The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency presents 11th Annual Rockin’ Resiliency Luncheon

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Marlen Esparza
Marlen Esparza Photo by Erik Paul

The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency, along with Luncheon Co-Chairs Lara Bell and Aliza Dutt, and Honorary Chair Edna Meyer-Nelson, will present the 11th Annual Rockin’ Resiliency Luncheon.

The afternoon will feature Olympic medalist and world champion boxer Marlen Esparza as the keynote speaker, a silent auction, baubles and bubbles champagne raffle, and more.

During the luncheon, The Women’s Fund will recognize Martha Walton as the recipient of the Sue Trammell Whitfield Award for Resiliency for her involvement in strengthening the health and wellness of Houston-area women and adolescent girls through her volunteerism, leadership and philanthropy.

The Women’s Fund will also honor Julie Catherine-Elise Hakim, BSc, MSc., MD FRCS (C), FACOG with The John P. McGovern Foundation “Champion in Women’s Health and Wellness” Award. Dr. Hakim, a Canadian and U.S. board-certified OBGYN and Assistant Professor in OBGYN at Baylor College of Medicine and Pediatric Gynecology at Texas Children’s Hospital, is being recognized for her dedication to providing exemplary and compassionate service in the field of adolescent girls’ and women’s health and wellness.

Event Details



Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
2222 W. Loop S.
Houston, TX 77027


Ticket Info

$250; Tables starts at $2,500.