michelle Bunch at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
14 Lamar and Theresa Roemer at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
9 Judy and Glenn Smith at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013
15 Henry Brooks and Barbara Lowrie at the Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands dinner December 2013

What: The Woodlands Leadership Dinner hosted by Texas Children's Hospital.

Where: In The Woodlands home of former Astros manager Phil Garner and wife Carol.

The 411: Community leaders in The Woodlands gathered for the inaugural holiday-themed fundraiser for Texas Children's new community hospital set to open in The Woodlands in 2017. The event was co-hosted by Ralph and Shirley Alexander, Gary and Pam Whitlock and Dr. Charles Hankins and wife, Amy. Texas Children's president and CEO Mark Wallace provided additional holiday cheer by sharing new details about the size and scope of the state-of- the-art medical campus that will serve families in the area. Currently, Texas Children's physicians are located in The Woodlands Health Center.

Who: Notables included Judy and Glenn Smith, Gloria and Mark Tressler, Ed Robb and Sallie Rainer, Theresa and Dr. Lamar Roemer, Michelle and Gordy Bunch, Julie Rock and Candice Glenn.

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