What: Boys & Girls Club of Greater Houston annual "Great Futures' dinner presented by Anadarko.
Where: Hilton Americas-Houston.
The scoop: More than 700 guests turned out for the 13 clubs, which support youth across the greater Houston area, and raised close to $700,000. Applause, applause for chairs Laura and Will Leven and keynote speaker Chester Pitts.
The program included a testimonial and performance by club member Te'a Edwards, 2016 Youth of the Year and now a freshman at Sam Houston State University.
Who: Emcee Khambrel Marshall, Gerra Gistand, Amy and Galen Dunk, Jessica and Stephen Starke, Caroline Hickey, Brad Strake, Bill Goetz, Anita Sehgal, Hannah and Vince Strake, Carla Strake and Kim Doherty.