Lawyers and friends rake in $725,000 for free legal services at Harvest Celebration
What: Legal Community's Harvest Celebration.
Where: River Oaks Country Club.
The scoop: More than 900 members of the city’s legal community gathered at River Oaks Country Club for the 67th Harvest Celebration, hosted by the Houston Bar Association (HBA).
HBA president Neil Kelly, along with Houston Bar Foundation chair Denise Scofield and HBA auxiliary president Lisa Ganucheau, greeted guests at the annual event, this year sponsored by the Houston Bar Association, Houston Bar Foundation and Houston Bar Association Auxiliary.
The evening celebrated Houston Volunteer Lawyers, a project of the HBA that provides pro bono legal services for low-income families in Houston, raising over $725,000 for the cause.
Who: Tom Ganucheau, Dana Levy Kelly, John Scofield, Wendy and Alistair Dawson, Megan and Joseph Callier, Jacquelyn and Collin Cox, Cecily and Richard Burleson, Neal Sarkhar, Chris Porter, Margot Trevino, Rick Anderson, Hillary Holmes, Precious Owodunni, Jesus Castillon, Jenny Nguyen, Chris Domingo, Bradford Crockard, and Robert Ford.